Organised jointly by ESPID and the ESPID Foundation

ATHENS & ONLINE, 9-13 MAY 2022


 Maria Tsolia, Co-chair of ESPID 2022, Invites You to Athens & Online


Maria Tsolia, Co-chair of ESPID 2022, invites you to join the 40th special anniversary ESPID Meeting where you will meet renowned speakers, the top researchers in paediatric infectious diseases, and colleagues from all around the world.

As a past participant, you know that ESPID provides world-class science and many educational opportunities, and we encourage you to join us again this year. Here is how you can take an active role in this exceptional learning experience:

  • Submit your research – abstract submission is open! View the abstract topics and submission guidelines here
  • Apply for the Walter Marget Educational Workshop – selected trainees will benefit from talks by experts and the opportunity to discuss their cases directly with the faculty
  • Present in the 14th ESPID Research Masterclass – young researchers can present their studies to other junior colleagues and discuss them closely with European research group leaders
  • Apply for the ESPID Travel Award – it will cover your registration, your travel expenses to Athens, and your hotel stay for the days of the meeting
  • Benefit from the Participation Award – recipients will be entitled to free registration to ESPID 2022

All submission deadlines: 11 January 2022

WSPID 2022
22nd-24th February 2022
Virtual Congress
Further information can be found here

Late breaking abstract submission is now open, giving you one last chance to submit your research and join the Congress program. Don't miss this opportunity to present your work at WSPID 2022 - get your research ready and take this important step in your career.

Submit your abstract today BY CLICKING HERE . Submission Deadline: 8 December 2021

40th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases
Online, Local & Hosted from Athens, Greece
9-13th  May 2022

You are invited to the 40th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases in Athens & Online, 9-13 May 2022. Join researchers and specialists from Europe and around the world, who are dedicated to researching, treating and preventing infectious diseases in children.

2022 will be a special year for the ESPID Meeting. Not only do we look forward to meeting again in person, but we will also be celebrating our 40th Meeting!

We look forward to welcoming you to Athens & Online! 


Abstract submission is open – Click here

Walter Marget Workshop applications are open – Click here

ESPID Research Master Class applications are open – Click here

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22nd Advanced Course of Vaccinology ADVAC 2022 FRANCE
The 22nd ADVAC will take at Les Pensières, Annecy, France from 9 to 20 May 2022.

Registration for the Course will open from 1 July 2021 with a closing date of 15 November 2021

ESPID are delighted to offer support to attend the ADVAC course, please note there are only 2 members who will be selected and awarded support based on good standing members points. For more information, Click here

Please Note: 

  • ESPID usually sponsors up to two students who must be ESPID members in good standing
  • Any ESPID member who wishes to apply for the ADVAC course should register to attend via the ADVAC link here , ESPID members will then be considered for support providing they are in good standing
  • After an ADVAC selection meeting (February 2022), ESPID members who are in good standing will be selected for support and this is communicated to the individuals sometime there after.


IIC 2022
30th June - 2nd July 2022
Oxford, UK
Further information can be found here

A practical approach to serious infections in children
Postponed, tentative dates 24th-26th November 2022
Reykjavík, ICELAND
Further information will follow