ESCMID Study Group for Anaerobic Infections - ESGAI

News & Activities

New ESGAI Secretary elected

ESGAI held a special election to fill the role of Secretary in the ESGAI Executive Committee. Dr. Jozsef Soki (Hungary) was elected and will fulfill the role until the next Executive Committee elections.

New Executive Committee takes office

ESGAI has a new executive committee composed of:

  • Chair: Dr Linda Veloo, Netherlands
  • Secretary: Dr Miriam Cordovana, Italy
  • Treasurer: Dr Samo Jeverica, Slovenia

Trefor Morris and Ingrid Wybo as members of the election committee invited the membership to nominate candidates and vote. The results of the elections are the following:

  • Number of members with voting right: 49
  • Number of voters: 21 (42.9%)


  • Samo Jeverica , Slovenia        19 votes, elected
  • Linda Veloo, The Netherlands        19 votes, elected
  • Miriam Cordovana, Italy        18 votes, elected

The new executive committee is elected for two years.