Imperial College London

Dr Esmita Charani, PhD MSc MPharm, ESCMID Fellow

Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Infectious Disease

Senior Lead Research Pharmacist



e.charani CV




7N12Commonwealth BuildingHammersmith Campus





  • Hamied Foundation UK-India AMR Visiting Professorship, Academy of Medical Sciences, 2020
  • International and local narratives on the experiences of healthcare professionals diagnosing and treating infections and implementing antimicrobial stewardship, ESRC Impact Acceleration Award, 2018
  • Development of a smart phone application for Imperial Antimicrobial Prescribing Policy (iAPP), UKCPA Novartis Antimicrobial Management Award 2011, 2011
  • Antimicrobial Dosing in Obesity Study (ADIOS) PI, Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain practice Research Galen Award, 2011

External Positions

  • Member, ESCMID Education Subcommittee, European Society for Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, 2018
  • Expert Adviser, Expert Adviser for the NICE Centre for Guidelines, The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence, 2016 - 2020
  • Expert Panel Member, NICE antimicrobial stewardship medicines practice guideline development group, National Institute for Health and Care Excellence, 2014 - 2014

Membership of Professional Bodies

  • Member of the RPSGB, Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain, 2002

Links with Other Academic Bodies