LIFE Worldwide have put together a wide-ranging training programme on microscopy. The course is designed to teach the identification of fungal infection by direct (wet) microscopy or by histology in a full range of tissue specimens. You can access the learning materials here:


World Health Organization. Mycetoma: Training of health workers at national and district levels on skin-NTDs. Online e-learning.


Future Learn. Fungal diagnostics in critically ill patients. Online e-learning.

Future Learn. The role of antifungal stewardship. Online e-learning.

University of Manchester. Medical mycology (MPhil or PhD). Intakes in January, April or September.

University of Exeter. Medical mycology and fungal immunology (MRes).

Mycoloyeast. Spanish digital platform for continuing education in medical mycology. The Mycoloyeast Plataforma digital enfocada a la comunicación científica y la educación médica continua en el área de micología médica.


Asia Fungal Working Group. Diagnostic mycology. Online e-learning.

Asia Fungal Working Group. Managing IFI in ICU patients without malignancies. Online e-learning.

The Americas

Medical Mycological Society of the Americas. Courses listed on this page.

University of Chicago Marine Biology Laboratory.Molecular mycology. 14-29 August 2021.

M Anderson Center. Medical mycology research centre providing healthcare degrees (Texas).

Center for Disease Control. Links to Medscape commentaries and a variety of courses and training programmes (USA).

Webinars & online seminars

The MRC Centre for Medical Mycology (University of Exeter) produces a monthly seminar series called MycoTalks, which you can attend live via Zoom or catch up later on their YouTube channel.

University of Utah. Medical mycology trainee seminars. Free to register.

British Infection Association. KHP Virtual Preceptorship – Infections of the immunocompromised 2021. 3-4 September 2021.

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