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NIDS STATEMENT ON WORLD AIDS DAY 2023

  On this World AIDS Day, the Nigerian Infectious Diseases Society (NIDS) stands in unity with the global community, emphasizing the imperative for key stakeholders to collaboratively facilitate the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of individuals affected by the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV). Today, we applaud the dedication of frontline healthcare workers, honour the resilience of […]

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NIDS AGSM “YERWA MAIDUGURI” 2023 (HYBRID)

  Dear All, We are looking forward to welcoming you to Maiduguri, Borno State and joining us for the 11th Nigerian Infectious Diseases Society (NIDS) Annual General & Scientific Hybrid Meeting 2023. It promises to be exciting being “Multisectoral Bundle in Combating Infectious Diseases Threat: A One Health Approach and Promoting Collaborative Efforts by Stakeholders” […]

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NIDS Statement on World TB Day 2023

NIDS STATEMENT ON WORLD TB DAY 2023 Today, on World Tuberculosis Day, the Nigerian Infectious Diseases Society (NIDS) joins the global community in highlighting the urgent need to prevent, diagnose, and treat tuberculosis (TB). This year’s theme, “The Clock is Ticking,” serves as a reminder of the devastating impact of this disease and the critical […]

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Communique issued at the end of the 10th Annual General Meeting & Scientific Conference of the Nigerian Infectious Diseases Society (Yenagoa 2022)

PREAMBLE The Nigerian Infectious Diseases Society (NIDS) held its 10th Annual General Meeting and Scientific Conference (AGSM) from 22nd to 24th November 2022 at the Golden Tulip Hotel and Resorts, Yenagoa, Bayelsa State. The conference was hybrid and included virtual participants from within and outside Nigeria. The keynote address titled “Infectious Diseases Preparedness and Response: […]

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NIDS STATEMENT WORLD AIDS DAY 2022

    Every 1st of December since 1988, the world celebrates World AIDS Day. Another year to remind ourselves about the gains made and the devastating effects HIV/AIDS has on Nigeria and the world. Today, the Nigerian Infectious Diseases Society joins the world in celebrating its members who have been in the vanguard of the […]

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NIDS AGM & SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE (Yenagoa 2022)

    Dear all, The deadline for abstract submission has been extended to Friday, 11th November 2022. Please let’s take advantage of this extension to present our latest research findings at this important conference. We are looking forward to welcoming you. Links for abstract submission: http://nidsconference2022.nids.org.ng/abstract-submission Or Alternatively, abstracts can be submitted to: abstractnidsconference2022@gmail.com Link […]

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NIDS ADVISORY ON MARBURG VIRUS DISEASE OUTBREAK IN WEST AFRICA

NIGERIAN INFECTIOUS DISEASES SOCIETY (NIDS) ADVISORY ON MARBURG VIRUS DISEASE OUTBREAK IN WEST AFRICA Preamble The World Health Organization (WHO) on 17 July 2022 declared Marburg virus disease (MVD) outbreak following confirmation of two cases from the Ashanti region in Ghana. After the initial discovery in Guinea in 2021, this infectious disease with serious consequences […]

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