NEWS FROM ILADS
April 22, 2015
The International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society (ILADS) has criticized the Lyme guidelines review panel of the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) for excluding patient interests and disregarding competing guidelines in its review plan. IDSA put together a panel charged with revising its outdated 2006 Lyme guidelines. As noted by ILADS, IDSA violated the principles of quality guideline development established by the Institute of Medicine (IOM) by excluding Lyme patients from the panel. IDSA also ignored the recently published ILADS Lyme guidelines in formulating its guideline topics for panel discussion.Read More...
2015 ILADS European Conference joins a series of intellectually stimulating events whose focus is educating medical professionals about the proper diagnosis and treatment of Lyme disease. The focus will be an emphasis on uniquely European strains of Bb.
International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society is proud to bring its 2015 annual scientific conference to Ft. Lauderdale, FL. This is an underserved area for medical professionals who have an interest in treating tick borne diseases. The program will consist of cutting edge research presentations each morning followed by practical afternoon breakout sessions.
ILADEF Physician Training Program
ILADEF ANNOUNCES RESEARCH PRIZE
Two researchers will be invited to present their papers in the basic science/clinical research area at the annual scientific session in Ft. Lauderdale. These two researchers will be eligible for up to 700 euros or 1,000 dollars. An award for Best Poster will also be made at the meeting.