The International Society of Anti-Infective Pharmacology is an interdisciplinary scientific society for the study of pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics and for the improvement of dosing of anti-infectives. The Society efforts are focused on expanding basic and applied knowledge in this area of chemotherapeutics through the organization of symposia, discussion workshops , and educational workshops with international participation, in connection with major scientific meetings dealing with the chemotherapy of infectious diseases (ASM microbe, ICC, ECCMID ...), and other scientific societies with common interests, and Regulatory Authorities (FDA, EMA).
ISAP mourns the loss of Johan Mouton
Johan Mouton MD, Ph.D., our former President passed away on July 9, 2019. He will be deeply missed by the ISAP community. Link.
Job openings at University of Poitiers
October 2019: Hamburg University, Germany, is searching a PhD student to perform PK-PD research in the field of antibiotic combination therapy.
October 2019: Leiden University, The Netherlands, is searching a PhD student for model-based individualization of antibacterial treatment of chronic lung infections.
September 2019: Uppsala University, Sweden, is looking for a postdoc with experience and interest in pharmacometrics and antibiotic drug development.
The 29th ECCMID conference will be held in Amsterdam, The Netherlands from 13-16 April 2019. Information on PK-PD-related sessions will follow.
ASM MICROBE 2019
ASM Microbe takes place in San Francisco, CA, USA from June 20-24, 2019. ISAP contributes a workshop titled "Introduction to Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics: a Basic Primer" on June 20 2019. More details.
ISAP-EPASG-EUCAST Course 2019
Just before ECCMID, from 10 to 12 April 2019, ISAP will co-organize an ESCMID Postgraduate Education course titled "Optimised dosing of antibiotics – understanding PK/PD, clinical breakpoints and therapeutic drug monitoring." More details.