9th International Summit on

Clinical Microbiology

Theme: Clinical Microbiology: The place and the contribution to clinical field

OCM for Clinical Microbiology Series Conferences

Organizing Committee

OCM Member

Iwona B. Beech

Research professor
Montana State University,Bozeman, MT,USA
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ananda Chakrabarty

Professor
University of Illinois College of Medicine,
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Michael Hennig

CEO
leadXpro AG,Switzerland
Switzerland

Biography Research Interest

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Juliana Chirutha

Professor
Queensland University of Technology
Australia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Alena MHlushen

HEAD OF THE LABORATORY
SRPA Chemical Synthesis and Biotechnologies
Belarus

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Neveen Mohamed M Saleh

Research Scientist
National organization for drug control and research
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mahasin Wadi

Professor
Princess Nourah Bint Abdulrahman University
Saudi Arabia

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Clinical Microbiology 2017

OCM Member

Nicholas Bergman

Head of the Genomics Department at NBFAC
National Bioforensic Analysis Center
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Aneta Nitsch-Osuch

Head of the Department of Social Medicine and Public Helath
Medical University of Warsaw
Poland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Delia Goletti

Head of Translational Research Unit
National Institute for Infectious Diseases
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Michel Wolff

Head of the Medical and Infectious Resuscitation Department
Bichat-Claude Bernard Hospital
France

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Bruno Pozzetto

Head of Department
University Hospital of Saint-Étienne
France

Biography Research Interest

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Thierry Naas

University lecturer - hospital practitioner
Bicêtre Hospital
France

Biography Research Interest

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Kamaleldin B Said

Professor
Carleton University
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Amaresh Das

Professor
APHIS-USDA
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Iolanda Francolini

Visiting scientist
Sapienza University of Rome
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Joziana Muniz De Paiva Barçante

President
Federal University of Lavras
Brazil

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jihad Bishara

Director
Tel-Aviv University
Israel

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Neveen Mohamed M Saleh

Research Scientist
National organization for drug control and research
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Clinical Microbiology 2016

OCM Member

Massimo Ciccozzi

Professor
Istituto Superiore di Sanità
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Giulio Tarro

President
Foundation T. & L. de Beaumont Bonelli for cancer research
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Amin Fadl

Professor
University of Wisconsin-Madison
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

John G Thomas

Professor Emeritus
West Virginia University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gianfranco Donelli

Director, Microbial Biofilm Laboratory
IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Massimo Clementi

Professor
University Vita-Salute San Raffaele, Milan
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Patrícia Alexandra Curado Quintas Dinis Poeta

Professor
University of Trás-os-Montes and Alto Douro
Portugal

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

M.V.Raghavendra Rao

Professor
Avalon University School of Medicine Curacao
Netherland Antilles

Biography Research Interest

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Chaoqun Yao

Associate Professor
Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine,St. Kitts
West Indies

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

B Y Chin

Professor
International Medical University
Malaysia

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Microbiologists 2016

OCM Member

Lia Monica Junie

Professor
University of Medicine and Pharmacy
Romania

Biography Research Interest

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Paul M Tulkens

Emeritus and Invited Professor
Universite Catholique de Lovain
Belgium

Biography Research Interest

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Nikolai Provorov

Deputy Director
All-Russia Research Institute for Agricultural Microbiology
Russia

Biography Research Interest

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Julia Dias

Professor
Federal University of Sergipe
Brazil

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Applied Microbiology 2016

OCM Member

Rajinder S. Ranu

Professor
Colorado State University
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Abd El Aziz Mousa Nour

Emeritus Professor
Alexandria University
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

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Atef El-Gendy

Head
United States Naval Medical Research Unit-3
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

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Dilek Heperkan

Professor
Istanbul Technical University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Hua Zhu

Associate Professor
Rutgers University
NJ, USA

Biography Research Interest

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Piero Mastroeni

Reader in Infection and Immunity
University of Cambridge
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

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Massimo Ciccozzi

Professor
Italian National Institute of Health
Italy

Biography Research Interest

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Carlos Alberto Guzman

Head (Vaccinology & Applied Microbiology)
Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research
Germany

