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Feb
07

WSPID Workshop: Pediatric Dengue Vaccination Dialogues

Join us for an engaging and interactive live virtual 2-hour workshop designed to empower learners with the knowledge and skills they need to effectively navigate conversations about dengue fever vaccination in pediatric patients. The workshop will center around breakout rooms where participants will work in small groups with a WSPID facilitator to learn when and […]

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Feb
07

WSPID Journal Club – February 2024

We are delighted to extend our invitation to you for the upcoming WSPID February Journal Club, an invaluable opportunity for pediatric infectious disease specialists and researchers such as yourself! About the Session This month’s focus centers on an insightful study titledĀ “Diagnostic accuracy of a three-gene Mycobacterium tuberculosis host response cartridge using fingerstick blood for childhood […]

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Dec
13

Apply now for WSPID Research Career Grants

  Exciting Opportunity for Emerging Investigators! WSPID invites applications for pilot grants in pediatric infectious diseases, antimicrobial resistance, and infection control. If you’re a fellow or early-career pediatrician/infectious diseases physician in a LMIC institution, seize this chance to kickstart your research career. Emphasizing impactful projects and supporting new talent, WSPID is here to empower the […]

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Nov
24

WSPID Webinar: Tackling Tuberculosis: Advancing Strategies for Treatment and Prevention

Explore Tuberculosis Treatment & Prevention! About the Session Dive into key topics: “Optimizing TB Treatment” and “Emerging Trends in TB Research.” Uncover insights on pediatric TB burden, treatment strategies, and prevention. Speakers: Prof. Brian Eley and Prof. Ben Marais Moderators: Dr. Alicia Chang Date: 31 January 2024 Time: 13:00 CET Convert to your own time […]

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Nov
24

WSPID Journal Club – December 2023

You are warmly invited to our upcoming WSPID Journal Club! About the Session This month, we will discuss Routine HIV Testing and Counseling related to maternal HIV. Join our panel of experts as we explore the intricacies of this study and enhance your ability to critically evaluate research in the field of pediatric infectious diseases. […]

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Oct
05

New Course: Challenges in Care and Management of Meningoencephalitis – Virtual Case Study

A new self-paced course is now available on the WSPID Global E-Learning Portal: “Challenges in Care and Management of Meningoencephalitis.” Course Details This unique educational activity features an evolving patient case set in the Philippines involving an 18-year-old female visitor from the United Kingdom who presents with undocumented fever and severe headache, accompanied by her […]

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Sep
28

WSPID Journal Club – October 2023

You are warmly invited to our upcoming WSPID Journal Club! About the Session This month, our focus is on a recent research paper titled “High Rates of ESBL-producing and Gentamycin-resistant Gram-negative Bacteria During the First Week of Life: A Multicenter Cross-sectional Study Among Infants Younger Than 2 Months With Urinary Tract Infection” published in the […]

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Aug
18

Antimicrobial Stewardship: Setting Sail on Best Practices to Optimize Treatments

You are warmly invited to our upcoming WSPID Webinar! This webinar will include two presentations on Best Practices in AMS and a live Q&A with the speakers and moderators. About the Session The theme of this session is Antimicrobial Stewardship: Setting Sail on Best Practices to Optimize Treatments. Speakers: Dr. Rona El Feghaly and Dr. […]

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Aug
16

New Live WSPID Webinar: Challenges of childhood TB diagnosis

You are warmly invited to our upcoming WSPID Webinar! This webinar will include two presentations and a live Q&A with the speakers and moderators. About the Session The theme of this session is Challenges of childhood TB diagnosis – Finding the missing cases in high-burden settings. Speakers: Prof. Regina Oladokun Dr. Watsamon Jantarabenjakul Moderators: Prof. […]

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Aug
16

Join the WSPID Journal Club – August 2023

You are warmly invited to our upcoming WSPID Journal Club session! The purpose of the Journal Club is to present a critique of an article in order to better understand how to frame effective clinical questions, understand databases, perform searches, as well as review the basics of study designs, relevant statistics and the concepts of […]

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