In May 2023, Integrita assisted MYCARE in delivering the first pan-fungal Patient/Provider Summit. The 1.5 day summit was the first meeting of patients, caregivers, and professionals with an interest in improving outcomes across invasive fungal infections.
The Summit addressed the following goals:
- Gather stakeholders with an interest in the range of fungal pathogens
- Mycology experts
- Regulatory/government experts
- Establish unmet needs in advocacy, research, and education
- Evaluate best practices from other advocacy organizations
- Define priorities for
- Advocacy, legislation, policy
- Research, including discussion of priorities for Patient Important Outcomes with validation
- Create a strategic and tactical plan
To learn more about the summit and MyCARE, see fightfungus.org.