Biography Research Interest

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Joachim Wink

Group Leader-Microbial Strain Collection
Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Kathrin Mohr

Scientist
Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research
Germany

Biography Research Interest

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Patrick Fickers

Professor
University of Leige
Belgium

Biography Research Interest

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Sveltana Ermolaeva

Professor
Gamaleya Institute of Epidemiology and Microbiology
Russia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Maria Isabel Brusca

Scientist
Univerdad de Buenos Aires
Argentina

Biography Research Interest

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Ludmila Viksna

Professor
President of the Latvian Association of Infectologists and Hepatologists
Riga Stradins University, Latvia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Khaled Barakat

Assistant Professor
University of Alberta
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Patrícia Poeta

Full Professor (Head)
University of Trás-os-Montes and Alto Douro
Portugal

Biography Research Interest

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Gustavo H Goldman

Professor
The University of São Paulo
Brazil

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Willy Verstraete

Emeritus Professor
Ghent University
Belgium

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Alexander Rapoport

Professor, Head (Biotechnology)
University of Latvia
Latvia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sevgi Ciftci

Associate Professor
Istanbul University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gülnur TARHAN

Professor, Head (Medical Microbiology)
Adiyaman University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sahin Direkel

Associate Professor
Giresun University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Maysaa El Sayed Zaki

Professor
Mansoura Faculty of Medicine
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Moustafa El-Shenawy

Emeritus Professor
National Research Centre
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Food Microbiology 2016

OCM Member

Nikos E Mavroudis

Programme Leader Department of Applied Sciences (FoESA)
Northumbria University
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Elliot T. Ryser

Professor
Michigan State University
United States

Biography Research Interest

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Carol Phillips

Professor and Deputy Dean 
The University of Northampton
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

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Richard Fuchs

Principal Scientist
University of Greenwich
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Vivian Chi-Hua Wu

Professor
USDA-ARS Western Regional Research Center
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Neela Badrie

Professor and Head of Department
The University of the West Indies
Trinidad and Tobago

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Asgar Ali Warsi

Professor
The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus (UNMC)
Malaysia

Biography Research Interest

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DO Thi Hoa Vien

Associate Professor
Hanoi University of Science and Technology (HUST)
Vietnam

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Stoyanka R. Stoitsova

Associate Professor
StephanAngeloff Institute of Microbiology
Bulgaria

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Manpreet Singh

Associate Professor
Purdue University
United States

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Abdel Moneim El-Hadi Sulieman Hamad

Professor
University of Hail
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Biography Research Interest

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Shalini Sehgal

Associate Professor
University of Delhi
India

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Medical Microbiology 2016

OCM Member

Brent E. Korba

Professor
Georgetown University Medical Centre
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Thomas C Bosch

Professor of General Zoology (C4) and Director
University of Kiel
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Chit Laa Poh

Distinguished Professor
Sunway University
Malaysia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Geraldine Durand

Microbiology Director
BioMérieux
France

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Haifa Altalhi

Head infection prevention and control department
King Saud University
Saudi Arabia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Anju Kaushal

Senior Scientist (Cell Biology/ Immunology) ( previous)
Virionyx Corporation Ltd, Auckland
New Zealand

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Clinical Microbiology 2015

OCM Member

Dr.John G Thomas

Professor Emeritus
West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, USA
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Teodor Brumeanu

Associate Professor
Uniformed Services University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Zafar Khan

Professor
Drexel University College of Medicine
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr.Mervat G Al-Enany

Professor
Cairo University
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr. Amr M. Mohamed

Professor of Laboratory Medicine
Umm al-Qura University
Saudi Arabia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ghada A. Abou El-Ella

Associate professor of Laboratory Medicine
Umm Al-Qura University, KSA
Saudi Arabia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Idress Hamad Attitalla

Associate Professor
Omar Al-Mukhtar University
Libya

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Applied Microbiology-2015

OCM Member

Joachim Wink

Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dunja Bruder

Otto-von-Guericke University, Magdeburg
Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Germany

