IDSA and HIVMA on Updated PrEP Recommendations

IDSA and the HIVMA welcome the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force’s updated statement reaffirming and expanding its Grade A recommendation for pre-exposure prophylaxis for the prevention of HIV among adolescents and adults.

Senate Appropriations Bill Misses Opportunity to Fund Workforce Pilot Program

The Senate’s FY 2024 Labor, Health and Human Services and State and Foreign Operations appropriations bills largely flat fund ID programs at FY 2023 levels and provide a few modest increases.

House Appropriations Bills Endanger Domestic and Global ID Programs

IDSA is disappointed that the House Labor, Health and Human Services Subcommittee did not fund the Bio-Preparedness Workforce Pilot Program in its FY 2024 appropriations bill, missing an opportunity to close the widening ID workforce gap.

IDSA and HIVMA on Incoming NIAID Director Dr. Jeanne Marrazzo

Dr. Marrazzo is an exceptional infectious diseases physician, leader, mentor and scientist who has dedicated her career to key areas of research, including sexually transmitted infections, HIV and antimicrobial resistance.

Scientific Advances in HIV Signal Need for Continued Investment

Breakthrough research presented at the International AIDS Society’s 2023 Conference on HIV Science in Brisbane, Australia this week demonstrates the significant advances and scientific achievements recently made in HIV science.

IDSA Print Journals to Move to Monthly Issue Schedule

The Infectious Diseases Society of America is pleased to share the next step in its ongoing journey to reduce its environmental footprint. Beginning in January 2024, IDSA’s two print journals, Clinical Infectious Diseases and The Journal of Infectious Diseases, will move from 24 issues per year to 12.

Statement On CDC Director Mandy Cohen, MD, MPH

IDSA and the HIVMA welcome President Biden’s appointment of Dr. Mandy Cohen to lead the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. As the nation’s public health agency, CDC has a vital role in ensuring current and future health and preparedness.

IDSA Honors Senators, Representatives Making an Impact on ID

IDSA is presenting its “2023 Legislative Impact Awards” to a bipartisan group of U.S. senators and representatives who have successfully led the passage of a new law or secured increased federal resources to address top IDSA priorities, including supporting the ID/HIV workforce and combating antimicrobial resistance.

Seven Institutions Receive the IDSA Antimicrobial Stewardship Center of Excellence Designation

The Infectious Diseases Society of America announced today the recipients of its Antimicrobial Stewardship Centers of Excellence designation.

The IDSA Foundation Honors Dr. George W. Counts

The IDSA Foundation has named the George W. Counts, MD, FIDSA, Executive Conference room in honor of one of the country’s leading physicians, researchers, teachers, mentors and leaders.

IDSA Foundation Honors Memory Of Dr. John And Jean Bartlett

The IDSA Foundation honored the memory of John Bartlett, MD, and his spouse Jean by dedicating a special member lounge in their names.

IDSA Foundation Honors Dr. Stanley Falkow and Dr. Lucy Tompkins

The IDSA Foundation honored the accomplishments of Stanley Falkow, PhD, FIDSA, and his spouse Lucy Tompkins, MD, PhD, FIDSA.