IDBugBowl is back live and in person!

The IDBugBowl is a Jeopardy-style quiz game presented at IDWeek 2022 in Washington D.C.! Click below to begin your application to participate in IDBugBowl 2022 that will be held during IDWeek (Oct. 19-23). Applications are due by July 29IDBugBowl will be held Saturday, Oct. 22, from 5 – 6 p.m. in the Walter E. Washington Convention Center Ballroom ABC. 

Each team should consist of three members; one current fellow (adult or pediatric ID) and one current resident are required, the third team member may be a fellow, resident or medical student.  IDWeek will pay for full conference registration for student, resident, and fellow team participants, but travel expenses will not be covered. BugBowl will be held live and teams must appear in person.

The IDBugBowl committee is asking each program to submit a 30-60 second video introducing your institution, your team, and telling them why you love IDBugBowl! Think TikTok and have fun with it — IDWeek and the IDBugBowl committee may use your video on social media, the IDWeek website, or during IDBugBowl. Selection will not be based on your video, however it is mandatory.

Please email with any questions.

  • Adarsh Bhimraj, MD, FIDSA
  • Natasha Chida, MD, MSPH
  • Jacqueline Chu, MD
  • Seth Cohen, MD, MSc
  • David van Duin, MD, PhD, FIDSA
  • Christopher Graber, MD, MPH, FIDSA
  • Ishminder Kaur, MD
  • Ana Elizabeth Markelz, MD
  • Josh Nosanchuk, MD, FIDSA
  • Varun Phadke, MD
  • Adi Shah, MBBS
  • Laila Woc-Colburn, MD, DTM&H, FIDSA

And to Pravin George, MD, for his assistance.

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