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Cambridge Infectious Diseases

An Interdisciplinary Research Centre at the University of Cambridge

Studying at Cambridge


Associated Professionals

Associated Professionals; Clinical, Administrative, Management
Susannah Salter
  • Advanced Research Assistant, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
  • My research involves Streptococcus pneumoniae and the nasopharyngeal microbiota.
Asha Akram
  • Research Assistant
  • Real time whole genomic sequencing of MRSA from collection/storing +ve MRSA samples to extraction to preparation for miniSeq
Katherine Bellis
  • Research Assistant, Clinical School
  • I work on elucidating the basis of S. aureus carriage in the human nasopharynx.
Dr Laura Blackburn
  • Acting Head of Science, PHG Foundation/IPH
  • Analysis into effective policy and change to support best possible use of life science and technology for health.
Dr Hilary Browne
  • Staff Scientist
  • Hilary's research interest is in the intestinal microbiota
Dr Ruchi Chauhan
  • Research Facilitator, Cambridge Academy of Therapeutic Sciences (CATS)
  • I facilitate research activities between academic and industry partners via funded exchange programs, educational
Dr Mary Dobson
  • Dr Mary Dobson was Director of the Wellcome Unit for the History of Medicine, Oxford, and writes books on infectious diseases
Sophia Girgis
  • Research Assistant
  • Whole genome sequencing of MRSA, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Clostridium difficile from patient samples
Sarah James
  • Part Time Research Associate, Department of Zoology
Danielle Leek
  • Research Assistant
  • I work on a project demonstrating the usefulness of whole genome sequencing in tracking MRSA outbreaks and transmission events
Claire Raisen
  • PhD student working on MRSA Iron Acquisition
Mark Reacher
  • Faculty of Clinical Medicine
  • HPA East of England Regional Epidemiology Unit
  • Institute of Public Health
  • Public Health Surveillance,Cryptosporidium, Chlamydia,trachoma, Norovirus, Health Care Associated Infections.
Wendy Rice
  • Primary area of interest include Healthcare Associated Infections, including C. difficile and hospital associated norovirus.
Renata Schaeffer
  • Assistant Director for Biological Sciences & EU Matters, RO
  • Research support for School of Biological Sciences and EU funding
Magdalena Sekowska
  • I am Advanced Research Assistant at the Virus Genomics team at the Sanger Institute.
Dr Allyson Walsh
  • Interdisciplinary Research Centre Coordinator, Cambridge Infectious Diseases
01223 337645
James Whitehorn
  • Consultant Medical Microbiologist & Infectious Diseases Physician