40th Annual Meeting of the European Society of Pediatric Infectious Diseases (ESPID 2022)



Join researchers and specialists from Europe and around the world, who are dedicated to researching, treating and preventing viral, bacterial, fungal & parasitic infectious diseases in children. This hybrid (in-person or virtual) meeting will offer the opportunity to attend lectures given by world-renowned researchers and scientists who are experts in infectious diseases, public health, epidemiology, immunology, microbiology. Meet others with similar interests, reinforce existing collaborations, and form new relationships.

Format: Plenary sessions (Emergence and Management of the COVID-19 Pandemic: Lessons Learned; Mathematical Modelling and Pandemic Response; Emerging and Re-Emerging Viral Infections in Europe; WHO Antibiotic Guidance and Global Policy – What Next?; New and Old Gram Negative Antibiotics for Children – What’s in the Pipeline? and more), Meet the Expert sessions, interactive case sessions, parallel symposia (COVID-19 in Children; Infections in Children – Prevention is Best; Infections in Immunocompromised Hosts; Pediatric Tuberculosis Treatment; Management of Fever; Microbiome in Health and Disease; Precision Vaccinology; Fungal Infections in Pediatrics; Artificial Intelligence in Pediatric Diagnosis), e-Poster discussions, debates, Walter Marget Educational Workshop (1.5-days of learning for trainees and junior pediatricians), Research Masterclass and joint symposia with societies (with the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases; with the European Society of Immunodeficiencies; with The European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition (ESPGHAN); with the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society).

Venue: Megaron Athens International Conference Centre


May 9-13, 2022


Athens, Greece