Fungal Update – Mycology 2022 Steering Committee

Dr. Samir G. Agrawal, BSc, FRCP, FRCPath, PhD

Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant, Barts Health NHS Trust & Blizard Institute, Queen Mary University of London. 

Organising committee: Elaine Bignell, Mansour Ceesay, Jonathan Lambourne, Varun Mehra, Malcolm Richardson, Frank van de Veerdonk, Adilia Warris, Lewis White.


Please come back soon for a full schedule of the conference; who, what, and when. 

Abstract Submission

Abstract submission is now open!

Please submit your abstract(s) using the online submission form below for consideration for presentation at the conference. Please take a moment to read over the deadlines and Conditions of Submission below:


The deadline for oral presentation abstract submission is 12:00 GMT on Friday 28th March, 2022. 


The deadline for poster abstract submission is 12:00 GMT on Friday 22nd April, 2022.

Conditions of Submission:

  • The presenting author must register for the conference.
  • Abstracts must be submitted by the stated deadline, abstracts submitted after this time will not be considered.
  • The first author should ideally be the presenting author. All correspondence will be sent to the lead author.
  • If selected for oral presentation authors are required to present as part of a session on either 10th or 11th June 2022.
  • If selected for poster presentation authors are required to submit their poster in pdf format prior to the conference.
  • Accepted posters will be uploaded to the virtual platform and a printed poster (2 metre x 1 metre MAX portrait) will be required for the in-person event. We are able to source these if necessary. 
  • All abstracts need to be submitted using the online submission form.

Any queries regarding abstract submission should be directed to Hayley Brown at Page Medical. She can be contacted on: 01353 780060, or at 

Sponsors and Exhibitors

There are various sponsorship opportunities available at this conference, please contact for further details.


Registration options and rates are below.

The fees below include registration for both days of the Fungal Update: Mycology 2022. 


Standard registration






Our Venue

It is with great excitement that we are able to extend a physical invitation to this year’s Fungal Update. Being hosted in the largest conference space in London, the Queen Elizabeth II Centre, we hope to see as many of you as possible there in person.

Situated in the heart of Westminster, the QEII centre is within throwing distance of Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, and several tube stations. 

To find out more about our esteemed venue, you can visit their website below for more information. 


·       Hub by Premier Inn London Westminster Abbey Hotel

·       Nub by Premier Inn London Westminster, St James’s Park Hotel

·       Premier Inn London County Hall Hotel

·       Premier Inn London Waterloo hotel

·       The Rochester by Blue Orchid

·       The Wellington by Blue Orchid

·       NOX Hotels Waterloo

£151 – 200

·       The Sanctuary House Hotel Westminster

·       Ruby Lucy

·       The Westminster London, Curio Collection by Hilton

·       Hotel Novotel London Waterloo

·       Hampton by Hilton London Waterloo


·       Conrad London St James

·       St Ermin’s Hotel, Autograph Collection

·       Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London

·       Park Plaza County Hall London

·       London Marriott Hotel County Hall

·       The Guardsman

·       The Trafalgar St James London, Curio Collection by Hilton