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Medical Mycology and Fungal Immunology MRes course, covering all aspects of medical mycology, immunity, the molecular basis of infection, and the genomics of infectious disease.

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MYCO-CLINICS | Watch again

2 September 2022  - MycoClinics S2E1: Cryptococcosis: Peter Williamson, Joseph Jarvis and Melanie Alufandika-Moyo

4 March 2022  - MycoClinics 4: Ahmed Fahal and Mervyn Mer

4 March 2022  - MycoClinics 3: Peter Pappas

3 December 2021  - MycoClinics S1 E2: Joost Wauters and Ritu Arora

3 September 2021  - MycoClinics S1 E1: Thuy Le and Ilan Schwartz


Quarterly MycoClinics

The MRC CMM would like to invite you to join us at our quarterly MycoClinics, where clinical experts in Medical Mycology will be presenting cases highlighting the challenges and new observations in the clinical recognition, diagnosis and management of fungal diseases.

MycoClinics will be held on the first Friday of every three months at 16:00 BST. At each MycoClinics seminar, speakers will each present a clinical case study with diagnostic considerations and process, treatment deliberations, follow-up and outcomes, concluding with a discussion and literature review.

Recordings of all of our MycoClinics webinars, as well as MycoTalks and the Medical Mycology Trainee Seminar Series, are available to view on our Youtube channel

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  • JOINING: by Zoom on the first working Friday of each month at 16:00(UK time)
  • REGISTRATION: For each meeting you will have to register and will receive the zoom link to join by email.
  • CANCELLATION: if you are no longer available to attend, please DO CANCEL your registration to make your space available for another attendee.

Talk number

Meeting date


Deputy chair



 S1 E1 3 September 2021 Anuradha Chowdhary  Adilia Warris

Thuy Le (Duke University)

Ilan Schwartz (University of Alberta)

Two patients with AIDS and fever of unknown origin from Vietnam 

Skin lesions in advanced HIV disease in South Africa 

S1 E2 3 December 2021 Arnaldo Colombo  Tihana Bicanic

Joost Wauters (UZ Leuven)

Ritu Arora (New Delhi)

COVID-19 Associated Pulmonary Aspergillosis

Management of management of COVID-19 associated sinus-orbital mucormycosis. 

S1 E2 4 March 2022 Bill Steinbach  Andy Borman Peter Pappas Invasive Candidiasis in the ICU.
S1 E4 17 June 2022 Paul Verweij  Tihana Bicanic

Ahmed Fahal

Mycetoma: recognition, diagnostic tools and treatment alternatives 

Mervyn Mer

Candida and Conduits

 Current 2021/2022 programme of invited speakers: 

Talk number

Meeting date


Deputy chair



S2 E1 2 September 2022 Nelesh Govender  Adilia Warris

Peter Williamson 

Joseph Jarvis and Melanie Alufandika-Moyo

The Host Matters: What We Never Knew About Cryptococcal Infections

Cryptococcosis in people living with HIV – a case presentation and evidence summary

S2 E2 2 December 2022 William Hope  Arnaldo Colombo    

Organising Committee:


Adilia Warris (MRC CMM Exeter, UK), Tom Harrison (MRC CMM Exeter and St Georges Hospital London, UK), Tihana Bicanic* (St Georges Hospital, London, UK), William Hope* (Liverpool, UK), Andy Borman* (PHE Mycology Reference Laboratory Bristol, UK), Nelesh Govender* (University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South-Africa), Paul Verweij (University Hospital Nijmegen, the Netherlands), Bill Steinbach (Duke University, USA), Arnaldo Lopes Colombo (Federal University of Sao Paulo, Brazil), Anuradha Chowdhary (University of Delhi, India)

*honorary members MRC CMM Exeter, UK