Biography Research Interest

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Gustavo Goldman

The University of São Paulo, Brazil

Biography Research Interest

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Willy Verstraete

Ghent University, Belgium

Biography Research Interest

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Armen Trchounian

Yerevan State University, Armenia

Biography Research Interest

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Alexander Rapoport

University of Latvia, Latvia

Biography Research Interest

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Patrick FICKERS

Université de Liège, Belgium

Biography Research Interest

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Liliana Cepoi

Academy of Sciences of Moldova, Moldova

Biography Research Interest

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Dragoslava Radin

University of Belgrade, Serbia

Biography Research Interest

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Rup Lal

University of Delhi, India

Biography Research Interest

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Natalia Shubladze

Nataional Center of Tubercolosis and Lung Diseases, Georgia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Atef El-Gendy

United States Naval Medical Research Unit-3, Egypt

Biography Research Interest

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Sveltana Ermolaeva

Gamaleya Institute of Epidemiology and Microbiology, Russia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sylvester R. Moyo

Namibia University of Sciences and Technology, Namibia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Branka Vasiljevic

University of Belgrade, Serbia

Biography Research Interest

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Rita Kumar

CSIR-Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology, India

Biography Research Interest

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Vera Katic

University of Belgrade, Serbia

Biography Research Interest

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Olga R. Torres de Matute

Director, Center for Research in Nutrition and Health, Gautemala

Biography Research Interest

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Carlos A Guzmán

Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Germany

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Clinical Microbiology-2013

OCM Member

Nancy Khardori

Eastern Virginia medical School
USA

Eastern Virginia medical School, USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Zewei Miao

University of Illinois
USA

University of Illinois, USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Eynav Klechevsky

Washington University School of Medicine
USA

Washington University School of Medicine, USA

Biography Research Interest

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Amin Fadl

University of Wisconsin
USA

University of Wisconsin, USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jean-Pierre Gorvel

Immunology Center of Marseille
France
Immunology Center of Marseille, France

Biography Research Interest

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Jean-Louis Mege

Aix Marseille University
France
Aix Marseille University, France

Biography Research Interest

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Tineke H. Jones

Agriculture and Agri-Food
Canada
Agriculture and Agri-Food, Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Arvind Mahajan

Lohmann Animal Health GmbH
Germany
Lohmann Animal Health GmbH, Germany

Biography Research Interest

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Margarete Teresa Gottardo de Almeida

FAMERP- University School of Medicine
Brazil
FAMERP- University School of Medicine, Brazil

Biography Research Interest

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Mervat G Al-Enany

Cairo University
Egypt
Cairo University, Egypt

Biography Research Interest

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Abdel Raouf Abou El Azm

Tanta University
Egypt
Tanta University, Egypt

Biography Research Interest

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Avelar Alves Da Silva

Federal University of Piaui
Brazil
Federal University of Piaui, Brazil

Biography Research Interest

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Zhang Jianzhong

Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention
China
Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, China

Biography Research Interest

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Harumi Gomi

Jichi Medical University
Japan
Jichi Medical University, Japan

Biography Research Interest

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Egwari Louis

Covenant University
Nigeria
Covenant University, Nigeria

Biography Research Interest

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Idress Hamad Attitalla

Omar Al-Mukhatr University
Libya
Omar Al-Mukhatr University, Libya

Biography Research Interest

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Kennedy D. Mwambete

Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences
Tanzania
Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Tanzania

Biography Research Interest

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V. Duraipandiyan

King Saud University
Saudi Arabia
King Saud University
Saudi Arabia

Biography Research Interest

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Ezera Agwu

Kampala International University
Uganda
Kampala International University
Uganda

Biography Research Interest

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Gadi Borkow

Cupron Scientific ltd
Israel
Cupron Scientific ltd, Israel

Biography Research Interest

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S Karutha Pandian

Alagappa University
India
Alagappa University
India

Biography Research Interest

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Jyoti P. Jadhav

Shivaji University
India
Shivaji University, India

Biography Research Interest

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Vijay Nema

National Aids Research Institute
India
National Aids Research Institute, India

Biography Research Interest

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Abdul Jalil Nordin

Universiti Putra Malaysia
Malaysia
Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia

Biography Research Interest