New & Noteworthy

Evidence-Based U.S. Policies on Migration and Global Health are Essential

Following the Annual Meeting in Atlanta in November, the Council reflected on the mission of the Society and our responsibility to have the voice of the research community in the national and international dialogue. To that end, the Executive Committee authored the following Perspective, available now in AJTMH.

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A Conversation with Incoming ASTMH President Patricia Walker

Dr. Walker recently sat down with science writer Matthew Davis to talk about record attendance at TropMed16, her roots in tropical medicine and priorities for the Society in the coming year. 

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Leishmaniasis Guideliness

Guidelines for the clinical management of persons with leishmaniasis were prepared by a Panel of the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) and ASTMH. The guidelines are intended for internists, pediatricians, family practitioners, and dermatologists, as well as infectious disease specialists, practicing in the U.S. and Canada.

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