Become a Member

  • you learn to improve your clinical acumen, understand laboratory diagnostics and learn proper use of antimicrobial agents
  • you receive the peer reviewed quarterly Infectious Disease Journal of Pakistan, which is an asset to understanding indigenous Infectious Disease problems of Pakistan
  • you receive emails that keep you informed about new and emerging Infectious disease issues both locally and worldwideyou become part of the “think tank” on ID issues and help create a scientific environment

Medical graduate registered with PMDC and holding postgraduate qualification in any specialty.
Full member may be:

  • Life member: with payment of Rs. 3000/- (one time only)
  • Annual member: with payment of Rs. 1000-  per annum

PhD, MSc, M. Phil in biological sciences; BSc in Nursing and allied medical science, with payment of Rs. 1000/ year

Full Member: Shall have the right to:

  • Participate in all activities of the society.
  • Receive all publications including quarterly ID Journal of Pakistan
  • Vote According to constitution of the society.

Associate Members: Shall Have the right to:

  • Participate in all activities of the society.
  • Receive all publications including quarterly ID Journal of Pakistan

Please send your completed application form and return by hand or by mail. Membership fee will only be received in cash / Cross Cheque / pay order or bank draft made out to “Infectious Disease Society of Pakistan” Please obtain receipt and membership number. You will receive a plastic coated membership card after one week.

MMIDSP Education

Infectious disease: Clinical pathological conference

On the last Wednesday of each month, key members of IDSP in Karachi and Lahore meet via teleconferencing. The meeting takes place at Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi. The meeting generally has two case presentations, essentially clinical dilemmas presented by ID fellows or micro residents. The meeting provides opportunity for fellows, residents and consultants to […]

Guide to training programs in Microbiology

Microbiology plays a pivotal role in identification and diagnosis of important infectious diseases. Physicians largely depend on microbiologist for diagnosis. Microbiologists have been pioneers and office bearers of IDSP and historically have played an important role in identifying outbreaks with laudable services towards tuberculosis and HIV/AIDs. Microbiology is an ever evolving field with innovations in […]

Fellowship in Adult and Pediatric Infectious Diseases

CPSP approved Second Fellowship in Infectious Diseases in 2010 to meet the country’s growing demand for trained Infectious diseases Physician. Pakistan is one of the few resource limited nations that has been unable to eradicate polio, control malaria or dengue and yet we have entered the age of superbugs, XDR TB and are facing concentrated […]

Core Curriculum for CPSP Fellowship in Infectious Diseases.

CPSP in collaboration with key members of IDSP designed the curricula for training in Infectious Diseases that serves as a guideline. To review the curriculam

Useful Publications

Useful resources including articles from authors and our monthly issues.

IDJ Title 3rd Issue 2017
July - September 2017
IDJ Title 2nd Issue 2017
April - June 2017
Jan-Mar 2017 Title
January - March 2017
Title Oct-Dec 2016
October - December 2016
3rd Issue Title 2016
July -September 2016
2nd Issue Title 2016
April - June 2016

Press Release

Prof. Viqar Zaman Passed Away

OBITUARY   With great sorrow we inform that Prof. Viqar Zaman Founding Chair of the Department of Microbiology The Aga Khan University passed away yesterday evening.   May Allah grant his soul in eternal peace and tranquility as well as courage to his family to bear this irreparable loss      Please note that Soyum of Prof. Viqar […]

Infectious Diseases Society of Pakistan

Antibiotic Stewardship Lecture Series in Karachi

Young ID fellows from Karachi has planned to conduct a series of lectures on “Antibiotic Stewardship and Basic Infection Control” from the platform of Medical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases Society of Pakistan (MMIDSP) in different hospitals of Karachi. First program of the series is going to be held in collaboration with Patel Hospital, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, on […]

Infectious Diseases Society of Pakistan

MMIDSP arranging series of sessions on Antibiotic Stewardship in collaboration with Sanofi

MMIDSP in collaboration with Sanofi is organizing a series of sessions around the country focusing on Antibiotic Stewardship. In accordance with the theme, programs will be held in the following cities on the corresponding dates: City Date Status Hyderabad 12 Jul 2017 Confirmed Karachi 27 Jul 2017 Confirmed Peshawar 28 Jul 2017 Tentative Lahore 29 […]

Infectious Diseases Society of Pakistan

Community Acquired Acute Infections

MMIDSP, in collaboration with The Indus Hospital, Karachi, is organizing an Awareness Program for Family Medicine practitioners at the Seminar Hall, The Indus Hospital, Karachi on Tuesday 16th May, 2017 from 12 noon till 3.00 pm. Dr. Naseem Salahuddin, Head of Infectious Disease, The Indus Hospital and Dr. Sunil Dodani, Infectious Disease Consultant, SIUT, will […]

Infectious Diseases Society of Pakistan

Latest News

Rabid Dog

June 7th

Indus Hospital Research Center forms “Rabies-Free Karachi” Team

Rabies is primarily a disease of animals, and is transmitted to man by the bite of an infected animal, usually a dog. It is almost always fatal and one of the most torturous forms of death from any infectious disease. Children under 15 years age are most affected as they play in the streets and […]

Adult Guidelines Title

May 26th

GUIDELINES for Diagnosis and Management of Common Infectious Diseases in Adults in Pakistan” is now on sale.

In this ever changing era of science and technology, rapid advancements in medical treatment is no exception. Keeping in view the need for imparting information about new modalities in diagnosis and management of infectious diseases (IDs) among doctors in training and family physicians, many leading specialists of ID contributed toward compiling this book. All commonly […]


February 21st

World Association of Medical Editors (WAME)

Members can benefit from the list of Predatory Journals: From 2011 to January 2017.   Jeffrey Beall, a librarian at Auraria Library and associate professor at the University of Colorado Denver, compiled annual lists of potential, possible, or probably predatory scholarly open access journals   This WAME document aims to provide guidance to help editors, researchers, funders, academic […]

Nishtar from south

January 10th

14th Annual Conference of MMIDSP in Multan

14th Annual Conference of MMIDSP in Multan The Chairman and the Organizing Committee of the 14th Annual Conference of MMIDSP invite you to attend the 14th Annual Conference of MMIDSP at Nishtar Medical College, Multan on March 10-11 2017. The theme of the conference is “One World – One Health” with focus to include all the […]

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