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Study Groups

Study Group Chairpersons

Anaerobic Infections (ESGAI): Dr A.C.M. VELOO, Netherlands

Antimicrobial stewardshiP (ESGAP): Dr Jeroen SCHOUTEN, Netherlands

Biofilms (ESGB): Prof. Tom COENYE, Belgium

Bloodstream Infections (ESGBIS): Prof. Winfried V. KERN, Germany

Brain Infections (ESGIB): Prof. Marco OGGIONI, United Kingdom

Clinical Parasitology (ESGCP): Dr Miriam José ALVAREZ MARTINEZ, Spain

Clostridioides difficile (ESGCD): Prof. Sarah TSCHUDIN SUTTER, Switzerland

Critically Ill Patients (ESGCIP): Prof. Matteo BASSETTI, Italy

Elderly Infections (ESGIE): Prof. Cristina MUSSINI

Epidemiological Markers (ESGEM): Prof. Guido WERNER, Germany

Food/Water Infections (EFWISG): Prof. Luisa Maria Vieira PEIXE, Portugal

Forensic/Postmortem Microbio (ESGFOR): Dr Amparo FERNÁNDEZ-RODRÍGUEZ, Spain

Fungal Infection (EFISG): Prof. Cornelia LASS-FLÖRL, Austria

Genomic & Molecular Diagnosis (ESGMD): Prof. John W. A. ROSSEN, Netherlands

Immunocompromised Hosts (ESGICH): Prof. Paolo Antonio GROSSI, Italy

Implant Infections (ESGIAI): Marjan WOUTHUYZEN-BAKKER, Netherlands

Legionella Infections (ESGLI): Dr Valeria GAIA, Switzerland

Lyme Borreliosis (ESGBOR): Dr Ram B. DESSAU, Denmark

Mycobacterial Infections (ESGMYC): Dr Delia GOLETTI, Italy

Mycoplasma Infections (ESGMAC): Prof. Ran NIR-PAZ, Israel

Nosocomial Infections (ESGNI): Prof. Margreet C. VOS, Netherlands

PK/PD of Anti-Infectives (EPASG): Prof. Markus ZEITLINGER, Austria

Resistance Surveillance (ESGARS): Prof. Surbhi MALHOTRA-KUMAR, Belgium

Staphylococci (ESGS): Prof. Jodi LINDSAY, United Kingdom

Travel & Migration (ESGITM): Prof. Ymkje STIENSTRA, Netherlands

Vaccines (EVASG): Prof. Susanna ESPOSITO, Italy

Veterinary Micobiology (ESGVM): Dr Els BROENS, Netherlands

Viral Hepatitis (ESGVH): Dr Andrea LOMBARDI, Italy

Host and Microbiota Interaction (ESGHAMI): Prof. Ed J. KUIJPER, Netherlands

Respiratory Viruses (ESGREV): Chrysanthi SKEVAKI, Germany

Public Health Microbiology (ESGPHM): Prof. Titia M. KORTBEEK, Netherlands

Position Address

Anaerobic Infections (ESGAI)


Dr A.C.M. VELOO
University Medical Center Groningen
medical microbiology

Hanzeplein 1

9713 GZ Groningen
NETHERLANDS



Phone: 0031 50 3613480

Antimicrobial stewardshiP (ESGAP)


Dr Jeroen SCHOUTEN
RadboudUMC
Intensive Care Unit



6500 HB Nijmegen
NETHERLANDS



Phone: +31629129083

Biofilms (ESGB)


Prof. Tom COENYE
Ghent University
Lab of Pharmaceutical Microbiology

P.O. Box 460
Ottergemsesteenweg
9000 Ghent
BELGIUM



Phone: +3292648141

Bloodstream Infections (ESGBIS)


Prof. Winfried V. KERN
University Hospital
Center for Infectious Diseases & Travel Medicine

Hugstetter Straße 55

DE-79106 Freiburg
GERMANY



Phone: +49 761 270 18190

Brain Infections (ESGIB)


Prof. Marco OGGIONI
University of Leicester
Department of Genetics and Genome Biology

University of Leicester

LE1 7RH Leicester
UNITED KINGDOM



Phone: 01162522261

Clinical Parasitology (ESGCP)


Dr Miriam José ALVAREZ MARTINEZ
Hospital Clinic
Microbiology

P.O. Box 08036
Villarroel, 170
ES-08036 Barcelona
SPAIN



Phone: +34 93 227 5522

Clostridioides difficile (ESGCD)


Prof. Sarah TSCHUDIN SUTTER
University Hospital Basel, Switzerland
Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology

Petersgraben 4

4031 Basel
SWITZERLAND



Phone: + 41 61 3286810

Critically Ill Patients (ESGCIP)


Prof. Matteo BASSETTI
University of Udine
infectious diseases Clinic

P.O. Box 15
piazzale misericordia
33100 Udine
ITALY



Phone: +3900432559353

Elderly Infections (ESGIE)


Prof. Cristina MUSSINI
University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
Clinic of Infectious Diseases








Phone: + 39 059 422 2468

Epidemiological Markers (ESGEM)


Prof. Guido WERNER
Robert Koch Institute
Infectious Diseases

Burgstr. 37

38855 Wernigerode
GERMANY



Phone: +4930187544210

Food/Water Infections (EFWISG)


