German Society for Hygiene and Microbiology

The German Society for Hygiene and Microbiology (German: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Hygiene und Mikrobiologie, DGHM), formerly known as the Society for Microbiology, is a German medical society, which works to advance research in the fields of infectious diseases and microbiology. It was founded in 1906.[1]

German Society for Hygiene and Microbiology
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Hygiene und Mikrobiologie
AbbreviationDGHM
PredecessorSociety for Microbiology
Formation1906; 116 years ago (1906)
TypeMedical society
PurposeTo advance research in the fields of infectious diseases and microbiology
Region
Germany
WebsiteGerman Society for Hygiene and Microbiology

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Arnd Schweitzer, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Hygiene und Mikrobiologie 1906–2006, Inst. für Hygiene u. Mikrobiologie, 2006