Executive board

A new board was elected at the EMGM meeting in Lisbon 2019.

President: Muhamed-Kheir Taha

Muhamed-Kheir Taha

Muhamed-Kheir Taha MD, PhD, is a Research Director at the Institut Pasteur Paris, France where he heads the Invasive bacterial infections unit. His scientific interests are in the fields of molecular epidemiology of infectious diseases and the pathogenesis of meningococcal and Haemophilus influenzae disease. He also heads the French reference centers for meningococci and Haemophilus influenzae as well as the WHO collaborating contre for meningitis.

Address:Invasive bacterial infections Unit
Institut Pasteur
28 rue du Dr Roux
Paris 75724 cedex 15
Tel:+33 1 45 68 84 83

Vice-President: Anna Skoczyńska

Anna Skoczyńska

Anna Skoczyńska (PhD, assoc. prof.) is head of the Department of Epidemiology and Clinical Microbiology and head of the National Reference Centre for Bacterial Meningitis in the National Medicines Institute in Warsaw, Poland. Her research interests have been mainly focused on bacterial pathogens responsible for community-acquired invasive infections, Neisseria meningitidis, Streptococcus pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae.

Address:National Reference Centre for Bacterial Meningitis
Department of Epidemiology and Clinical Microbiology
National Medicines Institute
Chełmska 30/34
00-725 Warsaw, Poland
Tel:+48 22 8411233

Secretary: Suzana Bukovski

Suzana Bukovski

Assoc. Prof. Suzana Bukovski, MD, PhD is Head of the department of parasitology at the University Hospital for Infectious Diseases "Dr Fran Mihaljević". She is a specialist in the field of Microbiology from prevention through diagnosis and treatment, especially on field of rapid diagnostics of severe infective diseases with introduction of new methods.

Address:Ilica 106, Zagreb,10000, Croatia
Tel:+38 515515112
E-mail:suzana.bukovski@unicath.hr or sbukovski@bfm.hr

Treasurer: Thiên-Trí Lâm

Thiên-Trí Lâm

Dr. med. Thiên-Trí Lâm is deputy head of the diagnostic department at the Institute for Hygiene Microbiology of the University of Würzburg and member of the German National Reference Laboratory for Meningococci and Haemophilus influenzae (NRZMHi). His research focus is on epidemiology and antibiotic resistance of invasive Haemophilus influenzae.

Address:Institute for Hygiene and Microbiology
University of Würzburg
Josef-Schneider-Str. 2, E1
97080 Würzburg
+49 931 31 46737