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

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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.

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October - December 2016
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July -September 2016
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1st Issue 2015
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April - June 2015

Press Release

39th Annual Conference of Pakistan Association of Pathologists and 4th Joint conference of Societies of Pathology

Dear Colleagues/Presidents of respective Societies, It is with great pleasure to announce that the 39th Annual Conference of Pakistan Association of Pathologists and 4th Joint conference of Societies of Pathology would be held from 25th to 27th November’2016 in Institute of Basic Medical Sciences (IBMS), Phase V, Hayatabad, Peshawar with pre conference workshops scheduled on […]

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AMR in Pakistan: Current Situation and Future Approaches

AMR is a global concern and through this symposium we hope to create advocacy but also to identify priority needs for AMR control within Pakistan in line with the recent national AMR policy. The symposium will be attended by clinical microbiologists, infectious disease physicians, clinicians, veterinarians, pharmaceutical representative and researchers interested in AMR.   Please […]

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World Rabies Day (Announcement)

WRD is on Sept 28, but we have plans for the entire month, and beyond Sept 3 Lecture at JPMC Auditorium for doctors and nurses (done. Over 400 attended) Sept 20 Public awareness Bizerta Lines behind JPMC, NICH in street corners (done) Sept 24 Lecture at Murshid Hospital Hub, and visit to their newly opened […]

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AMR Workshops held at Peshawar and Lahore

Globally antimicrobial resistance is a growing concern. Therefore, it is imperative that challenges concerned with antimicrobial resistance in the clinical and diagnostic laboratories be highlighted and resolved. The paucity of standardized laboratory practices, SOPs and culture sensitivity within emerging economies creates a need for capacity building in laboratories for Antimicrobial resistance testing and surveillance as […]

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Latest News

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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 […]

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January 1st

Chickungunya Fever

Chikungunya fever is an acute febrile most of the time self-limiting illness caused by an arthropod-borne alphavirus, Chikungunya virus (CHIKV). CHIKV was first recognized as a human pathogen during the 1950s in Africa, and since then, cases have been identified in many countries in Africa and Asia. The name chikungunya originates from a verb in […]

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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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June 16th

Initiation of Policy Development: “National Policy for Antimicrobial Resistance Containment”

Antibiotic resistance is one of the major health crises in Pakistan with overall situation much more grim as depicted in many published studies over last two decades. Pakistan in line with World Health Resolution in May 2015 and “One Health” approach has initiated efforts to set up a “National Policy for Antimicrobial Resistance Containment” through […]

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