Hearings Highlight Vaccine Access, Knowledge, Policy Gaps

March 7, 2019

With evidence that the number of measles cases and outbreaks this year is already well on track to exceed last year’s numbers, the March 5, 2019 Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions hearing is drawing urgent attention to a central tenet of public health: vaccines save lives.

Review Finds Antibiotic Development Increased, but Insufficient

February 7, 2019

While the pipeline of new antibiotics has improved over the past six years, momentum in the development of new infection-fighting agents remains inadequate and could take a significant downturn without new incentives, a report released in Clinical Infectious Diseases shows.

Report Highlights ID Physician Public Health Contributions and Challenges

October 18, 2018

Delineating the broad range of public health contributions provided by physicians specializing in infectious diseases, an article published today in Clinical Infectious Diseases sets forth concrete recommendations to ensure continued training and practice in the field meet increasing demand. 

IDSA Honors 105 Distinguished Physicians, Scientists

August 29, 2018

The Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) recognizes the distinguished physicians and scientists from the United States and around the world who were elected this year to be Fellows of IDSA.