2019 Theme:  NeuroInfection 

Confirmed Speakers:


Dr. Nicholas Davies read bio 

Acute Infectious Encephalitis:  a Neurologist's Perspective

Consultant Neurologist, Chelsea & Westminster Hospital, London


Dr. Fidelma Fitzpatrick read bio 

VP Shunt Infections - does the shunt always have to be removed?

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland/Beaumont Hospital


Prof. Christina Marra read bio 

Neurosyphilis:  Host and Bacterial Risk Factors

University of Washington, Seattle, USA


Mr. David O’Brien read bio 

Spinal Infection, Instability and Neurological Deficit

Consultant Neurosurgeon, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin


Prof. Diederik van de Beek read bio 

Community-acquired Bacterial Meningitis

Principle investigator of the neurologic infectious diseases research group in the Amsterdam Medical Centre


Prof. Adilia Warris read bio 

Fungal Infections of the Brain and Meninges:  who is at risk

MRC Centre for Medical Mycology, University of Aberdeen

New this year! 

The IDSI Annual Scientific Meeting will be joined by the SSSTDI for a joint session on Saturday the 18th of May.

Delegates attending the IDSI meeting will be entitled to attend lunch on Saturday provided by SSSTDI and further sessions on challenging cases hosted by SSSTDI after lunch at no additional cost.