A one-week course dedicated to postgraduate and continuing medical education. The programme covers a broad range of topics in clinical microbiology and infectious diseases and will interest young MDs at the end of their specialty training as well as biologists, pharmacists, PhD students and postdoctoral fellows working in the infection field.
Laurent Poirel, Fribourg, Switzerland
Céline Pulcini, Nancy, France
The organizer(s) of the course will apply for European CME accreditation through EACCME.

Speakers


Florence Ader, Lyon, France
Murat Akova, Ankara, Turkey
Selim Badur, Istanbul, Turkey
Frédéric Barbut, Paris, France
Nicholas John Beeching, Liverpool, United Kingdom
Vincent Cattoir, Rennes, France
Caroline Charlier-Woerther, Paris, France
Cansu ÇİMEN, Istanbul, Turkey
Alexander W. Friedrich, Groningen, Netherlands
William Hope, Liverpool, United Kingdom
Laurent Kaiser, Geneva, Switzerland
SOLEN KERNEIS, PARIS, France
Fanny Lanternier, Paris, France
Frederic Laurent, Lyon, France
Jean-Yves Maillard, Cardiff, United Kingdom
Anne-Geneviève Marcelin, Paris, France
Francis Megraud, Bordeaux, France
Patrice Nordmann, Fribourg, Switzerland
Jean-Michel Pawlotsky, Creteil, France
Laurent Poirel, Fribourg, Switzerland
Mario Poljak, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Céline Pulcini, Nancy, France
Jesús Rodríguez-Baño, Seville, Spain
Etienne Ruppe, Paris, France
Maurizio Sanguinetti, Rome, Italy
Jeroen Schouten, Nijmegen, Netherlands
Evelina Tacconelli, Tübingen, Germany
Pierre Tattevin, Rennes, France
Ursula Theuretzbacher, Vienna, Austria
Julie Toubiana, Paris, France
Alex Van Belkum, LA BALME LES GROTTES, France
Annelies Zinkernagel, Zurich, Switzerland

Contact Person (Scientific Programme)

Céline Pulcini
University of Lorraine
Service de Maladies Infectieuses
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54000 Nancy
France
+33 3 83 15 40 97
celine.pulcini@univ-lorraine.fr

Administrative Secretariat

Thomas Greif
European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ESCMID)
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P.O. Box 214
4010 Basel
Switzerland
thomas.greif@escmid.org

Accommodation Details

FIAP
30 rue Cabanis
75014 Paris
France

Venue Info

Event Map
Venue Details
FIAP
30 rue Cabanis, 75014 Paris
France

Sunday, 1 July 2018

08:30 - 08:45
ESCMID lecture
Speaker(s): Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
08:45 - 09:00
The Trainee Association of ESCMID (TAE): a network of young professionals
Speaker(s): Cansu ÇİMEN
09:00 - 09:15
ESCMID Summer School presentation
Speaker(s): Evelina Tacconelli
09:15 - 09:45
Welcome
Speaker(s): Laurent Poirel
Speaker(s): Céline Pulcini
09:45 - 10:30
Opening lecture: rapid diagnostic tests as useful tools for combating superbugs - recent developments
Speaker(s): Patrice Nordmann
10:30 - 11:00
Coffee break
11:00 - 11:45
Case studies for MDR Gram-negative bacteria
Speaker(s): Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
11:45 - 12:30
Recent advances in drug developments: new antibiotics for new problems
Speaker(s): Murat Akova
12:30 - 13:30
Lunch
13:30 - 15:30
Student presentations (two parallel panels)
Chairperson(s): Murat Akova
Chairperson(s): Laurent Poirel
15:30 - 16:00
Coffee break
16:00 - 17:00
Small group tutorials 1
16:00 - 17:00
How to start an antimicrobial stewardship programme in your hospital
Speaker(s): SOLEN KERNEIS
Speaker(s): Céline Pulcini
16:00 - 17:00
Infection control/outbreak control/measures for MDR bacteria
Speaker(s): Evelina Tacconelli
16:00 - 17:00
Translating antibiotic susceptibility testing results in the real life (clinical cases)
Speaker(s): Vincent Cattoir
16:00 - 17:00
What can new diagnostic techniques provide to modern microbiology and ID?
Speaker(s): Etienne Ruppe
17:30 - 22:00
Social event

