Joint Programming Initiative on Antimicrobial Resistance

Jean-Yves Madec

DVM, PhD, molecular microbiologist, Research Director at the French Agency for Food, Environmental and Health Safety (Anses), Lyon, France. National coordinator of all scientific activities dealing with surveillance, reference and research on AMR at Anses. In particular, coordinator of the National Monitoring Network for AMR in animal pathogens (Resapath). Head of the AMR and Virulence Unit, with research interests on molecular genetics and epidemiology of AMR in bacteria of animal origin (commensal, pathogenic, zoonotic) and issues regarding the animal-human transfer of AMR. Member of several expert groups and committees on AMR and antibiotic use in animals and humans in France and Europe and active participant/leader in several European scientific projects.