Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Infectious Disease

Professor of Infectious Diseases







Ms Teyanna Gaeta +44 (0)20 3313 1943




8N21ACWBHammersmith HospitalHammersmith Campus





  • ASM/ICAAC Program Committee Award: Pathogenesis of Microbial Diseases, ASM/ICAAC, 2009
  • ESCMID Young Investigator, European Society for Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, 2001

External Positions

  • International Advisory Board member, ASAVI (Australian Strep A Vaccine Initiative), Telethon Kids Institute, Perth and Murdoch Children's Research Institute Melbourne, 2020
  • Executive Committee, SAVAC Executive Committee (Strep A Vaccine Global Consortium), IVI (International Vaccine Institute), 2019
  • External Scientific Advisory Board, CANVAS Advisory Board, Coalition for the Advancement of a Vaccine Against Group A Streptococcus. HRC New Zealand/ NHMRC Australia initiative administered by Univ Auckland and Univ W Australia, 2014
  • Member, MBRRACE-UK Confidential Enquiry into Severe Maternal Sepsis Expert Advisory Group, MBRRACE-UK (Mothers and Babies: Reducing Risk through Audits and Confidential Enquiries across the UK) Confidential Enquiry, 2013
  • Committee Member, Category L, ASM/ICAAC PROGRAM COMMITTEE, American Society for Microbiology/ICAAC, 2011 - 2014
  • Committee member (previously chair 2004-7), BIA Scientific Advisory Committee, British Infection Association (formerly British Infection Society), 2004 - 2014

Membership of Professional Bodies

  • Member,, Society for Microbiology, 2011
  • Member, American Society for Microbiology (ASM), 2007
  • Member, British Infection Association (previously British Infection Society, member of Council 2004-2007), 2004
  • Fellow, Royal College of Physicians, London, 2001


  • Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences, 2022
  • Senior Clinical Fellowship, GSK Endowment, 2002 - 2007
  • Clinician Scientist Fellowship, Medical Research Council, 1997 - 2002