Imperial College London

ProfessorAlisonHolmes

Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Medicine

Professor of Infectious Diseases
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 3313 1283alison.holmes

 
 
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Location

 

Hammersmith HospitalHammersmith Campus

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Summary

 

Summary

Alison Holmes is a Professor of Infectious Diseases at Imperial College and the Director of Infection Prevention and Control (DIPC) and Associate Medical Director for Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust. 

Professor Holmes is the Director of the NIHR Health Protection Research Unit (HPRU) in Healthcare Associated Infection and Antimicrobial Resistance. Professor Holmes directs the work of 4 themes: Applied molecular bacteriology, Applied data linkage, syndromic surveillance and modelling,  Innovations in behaviour change, technology and patient safety to improve infection prevention and antimicrobial use and Organisational change, health economics, sustainability and evaluation, alongside PHE lead collaborators. The HPRU, which was established on 1 April 2014, is a partnership between Imperial College London, Public Health England, Cambridge University Veterinary School, the Welcome Trust Sanger Institute and Imperial College Health Partners North West London Academic Health Science Network. 

Publications

Journals

Birgand GJC, Troughton R, Moore L, et al., Blogging in infectious diseases and clinical microbiology: Assessment of the 'blogosphere' content, Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, ISSN:1559-6834

Conference

Birgand, Castro Sanchez EM, Moore LSP, et al., Blogging in infectious diseases and clinical microbiology: Checking-up infection blogs in the blogosphere, RICAI 2015

Charani E, Castro Sanchez E, Nathwany D, et al., What are the key elements of an antimicrobial stewardship programme on a global scale – results of a global survey, European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

Charani E, De Barra E, Gharbi M, et al., Antibiotic prescribing in acute medical and surgical ward rounds – A prospective cohort study, European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

Charani E, Tarrant C, Moorthy K, et al., Who is responsible for antimicrobial management of the post-operative surgical patient? – An ethnographic study, European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

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