Imperial College London

Professor Matthew Fisher

Faculty of MedicineSchool of Public Health

Professor of Fungal Disease Epidemiology
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 7594 3787matthew.fisher Website

 
 
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Location

 

VC3Norfolk PlaceSt Mary's Campus

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Summary

 

Collaborators

The Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, The Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment

Prof. David Denning, University of Manchester

Prof. William Nierman, JCVI

Dr Trent Garner, Institute of Zoology

Dr. Andrew Cunningham, Institute of Zoology, 2001

Prof. Nongnuch Vanittanakom, Chiang Mai faculty of Medicine, 2002

Guest Lectures

Session Chair 'Veterinary mycoses and emerging pandemics', International Society for Human and Animal Mycology, Berlin, 2012

Fungal Pathogens: from biology to drug discovery., Keystone Meeting, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA, 2012

Convenor: 'Emerging Fungal Infections', 26th Fungal Genetics Meeting, Asilomar, CA, USA, 2011

'Fungal Diseases: An Emerging Threat to Human, Animal and Plant Health’, US Academy of Sciences Workshop, Washington, 2011

President: 'New and emerging fungal diseases of animals and plants', Conference Jaques Monod, Roscoff, 2011

Session Chair 'Disease and Extinction’, American Society Microbiology (ASM), San Diego, 2010

Convenor: 'Fungal Pandemics', 9th Intl. Mycological Conference, Edinburgh, 2010

How Lucky was Fleming?, Society for General Microbiology, Heriot Watt University, 2009

Amphibian immunity to disease, British Mycological Society, Aberdeen, 2009

Convenor: Chytrid and Zygomycetes, 25th Fungal Genetics Meeting, Asilomar USA, 2009

How lucky was Fleming?, Society for General Microbiology, 2009

Mapping Infectious Disease, Infectious Disease Research Network, Royal Geographical Society, London, 2009

Linking Spatial and Multilocus Genotype Data within Global Mapping Tools Demonstrated by the Cryptococcus neoformans and Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis Databases, Infectious Disease Research Network, 2008

Linking Spatial and Multilocus Genotype Data within Global Mapping Tools Demonstrated by the Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis and Cryptococcus neoformans Databases, European Conference for Fungal Genetics, 2008

The global emergence of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis and what this means for international research and trade in Xenopus, CRUK, 2008

Where have all the frogs gone? The global emergence and epidemiology of amphibian chytridiomycosis, University of Portsmouth, 2008

Mapping evolving Batrachochytrium lineages, Fungal Genetics Conference, Asilomar California, 2009

Mapping genotypes to identify populations and invasions in emerging fungal infections, Infectious Disease Research Network, 2009

From Darwin to Fleming: Ancient and Modern Patterns of Fungal Evolution, Society for General Microbiology, Heriot Watt, 2009

The amphibian response to infection by amphibian panzootic chytridiomycosis, British Mycological Society AGM, University of Dundee, 2009

Where have all the frogs gone? The global emergence and epidemiology of amphibian chytridiomycosis, BEPG, Cardiff, 2009

How Lucky Was Fleming? A Population Genetic Analysis of Global Penicillium Chrysogenum, Society for General Microbiology, 2009

Halting the global decline in amphibians, ZSL/Wildlife Conservation Society, ZSL, 2008