WHO WE ARE
The Philippine Society for Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Inc., or PSMID, is the country’s leading professional association of specialists in infectious diseases and microbiology. From its humble beginnings, it became a national resource of expertise in the discipline, not only on issues about professional standards, but also on infectious disease concerns of public health importance. Among its ranks are members who are the pillars of the subspecialty in the Philippines – eminent practitioners of national and international stature, and stars in the academe.
To be a globally-recognized and respected leader and authority dedicated to saving lives and reducing the burden of infectious diseases in the country.
We are a society of physicians primarily committed to respond to the health care needs of the Filipino people in the management, prevention and control of infectious diseases with the highest standards of care.