The Society's quarterly newsletter, ISID News, is an important
vehicle for communication among its members. In addition to current information
about the International Congress and other activities of the Society,
reports of regional meetings and scientific articles are often included in
ISID NEWS is sent to both corresponding
and regular members
of the Society.
More information about ISID NEWS, including the latest issue.
International Journal of Infectious Diseases
The International Journal of Infectious
is the official publication of the Society and serves to
convey information on the epidemiology, clinical evaluation, diagnosis, treatment,
and control of infections to infectious disease researchers and clinicians
throughout the world. The Journal seeks to enhance the reader's understanding
of the medical and cultural factors that affect infectious diseases in different
parts of the world and to provide insight into the prevention, treatment, and
management of infectious diseases.
The Journal is published bimonthly and is available to regular
of the Society. Individuals wishing to subscribe to the Journal
without becoming members of the Society may do so at a yearly rate of $140
USD in the US and Canada, and €125 in Europe, ¥16600.00 in Japan and
$140 USD elsewhere.
The Journal is indexed on MEDLINE
Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Bill Cameron, M.D., FRCP(C), University of Ottawa,
More information about the IJID
, including abstracts
of current and past issues, editorial policies, and advertising information.
Guide to Infection Control in Hospitals
The Guide is a practical handbook for the management of nosocomial
infections and the development of hospital-based infection control programs.
The Guide has been translated into Spanish, Polish, Croatian, Russian, and Chinese.
More information about the Guide
including chapter summaries.