Imperial College London

ProfessorAlisonHolmes

Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Infectious Disease

Professor of Infectious Diseases
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 3313 1283alison.holmes

 
 
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Location

 

8N16Hammersmith HospitalHammersmith Campus

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Summary

 

Awards

  • NIHR Senior Investigator, National Institute for Health Research, 2018
  • HSJ Good Management Award for ‘The Hammersmith Organisational Model of Infection Prevention (HOMIP)’, Health Services Journal, 2006
  • National Clinical Champion for reduction of Healthcare Associated Infections, Department of Health, 2006
  • Clinical Infectious Diseases Society Prize, UK, Clinical Infectious Diseases, 1996

External Positions

  • Committee Member, Scientific Steering Committee on Antimicrobial Resistance for Academy of Medical Sciences, Academy of Medical Sciences, supported by the Yusuf and Farida Hamied Foundation, 2018
  • Chair, Fleming Fund - Technical Advisory Group, Department of Health and Social Care & The Fleming Fund, 2018
  • Expert Advisor, Sepsis Technical Expert Meeting WHO, World Health Organisation, 2018
  • Member, Independent Scientific Advisory Board Wellcome Trust Vietnam Major Overseas Programme, Wellcome Trust Vietnam Major Overseas Programme, 2017 - 2017
  • Board Member, Wellcome-Surveillance & Epidemiology of Drug-resistant Infections Consortium (SEDRIC), Wellcome Trust, 2017
  • Expert Advisory Group Member, De-linking Reimbursement of Antimicrobials from Volumes Sold: Implications for NICE Appraisal., Department of Health, University of York, National Institute for Health and Care Excellence, 2017
  • Expert Advisor, Expert group on AMR monitoring and evaluation WHO, World Health Organisation, 2017 - 2018
  • Treasurer (& Chair), Finance Committee ISID, International Society for Infectious Diseases, 2017
  • Expert Advisor, Expert group on health workforce education and antimicrobial resistance control WHO, World Health Organisation, 2016 - 2017
  • Project Advisory Board member, Mapping the Risk of International Infectious Disease Spread, User-friendly Tool Mapping the Risks of Outbreak Events, USAID, US Agency for International Development (USAID), 2016 - 2016
  • Expert member, Technical Steering Group for the WHO IPC Global Unit, World Health Organisation, 2016 - 2017
  • Member, Review Panel for NIHR Surgical Reconstruction and Microbiology Research Centre, Department of Health, 2016 - 2016
  • Chair, Antibiotic Review Kit (ARK)-Hospital Programme Steering Committee Meeting, University of Oxford, 2016
  • Chair, Antibiotic Reduction and Conservation in Hospitals, Oxford University, 2016 - 2016
  • Expert member, Core Components for Infection Prevention and Control Programmes: Guideline Development Group, WHO, World Health Organisation, 2016 - 2016
  • Chair and IAG member, International Advisory Group, SHAIPI, Scottish Infection Research Network (SIRN) & Scottish Healthcare Associated Infection Prevention Institute (SHAIPI), 2016
  • Chair, UK Cross Research Councils Workshops on Global Challenge funding and AMR, MRC, 2016 - 2017
  • Call reviewer and panel meeting member, MRC “Tackling AMR Theme 2: Accelerating therapeutic and diagnostics development”, MRC, 2015 - 2015
  • Committee member, European Committee for Infection Control (EUCIC), European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, 2014
  • Member / External Advisor, External Advisory Panel, IGH Liverpool, Institute of Infection and Global Health (IGH) Liverpool University, 2014
  • Expert Member, Trans-Atlantic Task Force on Antimicrobial Resistance, TATFAR, 2014
  • Member of international expert team, Policy research for WISH on Antimicrobial Resistance: In Search of a Collaborative Solution -Report of the Antimicrobial Resistance Working Group 2013 by Professor Dame Sally Davies and Emiliano Rial Verde., Department of Health, 2013 - 2013
  • Executive Committee Member, Executive Committee, ISID, International Society for Infectious Diseases, 2013
  • Member, Scientific Advisory Board, Singapore Institute of Inf. Dis. and Epi., Singapore Institute of Infectious Diseases and Epidemiology, 2013
  • Member, BioMerieux Healthcare Associated Infections and Antimicrobial Resistance Scientific Board, BioMerieux, 2012 - 2014
  • Member of teaching faculty, ESCMID Study Group for Antimicrobial stewardshiP (ESGAP), European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ESCMID), 2012
  • Scientific Committee member, International Conference on Prevention & Infection Control (ICPIC), International Conference on Prevention & Infection Control (ICPIC), 2012
  • Expert member, Governmental Advisory Committee on Antimicrobial Resistance and Healthcare Associated Infection (ARHAI), Department of Health, 2007 - 2014
  • Expert Member, Governmental Advisory Committee on Antimicrobial Resistance and Healthcare Associated Infection (ARHAI), Antimicrobial Resistance and Healthcare Associated Infection (ARHAI), 2007
  • Member, HCAI Research & Innovation Policy Group Association of British Healthcare Industries (ABHI), ABHI, 2007 - 2007
  • Member, HTA programme's Healthcare Associated Infection Expert Advisory Group, National Coordinating Centre for Health Technology Assessment, National Coordinating Centre for Health Technology Assessment, 2007 - 2007
  • National Clinical Champion, National Clinical Champion for the prevention of Hospital Acquired Infection, Department of Health, Department of Health, 2006 - 2007
  • Member, DoH HCAI National Strategy Advisory Committee, Department of Health, 2006 - 2006
  • Member, DoH and Intensive Care Society Subgroup on infection, Department of Health, 2006 - 2007
  • Member, DoH and Renal Association Subgroup on infection, Department of Health, 2005 - 2007
  • Expert adviser and Member, Healthcare Care Commission, Expert advisory Panel, Healthcare Care Commission, Department of Health, 2005 - 2006

Membership of Professional Bodies

  • Appointments Commission: Expert Member of Governmental Advisory Committee on Antimicrobial Resistance and Healthcare Associated Infection (ARHAI), Department of Health, Department of Health, 2007 - 2014

Fellowships

  • Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences, Academy of Medical Sciences, 2017
  • Fellow, Royal College of Physicians, Ireland, Royal College of Physicians, Ireland, 2009
  • Fellow, Royal College of Physicians, Royal College of Physicians, 2002

Editorial Boards

  • BMJ Quality and Safety, Editorial Board member, 2014
  • BMC Journal of Health and Human Right, Editorial Board member, 2001
  • Journal of Hospital Infection, Editorial Board member, 1999