History of ECMM

The European Confederation of Medical Mycology was instituted at the Institut Pasteur in Paris on November 25th, 1993.

"Its basic aims are to facilitate scientific exchanges, to improve communication between European mycologists, to create study groups for the standardization of methodology, to coordinate multicentre drug trials, to investigate the epidemiology of mycoses, to undertake other appropriate activities, and to meet annually in turn in each country at a European Congress..."