Dr. Francis A. Plummer, Professor Emeritus of Medicine and Medical Microbiology at the University of Manitoba, and recipient of the 2016 Canada Gairdner Wightman Award, gave this inspirational presentaton about emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases and important innovations of the National Microbiology Laboratory during his tenure as its director. His lecture was delivered at the […]
Dr. Laurenna Peters, Consultant in Infectious Diseases at Burnaby Hospital, BC and an expert in International and Tropical Medicine with extensive volunteer experience in Asia, Africa, Central and South America, gave this excellent talk at the annual Fraser Health Infectious Disease Symposium on October 15, 2016 at the Surrey Memorial Hospital. Download PDF here.
The Vancouver seawall was the beautiful early morning setting for the 2nd Annual Canadian Foundation for Infectious Diseases (CFID) Bug Run that took place at this year’s Annual AMMI Canada CACMID Annual Conference in Vancouver. Nearly 50 enthusiasts braved the early hour and joined together to run, jog or stroll the 2.5/5km course prior to […]
These plenary talks were presented at the 2016 AMMI Canada/CACMID Annual Conference in Vancouver, BC, during Mar 30-Apr 2, 2016: What’s Hot in 2016 What’s Hot in Adult Infectious Disease? (Dr. Victor Leung, University of British Columbia) What’s Hot in Paediatric Infectious Disease? (Dr. Soren Gantt, University of British Columbia) What’s Hot in Diagnostic Microbiology? (Dr. Deirdre Church, […]
Professor Emeritus, Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD Download presentation