Special Session 1

Decision Support System in Medical Microbiology

This special session is organised and supported by  the following educational partner

Near East University, Turkey


Session Chair:

  • Prof. Dr. Tamer Sanlidag (Near East University, Rector)

Session Co-Chairs:

  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Dilber Uzun Ozsahin

  • Prof. Dr. Soliman Awad Mahmoud


A Decision Support System (DSS) in medical microbiology refers to a computer-based tool or software designed to assist microbiologists in making informed decisions related to the diagnosis, treatment, and management of infectious diseases caused by microorganisms such as bacteria, viruses, fungi, and parasites. This session includes but not limited Antibiotic Susceptibility and Treatment Guidance, Quality Control and Assurance.


Contributions to this special session will cover a range of topics related to applied AI in industrial applications, including but not limited to:

  • Disease Image Analyses
  • Evaluation of Treatment Options
  • Data Integration in Microbiology Databases
  • Microbial Identification and Characterization
  • Comparison of Diagnostic Tests
  • Diagnoses of Infectious Disease Pathogens
  • Antimicrobial Susceptibility Profiles
  • Drug Discovery and Development
  • Diagnostic Decision Support in Microbiology


Paper Submission:

Prospective authors are invited to submit full-length papers (not exceeding 6 pages) conform to the IEEE format . All papers will be handled and processed electronically via the EDAS online submission system.