24th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, ECCMID 2014 is the primary event on microbiology, immunology and infectious diseases in Europe which is annually organized by the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases.
The European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases is a non-profit organization whose mission is to improve the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of infection-related diseases.
The conference, which attracts over 10’000 experts from all over the world, will address a broad scope of topics ranging from diagnosis and prevention to epidemiology, pathogenesis and treatment of infectious diseases. Special emphasis will be given to emerging infections, including influenza, antibiotic resistance and infection control.
As world’s largest conference on clinical microbiology and infectious diseases, ECCMID offers microbiologists and clinicians an invaluable opportunity to share the most recent research knowledge in the battle against infectious diseases. The global challenges and hazards threatening European citizens will be addressed in some 150 sessions, workshops and symposia and approximately 2500 poster presentations.