3rd International Conference on Polymyxins

Wednesday - Thursday, April 25-26, 2018
7:30 am - 1:00 pm

Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre
Avenida de Córdoba s/n, 28041
Madrid, Spain
Phone: 91-390-80-00

Course Overview

The University of Michigan and the University of Buffalo are excited to announce the 3rd International Conference on Polymyxins, April 25-26, 2018, at the Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre in beautiful Madrid, Spain. 

This opinion-leader conference will feature cutting-edge presentations by world leaders in research and clinical use of polymyxins, and regulatory and funding agency representatives. Each symposium session will provide opportunity for discussion and input from the audience. 

Topics will include:

  • Setting the Scence: Polymyxins in an Age of New Antibiotics
  • Walking the Tightrope between Efficiancy and Toxicity
  • Young Investigator Session: Oral Presentations for Polymyxin New and Upcoming Research
  • Polymyxin Combinations:Thinking out of the Box and Clinical Use of Combinations
  • The Road Ahead: Optimizing Clinical Use, Advances and Challenges 

Target Audience

This conference will be of particular interest to academicians, clinicians, fellows, infectious diseases physicians, physicians-in-training, and pharmacists.

Course Objectives


Registration Information

You are encouraged to register as soon as you are certain of attending, as we cannot guarantee educational materials for applicants who are not preregistered and prepaid by Wednesday, April 11, 2018. Payment must accompany registration. Checks should be made payable to the University of Michigan in U.S. currency. Payments by American Express, Discover, MasterCard or Visa are also accepted. The registration rate includes continental breakfast, coffee service, lunch, and course materials for participants.

Cancellation Policy

An administrative fee of $50 will be deducted from your registration payment. Refund requests must be received in writing, no later than Wednesday, April 11, 2018. No refunds will be made thereafter.

Course Syllabus

An electronic syllabus will be available to download during and a week after the course. The URL will be provided at the course. In addition, a printed syllabus can be purchased for an additional fee of $15. The printed syllabus must be purchased no later than Wednesday, April 11, 2018.

Registration Rates

  • General Rate (early registration)
    • $475
  • General Rate (late registration) 
    • $650
  • U-M Faculty & Staff
    • $0
  • Printed Syllabus
    • $20

Registration Options

Online: Register Here
Mail or Fax: Registration Form

Accreditation & Credit Designation


Program Schedule


Contact Information

Department of Internal Medicine
Continuing Medical Education

24 Frank Lloyd Wright Dr.
Lobby J, Suite 1200
Ann Arbor, MI 48106

Phone: (734) 232-3469
Fax: (734) 998-0085
Email: intmedcme@umich.edu