Dr. Hanan Balkhy, Chairman of the Infectious Diseases Department at King Abdullah International Medical Research and Executive Director of the Infection Prevention and Control Department at MNG-HA was appointed as a permanent ESCMID fellow of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology.
Since its founding in 1983, ESCMID (The European Society of Clinical Microbiology) has evolved to become Europe’s leading society in clinical microbiology and infectious diseases with members from all European countries and all continents. For more than 30 years, ESCMID has been an influential component in the professional lives of microbiologists and infectious disease specialists and now reaches more than 33,000 individual and affiliated members around the world. ESCMID is registered in Switzerland with offices in Basel. We welcome new colleagues from all nations.
Every year, the ESCMID Executive Committee reserves the right to appoint excelling ESCMID members as “ESCMID Fellows”. Dr. Hanan Balkhy was appointed as a permanent fellow of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases.