IDSSA - Overview
The Infectious Diseases Society of Southern Africa
The Infectious Diseases Society of Southern Africa (IDSSA) aims to support infectious diseases physicians and allied healthcare workers in the field of adult infectious diseases, providing leadership at a national and regional level.
Our objectives are to advance the understanding of infectious diseases, fostering greater collaboration between clinical- and laboratory-based practitioners and to advocate for increased resources for infectious diseases, developing training units and training programmes within southern Africa.
Ordinary membership is granted to medical practitioners, nurses, scientists, technologists and pharmacists who contribute to the discipline of infectious diseases and who are registered with the South African Medical and Dental Council or other equivalent bodies.