Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Infectious Disease

Research Fellow



+44 (0)20 7594 3577v.wright




PaediatricsMedical SchoolSt Mary's Campus





EUCLIDS consortium, "The genetic basis of meningococcal disease and other life threatening bacterial infections of childhood" which explores the genetic and immunological factors that determine susceptibility and severity in life-threatening bacterial infections of childhood, funded by the European Commission FP7.

PERFORM Consortium, "Personalised Risk assessment in febrile illness to optimise Real-life Management across the European Union"

International Kawasaki Disease Genetics Consortium, “Host genetic determinants of susceptibility & outcome in Kawasaki disease” which explores genetic factors underlying disease susceptibility and severity.

ILULU consortium, “Increasing prevention and treatment of tuberculosis through development of a rapid, sensitive, and affordable biological marker for diagnosis of tuberculosis in HIV positive and negative populations” which uses host transcriptional profiling for immunological biomarker discovery, funded by the European Commission.