Monday, 2 July 2018

08:30 - 09:15
From basic research to clinical discovery: the HIV revolution
Speaker(s): Selim Badur
09:15 - 10:00
Update on antiretroviral approaches for treating HIV infections
Speaker(s): Anne-Geneviève Marcelin
10:00 - 10:45
Update on HCV/HBV treatment
Speaker(s): Jean-Michel Pawlotsky
10:45 - 11:15
Coffee break
11:15 - 12:00
How to manage Ebola and other emerging infections?
Speaker(s): Laurent Kaiser
12:00 - 12:45
Main methodological mistakes and how to avoid them
Speaker(s): Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
12:45 - 13:45
Lunch
13:45 - 15:45
Student presentations (two parallel panels)
Chairperson(s): Alexander W. Friedrich
Chairperson(s): Céline Pulcini
15:45 - 16:15
Coffee break
16:15 - 17:15
Small group tutorials 2
16:15 - 17:15
How to start an antimicrobial stewardship programme in your hospital
Speaker(s): SOLEN KERNEIS
Speaker(s): Céline Pulcini
16:15 - 17:15
Infection control/outbreak control/measures for MDR bacteria
Speaker(s): Evelina Tacconelli
16:15 - 17:15
Translating antibiotic susceptibility testing results in the real life (clinical cases)
Speaker(s): Vincent Cattoir
16:15 - 17:15
What can new diagnostic techniques provide to modern microbiology and ID?
Speaker(s): Etienne Ruppe
17:15 - 22:00
Free evening

Tuesday, 3 July 2018

08:30 - 09:15
How to publish in a good journal
Speaker(s): Laurent Poirel
09:15 - 10:00
Relationships between industry and academia
Speaker(s): Alex Van Belkum
10:00 - 10:45
When is decolonisation useful?
Speaker(s): Evelina Tacconelli
10:45 - 11:15
Coffee break
11:15 - 12:00
Clostridium difficile: current threats
Speaker(s): Frédéric Barbut
12:00 - 12:45
Tropical clinical cases
Speaker(s): Nicholas John Beeching
12:45 - 13:45
Lunch
13:45 - 15:45
Student presentations (two parallel panels)
Chairperson(s): Nicholas John Beeching
Chairperson(s): Vincent Cattoir
15:45 - 16:15
Coffee break
16:15 - 17:15
Small group tutorials 3
16:15 - 17:15
How to start an antimicrobial stewardship programme in your hospital
Speaker(s): SOLEN KERNEIS
Speaker(s): Céline Pulcini
16:15 - 17:15
Infection control/outbreak control/measures for MDR bacteria
Speaker(s): Alexander W. Friedrich
16:15 - 17:15
Translating antibiotic susceptibility testing results in the real life (clinical cases)
Speaker(s): Vincent Cattoir
16:15 - 17:15
What can new diagnostic techniques provide to modern microbiology and ID?
Speaker(s): Etienne Ruppe
17:15 - 22:00
Free evening

Wednesday, 4 July 2018

08:30 - 09:15
Basic PK/PD principles and their use in practice (clinical cases)
Speaker(s): William Hope
09:15 - 10:00
MDR TB: how to treat?
Speaker(s): Florence Ader
10:00 - 10:45
How a new antibiotic comes to the market, and why is that so difficult?
Speaker(s): Ursula Theuretzbacher
10:45 - 11:15
Coffee break
11:15 - 12:00
TTT and diag MDR Gram-positive including a focus on osteo-articular infections
Speaker(s): Frederic Laurent
12:00 - 12:45
Materno-fœtal infections
Speaker(s): Caroline Charlier-Woerther
12:45 - 13:45
Lunch
13:45 - 15:45
Student presentations (two parallel panels)
Chairperson(s): Florence Ader
Chairperson(s): Etienne Ruppe
16:30 - 22:00
Social event

