Armed Forces Infectious Diseases Society

The Armed Forces Infectious Diseases Society (AFIDS) is a chapter of the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) which is composed of physicians and other health care professionals who are presently or have previously been associated with the United States Department of Defense.

Prevention and Management of Combat-related Infections: Clinical Practice Guidelines Concensus Conference

History of U.S. Military Contributions to the Understanding, Prevention, and Treatment of Infectious Diseases

Announcements and Upcoming Events

Links of Interest / Related Sites

AFIDS Officers

Members' Only Area

Infectious Diseases Image Collection

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The opinions or assertions contained herein are the private views of the authors and are not to be construed as official or as reflecting the views of the Departments of the Air Force, Army, or Navy, or the Department of Defense