Prof. Luisa Maria Vieira PEIXE
Fac. de Farmácia- Univ. do Porto
Biological Sciences

R. Jorge Vietrbo Ferreira, 228

405-313 Porto
PORTUGAL



Phone: +351 220428580

Forensic/Postmortem Microbio (ESGFOR)


Dr Amparo FERNÁNDEZ-RODRÍGUEZ
Instituto Nacional de Toxicología y Ciencias Forenses
Microbiology Department

José Echegaray, Nº4

28232 Madrid
SPAIN



Phone: 34917688944

Fungal Infection (EFISG)


Prof. Cornelia LASS-FLÖRL
Division of Hygiene and Medical Microbiology


Schöpfstraße 41

AT-6020 Innsbruck
AUSTRIA



Phone: + 43 512 9003 70703

Genomic & Molecular Diagnosis (ESGMD)


Prof. John W. A. ROSSEN
University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen
Department of Medical Microbiology and Infection Prevention

P.O. Box 30001
EB80 Hanzeplein 1
NL-9700 RB Groningen
NETHERLANDS



Phone: +31 50 361 3480

Immunocompromised Hosts (ESGICH)


Prof. Paolo Antonio GROSSI
University of Insubria
Medicine & Surgery

P.O. Box 21100
Viale Borri, 57
IT-21100 Varese
ITALY



Phone: + 39 0332 39 30 75

Implant Infections (ESGIAI)


Marjan WOUTHUYZEN-BAKKER
University Medical Center Groningen
Deapartment of Medical Microbiology and Infection Prevention

Hanzeplein 1

9713 GZ Groningen
NETHERLANDS



Phone: +31 50 3616161

Legionella Infections (ESGLI)


Dr Valeria GAIA
EOC - Department of laboratory medicine
Reference Center for Legionella

via Mirasole 22A

CH-6500 Bellinzona
SWITZERLAND



Phone: + 41 91 811 17 18

Lyme Borreliosis (ESGBOR)


Dr Ram B. DESSAU
Slagelse Hospital
Clinical Microbiology

46 Ingemannsvej

DK-4200 Slagelse
DENMARK



Phone: +4528699280

Mycobacterial Infections (ESGMYC)


Dr Delia GOLETTI
INMI Lazarro Spallanzani
Department of Epidemiology and Preclinical Research, Translational Research Unit

Via Portuense 292

00149 Rome
ITALY



Phone: 3332896394

Mycoplasma Infections (ESGMAC)


Prof. Ran NIR-PAZ
Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center
Clinical Microbiology and infectious Diseases

P.O. Box 12000
Ein Kerem
91120 Jerusalem
ISRAEL



Phone: +972587874044

Nosocomial Infections (ESGNI)


Prof. Margreet C. VOS
ErasmusMC
Med Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

P.O. Box 2040
's-Gravendijkwal 230
3000 CA Rotterdam
NETHERLANDS



Phone: + 31-10-703 3510

PK/PD of Anti-Infectives (EPASG)


Prof. Markus ZEITLINGER
Medical University of Vienna
Clinical Pharmacology

Währingergürtel 18-20

AT-1090 Vienna
AUSTRIA



Phone: + 43 140 400 2981

Resistance Surveillance (ESGARS)


Prof. Surbhi MALHOTRA-KUMAR
University of Antwerp
Medical Microbiology

P.O. Box 2610
Universiteitsplein-1, Campus Drie Eiken, S6.23
2610 Antwerp
BELGIUM



Phone: + 32-3-820 2752

Staphylococci (ESGS)


Prof. Jodi LINDSAY
St George's, University of London
Institute for Infection and Immunity

Cranmer Terrace

GB-SW17 0RE London
UNITED KINGDOM



Phone: +44 208 725 0445

Travel & Migration (ESGITM)


Prof. Ymkje STIENSTRA
University Medical Center Groningen
Internal medicine/infectious diseases

P.O. Box 30001
Hanzeplein 1
9700 RB Groningen
NETHERLANDS



Phone: +31503614764

Vaccines (EVASG)


Prof. Susanna ESPOSITO
University of Perugia
Pediatric Clinic

Piazza Menghini 1

Perugia
ITALY



Phone: +393356561739

Veterinary Micobiology (ESGVM)


Dr Els BROENS
Utrecht University
Infectious Diseases and Immunology

P.O. Box 80165
Yalelaan 1
NL-3508 TD Utrecht
NETHERLANDS



Phone: 0031302531099

Viral Hepatitis (ESGVH)


Dr Andrea LOMBARDI
IRCCS "San Matteo"
Infectious Diseases

viale Golgi 10

27100 Pavia
ITALY



Phone: +393409010358

Host and Microbiota Interaction (ESGHAMI)


Prof. Ed J. KUIJPER
LUMC
Medical Microbiology

P.O. Box 9600
Albinusdreef 2
NL-2300 RC Leiden
NETHERLANDS



Phone: + 310611113104

Respiratory Viruses (ESGREV)


Chrysanthi SKEVAKI
Philipps University Marburg


Baldingerstr

35043 Marburg
GERMANY



Phone: +49 6421 58 63850

Public Health Microbiology (ESGPHM)


Prof. Titia M. KORTBEEK
National institute of public health
Center of disease control the Netherlands

P.O. Box 1

NL-3720 BA Bilthoven
NETHERLANDS



Phone: + 31-30-274 23 72