Thursday, 5 July 2018

08:30 - 09:15
Vaccination
Speaker(s): Mario Poljak
09:15 - 10:00
Basic research on bacterial pathogenesis
Speaker(s): Annelies Zinkernagel
10:00 - 10:45
Mycology
Speaker(s): Maurizio Sanguinetti
10:45 - 11:15
Coffee break
11:15 - 12:00
Treatment of invasive aspergillosis
Speaker(s): Fanny Lanternier
12:00 - 12:45
Infections in paediatrics (clinical cases)
Speaker(s): Julie Toubiana
12:45 - 13:45
Lunch
13:45 - 15:45
Student presentations (two parallel panels)
Chairperson(s): Maurizio Sanguinetti
Chairperson(s): Annelies Zinkernagel
15:45 - 16:15
Coffee break
16:15 - 17:15
Small group tutorials 4
16:15 - 17:15
How to start an antimicrobial stewardship programme in your hospital
Speaker(s): SOLEN KERNEIS
Speaker(s): Céline Pulcini
16:15 - 17:15
Infection control/outbreak control/measures for MDR bacteria
Speaker(s): Alexander W. Friedrich
16:15 - 17:15
Translating antibiotic susceptibility testing results in the real life (clinical cases)
Speaker(s): Vincent Cattoir
16:15 - 17:15
What can new diagnostic techniques provide to modern microbiology and ID?
Speaker(s): Etienne Ruppe
17:15 - 22:00
Free evening

Friday, 6 July 2018

08:30 - 09:15
Management of brain abcesses
Speaker(s): Pierre Tattevin
09:15 - 10:00
Sepsis: new definitions and new approaches
Speaker(s): Jeroen Schouten
10:00 - 10:45
IV-oral switch in complex infections: can we do it?
Speaker(s): SOLEN KERNEIS
10:45 - 11:15
Coffee break
11:15 - 12:00
Antiseptics
Speaker(s): Jean-Yves Maillard
12:00 - 12:45
Helicobacter pylori and gastritis: diagnosis and treatment
Speaker(s): Francis Megraud
12:45 - 13:45
Lunch
13:45 - 15:45
Student presentations (two parallel panels)
Chairperson(s): SOLEN KERNEIS
Chairperson(s): Mario Poljak
15:45 - 16:15
Evaluation
Chairperson(s): Laurent Poirel
Chairperson(s): Céline Pulcini
17:00 - 23:00
Social event

Saturday, 7 July 2018

08:00 - 22:00
Departures

04-May-2018
01-Jun-2018
750
850
1050
1150
The fee covers the course, educational material, seven nights in a double room (shared with a co-student) in the FIAP, breakfast, lunches, coffee breaks, social events, as well as the transfer from Paris airport to the venue and back on the first respectively last day of the event (30 June/7 July). Additional nights required need to be booked directly with the venue.
To apply for the ESCMID Summer School 2018, please register online. As part of the application we request to send a short letter explaining your professional situation and motivation for attending the Summer School and a brief CV. In addition, each participant is requested to submit a short description of an educational case or your research project for presentation and discussion during the Summer School. Applications are accepted until 1 June 2018 - for late application check with the administrative secretariat.
Participants are requested to submit a case or their research project as part of the application for attending the 17th ESCMID Summer School. All participants will present their cases or research project during the course. The case/research project should come from the professional experience of the applicant, be of practical relevance and have some educational value. The description should not exceed 2500 characters.
16-Mar-2018
30-Mar-2018