19th Symposium on Infections in the Immunocompromised Host
Dear colleagues and friends:
It is a great pleasure to invite you to attend the 19th biennial congress of the International Immunocompromised Host Society in Santiago! This year, for the first time, our meeting will be held in conjunction with INFOCUS which has become the most comprehensive meeting for Medical Mycology in Latin America! In this 19th ICHS/14th INFOCUS congress, we will address clinically important and scientifically hot topics including • New diagnostics • Infections in transplant recipients • Invasive fungal infections and resistance • Treatment of multi-resistant bacteria • Infectious complications in immunocompromised children • Life-threatening infections and intensive care in neutropenic cancer patients • Antiviral and antifungal immune responses in compromised hosts • Prophylaxis and treatment of viral infections in immunocompromised hosts • Zika and others in symposia , plenary sessions, meet the experts and poster sessions. We look forward to welcoming you to beautiful Santiago!
Thomas F Patterson, MD, FIDSA, FACP
President, International Immunocompromised Host Society