Edinburgh Infectious Diseases
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Special topic groups

Edinburgh Infectious Diseases provides an umbrella for a number of different groups with specific interests to get together. Find out about these groups and their activities on the pages below.

Edinburgh Microbiology Forum

The Edinburgh Microbiology Forum has been set up as a focus for the growing and lively community of microbiologists in Edinburgh.

Edinburgh Immunology Group

Micrograph of macrophages
The Edinburgh Immunology Group (EIG) exists to act as a focal point for immunology in the Edinburgh area.

Edinburgh Virology Group

The Edinburgh Virology Group organises a year-round seminar series held at the Roslin Institute which is focussed on virus research.

Medical Anthropology - EdCMA

Women bringing their children to a health clinic
The Edinburgh Centre for Medical Anthropology (EdCMA) is a world leading academic unit dedicated to the anthropological study of the body, health, and medicine.

VetBioNet - Veterinary Biocontained Facilities Network

VetBioNet – Veterinary Biocontained Facility Network for excellence in animal infectious disease research and experimentation.