Learn the latest evidence-based scientific advances about Lyme and associated diseases.

Evidence and Research-Based Lyme Treatment Recommendations

Upcoming Conferences

Photo of East Stroudsburg facility

2020 ILADS Regional Conference in East Stroudsburg, PA

Advances in Research and Clinical Practice in Tick-Borne Diseases

Save the Date!

April 17-18 | East Stroudsburg, PA

ILADS is happy to announce it is partnering with East Stroudsburg University, Drexel University and PA Lyme Resource to bring an educational program for medical professionals and researchers on April 17-18, 2020 in East Stroudsburg, PA. The conference theme is Advances in Research and Clinical Practice in Tick-Borne Diseases.


ILADS Central Virginia Conference

Save the Date!

April 25, 2020 | Richmond, Virginia

Please join us for the International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society (ILADS) conference on April 25, 2020 in Richmond, Virginia at a location TBD.


ILADS Tenth European Scientific Conference

Save the Date!

June 5 - 6, 2020 | Budapest, Hungary

Please join us for the International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society (ILADS) 10th European Scientific Conference. This year’s conference will be held on June 5-6, 2020 in Budapest at a location TBD.

Recent Conference

Boston, MA skyline

2019 ILADS Annual Conference

Chronic Disease = Chronic Infections?

October 31 – November 3, 2019 | Boston, MA

News from the Board

ILADS Past President Samuel Shor Responds to MMWR Lyme Article

June 26, 2017

The controversy over the existence of chronic Lyme disease and the best methods for treating it continues. In June 2017, a group of doctors published a MMWR report about possible risks of long-term antibiotics in treating Lyme. ILADS Past President Samuel Shor published a response on PubMed Commons to outline ILADS concerns with the methodology and conclusions of the report.

Read More >

Tools and Resources

Provider Search

Are you looking for a knowledgeable Lyme doctor close to home? Share your location with us and we’ll send you a list of ILADS members in your area.


Member Resources

Explore the many exclusive resources — including community support, physician training programs, and access to research — available to ILADS members.



Ready to register for a conference, or download media from a conference you missed? This is your one-stop-shop for all things ILADS.



ILADS is grateful for the many ways our members support our mission of advancing the standard of care for Lyme and associated diseases. Visit our donate page to learn more about the ways you can contribute.