Roman Kozlov

Smolensk State Medical University

About speaker

Professor Roman Kozlov is a Fellow of the European Society for Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ESCMID), and a member of the American Society for Microbiology (ASM), the European Respiratory Society (ERS) and the Federation of European Societies for Chemotherapy (FESCI).
Since 2015, he has served as chief specialist on clinical microbiology and antimicrobial resistance at Russia’s Ministry of Health. In 2016 he was elected to the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) as a Corresponding Member.
Professor Kozlov has focused his clinical research on therapeutic agents for infectious diseases and has been involved in numerous clinical trials of antimicrobial agents. His main research interests are in the diagnosis, treatment and prophylaxis of serious microbial infections, both in the community and in hospitals, and antimicrobial resistance mechanisms and surveillance.
He is the recipient of several awards, including an ESCMID Award for Advances in Clinical Microbiology in 2005, Institute Merieux grant in 2011 and APUA Leadership Award in 2012. In 1995 and 2009, he was awarded grants from the President of the Russian Federation.
Professor Kozlov has authored or co-authored more than 500 publications.

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