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IDSA News Archive 


October 14, 2020

A recent article in Lancet Oncology examined tumor type and the risk of infection with and death from SARS-CoV-2. Read IDSA’s Journal Club review by Razan El Ramahi, M.B.B.S.

October 7, 2020

A recent OFID article described clinical characteristics and outcomes based on race of hospitalized patients with COVID-19 in New Orleans. Read IDSA’s Journal Club review by Erica Kaufman West, M.D.

Sept 30, 2020

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to evolve, ongoing understanding of behavioral risks of infection acquisition remains critically important in informing public health measures and messaging.

Sept 23, 2020

In a recent Lancet Public Health study, Nguyen et al. assessed the risk of COVID-19 among front-line health care workers (HCWs) compared with the general population and the effect of personal protective equipment (PPE) on this risk in the U.K. and U.S.

Sept 16, 2020

A recent Annals of Internal Medicine article evaluated the risk of SARS-CoV-2 transmission to close contacts in different settings. Read IDSA’s Journal Club review by Kelly Cawcutt, M.D., MS.

Sept 9, 2020

Recent articles in the Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes and CID described COVID-19 outcomes in people with HIV. Read IDSA’s Journal Club review by Lauren Richey, M.D., MPH, FIDSA.

Aug 8, 2020

A recent Lancet Rheumatology article investigated the use of tocilizumab in patients with severe COVID-19. Read IDSA’s Journal Club review by Razan El Ramahi, M.B.B.S.

Aug 1, 2020

A recent article in Clinical Infectious Diseases described the demographics of SARS-CoV-2 infection in the New York City area. Read IDSA’s Journal Club review by Christopher J. Graber, M.D., MPH, FIDSA.

July 29, 2020

A recent study in JAMA Network Open looked at colchicine as an anti-inflammatory treatment for COVID-19. Read IDSA’s Journal Club review by Erica Kaufman West, M.D.

July 18, 2020

A recent study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences explored the genomic determinants of SARS-CoV-2 pathogenicity and transmission. Read IDSA’s Journal Club review by Jennifer Brown, M.D.

July 11, 2020

Several recent articles have described cases of multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C) associated with SARS-CoV-2. Read IDSA’s Journal Club review by Terri Stillwell, M.D.

July 8, 2020

A recent Lancet article investigated the effects of distancing, face masks, and eye protection on SARS-CoV-2 transmission. Read IDSA’s Journal Club review by Kelly Cawcutt, M.D., MS.

June 6, 2020

Two recent publications have provided initial data on the toll of COVID-19 on health care personnel. Read IDSA’s Journal Club review by Manie Beheshti, M.D.

May 30, 2020

Journal Club COVID-19 Edition: Radiological Manifestations in Patients with COVID-19

May 20, 2020

Journal Club COVID-19 Edition: Lessons Learned From COVID-19 Contact Tracing in Taiwan

May 6, 2020

Journal Club COVID-19 Edition: Convalescent Plasma for Critically Ill Patients with COVID-19

April 1, 2020

IDSA News COVID-19 Special Edition

March 18, 2020

COVID-19 Statements, Testing Resources, Podcasts and More

March 4, 2020

Federal Funding for COVID-19, CMS Release SAR-CoV-2 Billing Code, Society Awards Nominations Opens, and More

February 19, 2020

Apply for Board of Directors, Become an IDSA Fellow, President's Budget Increase, and More

February 5, 2020

Updated Coronavirus Resources, Apply for the Board of Directors, New Guidelines App, and More

January 22, 2020

Wuhan nCoV Resources Available on IDSA Website, 31st Annual Clinical Fellows Meeting, and More.

January 8, 2020

Bankruptcies Fuel AMR Crisis, Congress Funds “Ending the HIV Epidemic,” and More


December 23, 2019

2019 Achievements, ID Match Results, FY 2020 Fed Spending Bill

December 11, 2019

Stewardship Podcast, HCV Guidance Updates, GERM Program Accepting Applications

November 27, 2019

IDSA is Thankful for You, Our Members, New TB Guideline, $500k Research Grants Available

November 13, 2019

CDC's AMR Threat Report, Meet IDSA’s New President, CMS Issues Final E/M Code Revisions, and more.

October 30, 2019

LEAP Fellowship Announced, IDSA Hosts Research Summit, Public Health Concerns Over Immigrant Detention Centers.

October 16, 2019

New Strategic Plan, IDWeek Breaks Records, 2020 IDSA Leadership Institute, & More.

Special IDWeek 2019 Edition

Board of Directors, Society Awards, IDWeek Twitterstorm, and More

September 18, 2019

Gender Advancement Barriers Focus Groups, Twitterstorm on Vaccines, Journal Club and More!

September 4, 2019

Take the ID/HIV Compensation Survey Today, 2019 FIDSA Designees, Leadership Institute Application Opens Soon, and more!

August 21, 2019

Sneak Preview of IDWeek Lecturers, New Core Antimicrobial Stewardship Curriculum, Journal Club, and More!

August 7, 2019

ID Physician Compensation Survey, Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Proposed Rule, Journal Club, and More!

July 24, 2019

ID Physician Compensation Survey, IDWeek Mentorship Program, HIV Provider Directory, and More.

July 10, 2019

ID Physician Compensation Survey, Centers of Excellence Designation, and More.

June 26, 2019

2019 IDSA/HIVMA Board of Directors Elections Now Underway, The New IDSA Academy Is Here, and More.

June 12, 2019

New Legislation Will #DISARMSuperbugs, Spring Break for ID Doctors?, Urge Congress to Support the VACCINES Act, and More

May 29, 2019

IDSA at the World Health Assembly, Join the HIV Provider Directory, Urge Presidential Candidates to Prioritize ID & HIV, and more.

May 15, 2019

Inaugural Leadership Institute, Clinical Fellows Meeting Planning Volunteer Opportunity, A Journey Toward Inclusion, Diversity, Access & Equity at IDSA, and more.

May 1, 2019

Measles Cases Reach Record Numbers, IDSA Member ACP Award Recipients, New Learning Management System and More.

April 17, 2019

New IDSA Patient Fact Sheet, Take Action to Fully Fund ID/HIV Programs, Call for Committee Volunteers Deadline Approaching, and more.

April 3, 2019

Call for Committee Volunteers, Become an Advocate for ID & HIV, ID & the Opioid Epidemic, and more.

March 20, 2019

Leadership Development Committee Members Named, 2018 Annual Report, Journal Club, and more.

March 6, 2019

FIDSA Applications, Society Awards Nominations, IDWeek Registration Open, and more.

February 20, 2019

Deadline Approaching: BoD Applications, ALZ Grant Awardees, Journal Club and more.

February 6, 2019

State of the Union Response, Board of Directors Call for Applications, Journal Club and more

January 23, 2019

In Memoriam: Dr. Gerald Medoff, Vaccine Advocacy Toolkit, Journal Club and more

January 9, 2019

Leadership Development Committee, Government Shutdown, Journal Club, and more


December 26, 2018

Updated IDSA Flu Guidelines, Bylaws Vote, Journal Club and more

December 12, 2018

Embrace the Future of ID, NIAID Revises FY19 K Award Payline, Journal Club, and more

November 28, 2018

Embrace the Future of ID, NIAID Revises FY19 K Award Payline, Journal Club, and more

November 14, 2018

Important Bylaws Vote, New OPAT Guideline, CMS Final Rule on E/M Code

October 31, 2018

Improvements to Guidelines on Website, ABIM Announces Changes, Journal Club and more

October 17, 2018

IDWeek 2018 Highlights, IDSA Launches Leadership Institute, ABIM Prep for Changes in 2019, and more

October 3, 2018

IDWeek 2018 Special Edition

September 26, 2018

In Memoriam: Sid Finegold, MD, FIDSA; Diversity, Inclusion & Equity Task Force Members Named; Journal Club & More

September 12, 2018

Hurricane Preparations, Efforts to Delay E/M Code Change Gain Traction on the Hill, Journal Club & More

August 29, 2018

Announcing 2018 FIDSAs, Protecting LTDs, IDSA in the News and more

August 15, 2018

Optimizing the ID Physician-Scientist Workforce, Potentially Harmful Proposed E/M Code Changes

August 1, 2018

Guidelines Survey, ABIM Governance, Journal Club and more

July 18, 2018

Alzheimer’s Research Funding Opp, ABIM Knowledge Check-in Feedback

July 3, 2018

Updated Lab Diagnosis Guide; Journal Club; Governance Recommendations

June 20, 2018

In Memoriam of Adel Mahmoud, MD, PhD, FIDSA

June 6, 2018

2018 IDSA/HIVMA Elections

May 23, 2018

“Outbreak” Exhibit Debuts at Smithsonian

May 9, 2018

In Memoriam: Stanley Falkow; Webinar: Discussing Journals

April 25, 2018

Calling All Innovators; Become an Advocate; ASP Curriculum; Fighting TB & More

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