||New as well as familiar faces on the ESCMID Executive Committee|
We are pleased to announce that Alex W. Friedrich from the University Medical Centre Groningen in the Netherlands and Maurizio Sanguinetti from the Catholic University of Sacred Heart in Rome, Italy, will join the ESCMID Executive Committee in April 2016 as representatives of clinical microbiology. Evelina Tacconelli from the University Hospital Tübingen, Germany, has been successfully re-elected for a second term representing infectious diseases.
On behalf of all our colleagues, we heartily congratulate the re-elected and newly-elected officers. We are looking forward to their much valued contributions to the society.
We also thank all candidates for their interest and for actively participating in the electoral procedure. This year’s EC election has seen a record participation from its voting members. We thank you for your lively interest in our society.
The new composition of the ESCMID Executive Committee will be effective as of the Assembly of Members during ECCMID in Amsterdam from 9 – 12 April 2016.