My IDSA Contact Us
IDSA NewsPrint-Friendly Newsletter
Forward to a Friend
Search Back Issues
 
Education & Training Resources Practice Guidelines Journals & Publications Policy & Advocacy Meetings About IDSA
April 2012
Top Stories
From the President:
Supporting the Next Generation of Our Field

Young ID specialists are the future of our field, and nurturing their development is an important priority for IDSA. One of the key ways the Society pursues this mission is through the support we offer to fellows in training.

IDSA Continues Push for Antibiotic Incentives, Members Can Help

Legislation to stimulate antibiotic development is heating up on Capitol Hill, and IDSA members can help during this critical time by contacting their members of Congress.

EIN Update: Vancomycin and Acute Renal Toxicity

EIN members discussed vancomycin, acute renal toxicity, and a recent Food and Drug Administration statement providing new information for clinicians.

IDSA Journal Club

This month, studies investigating: a novel approach in using facility antimicrobial resistance data to provide decision support for empiric antimicrobial prescription; the effect of highly active antiretroviral therapy on tuberculosis in HIV-infected patients from Western Europe and the U.S.; perinatal hepatitis B trends; and C. difficile infections in hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients.

Upcoming Dates to Remember

Renew Your IDSA Membership!
Due now!

International AIDS Society AIDS 2012
July 22-27, 2012 – Washington, D.C.

Patient Care and Science
Rhinosinusitis Guideline Podcast Now Online
New Guideline Pocketcard: Treating CAP in Children
MRSA Guidelines Slide Set Available
Fever and Neutropenia Guideline Now in Japanese
Drug Approvals, Recalls, Adverse Events Update
Clinical Practice Management
IDSA, Physician Groups Urge CMS to Re-Evaluate Penalty Timelines
Global ID
WHO Issues New Guidance to Prevent HIV in Discordant Couples, Infants
NIH Launches Initiative to Mentor Young Global Health Researchers
Interview Series: CDCís Role in Global HIV and TB
Policy and Advocacy
FDA Announces Voluntary Plan to Limit Antibiotic Use on the Farm
Your Colleagues
CDCís Antimicrobial Resistance Working Group Announces New Members
Education & Resources
IDSA, HIVMA Can Help with ABIM Recertification
CDC Webcast: Multidrug-Resistant Gonorrhea and Public Health
Top Stories
From the President:
Supporting the Next Generation of Our Field
IDSA Continues Push for Antibiotic Incentives, Members Can Help
EIN Update: Vancomycin and Acute Renal Toxicity
IDSA Journal Club

IDSA | 1300 Wilson Blvd., Suite 300 | Arlington, VA 22209 | Phone: (703) 299-0200
To ensure delivery, please add 'info@idsociety.org' to your email address book or Safe Sender List.
If you are still having problems receiving our communications,
see our white-listing page for more details.

Unsubscribe here