Imperial College London

Dr Vanessa Sancho-Shimizu

Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Infectious Disease

Reader in Human Genetics of Infectious Diseases



+44 (0)20 7594 3914v.sancho-shimizu




309Norfolk PlaceSt Mary's Campus




External Positions

  • PIMS-TS/MIS-C Taskforce lead, PIMS-TS/MIS-C Taskforce lead for the International COVID19 Human Genetic Effort, COVID19 Human Genetic Effort, 2020
  • Steering Committee Member, COVID Human Genetics Effort Steering Committee, COVID Human Genetics Effort, 2020
  • Member of Genetics committee, European Society of Immune Deficiencies Genetics Committee, European Society of Immune Deficiencies, 2018


  • Marie Curie Re-Integration Grant, FP7 Marie Curie, 2012 - 2014