Joint Programming Initiative on Antimicrobial Resistance

Laurent Gutmann

Laurent Gutmann is MD-PhD .Professor of Microbiology, Head of microbiological Laboratory at the European Hospital Georges Pompidou in Paris, He was Head of Reference Center for Pneumococci (France 1999-2011). He is part of an INSERM research unit [UMRS 872] working on the molecular basis of the resistance to antibiotics oriented towards the cell wall targets. He was counsellor of the INSERM director for infectious diseases and microbiology. He is presently member of the board of the French thematic institute IMMI ( Microbiology and infectious diseases