BIA News Updates
January 4, 2018
Updated list of speakers and typical cases to be discussed
December 28, 2017
Position paper on the demonstration and maintenance of competence by consultants in medical microbiology and virology
November 30, 2017
New guide now available to access
November 24, 2017
New newsletter published
September 12, 2017
QS published 08/09/17
July 2, 2017
Research programme aiming to safely reduce antibiotic use in hospitals.
July 2, 2017
Update following May's BIA elections.
June 8, 2017
'Breaking the Mould' - Oct-Dec 2017, venues across the UK
May 18, 2017
Round 3 of this survey now open.
May 4, 2017
Consultants in Infectious Diseases sought to join panel of expert advisers for the Centre for Guidelines at NICE
March 28, 2017
Survey designed to help PHE and the BSMM understand current mycology laboratory practice and capabilities throughout the UK
March 19, 2017
Application period open for projects in IFD; closing date 27th April.
March 11, 2017
Comments are invited by 30 March
February 23, 2017
New government guidance on M. chimaera
February 16, 2017
RCP looking for BIA representation
January 31, 2017
Apply for BIA support by 27/02/17
NICE Diagnostics Assessment Programme: Integrated multiplex PCR tests for identifying gastrointestinal pathogens in people with suspected gastroenteritis
January 11, 2017
Published 11 January 2017
January 10, 2017
QS published 10/01/17
November 28, 2016
Prize and lecture opportunity
November 20, 2016
Health Protection Report...
November 14, 2016
The Court of Appeal has ruled that NHS England has the responsibility for funding Prep for prevention of HIV infection in those …
November 13, 2016
The DoH is to reinforce and extend existing infection prevention and control (IPC) measures in NHS hospitals – particularly rela…
November 9, 2016
HEE's work exploring the current state of sepsis education and training for healthcare staff across England is now available
October 31, 2016
Latest newsletter published 31/10/16
October 11, 2016
Committee meets three times a year in to discuss issues related to infection including sepsis and anti-microbial stewardship and…
October 5, 2016
Sept 16 newsletter now available
September 27, 2016
Updates now available.
September 16, 2016
National Mycobacterium Reference Lab will be relocating in October 2017
September 8, 2016
Consultation now open.
September 6, 2016
Report now available.
August 31, 2016
Updated July 2016
July 28, 2016
Input sought for UTI information document
June 23, 2016
Small charity which provides email advice to rural health workers in Africa looking for volunteers
May 12, 2016
Press release and policy statements from BSAC
February 29, 2016
Supplementary guidance from RIPL has been circulated
February 11, 2016
New quality standards published 11th February2016
February 9, 2016
Zika virus has been declared a global health emergency by the WHO. Updated information now available.
January 28, 2016
The Infection Prevention Society (IPS), in partnership with the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) has launched a revised Infection …
December 3, 2015
Letter from Chief Medical Officer
November 15, 2014
A message from the Chief Medical Officer ...