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Executive Committee

President: Prof. Mario Poljak, Slovenia

President-elect and Secretary General: Prof. Jesús Rodríguez-Baño, Spain

Publications & Communications Officer & Past President: Prof. Murat Akova, Turkey

Treasurer: Prof. Alexander W. Friedrich, Netherlands

Professional Affairs Officer: Prof. Maurizio Sanguinetti, Italy

Education Officer: Prof. Evelina Tacconelli, Germany

Scientific Affairs Officer: Prof. Annelies Zinkernagel, Switzerland

Position Address


Prof. Mario Poljak
Institute of Microbiology and Immunology
University of Ljubljana

Zaloska 4

1105 Ljubljana

Phone: + 386-1-543 7453

President-elect and Secretary General

Prof. Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
MD Sección Enfermedades Infecciosas
Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena

Avda. Dr. Fedriani, 3

41009 Sevilla

Phone: + 34-661437062

Publications & Communications Officer & Past President

Prof. Murat Akova
MD Dept. of Infectious Diseases
Hacettepe University
School of Medicine


Phone: + 90-312-311 1271


Prof. Alexander W. Friedrich
Medical Microbiology, EB 80

Hanzeplein 1

9713 Groningen

Phone: + 31 50 361 3480

Professional Affairs Officer

Prof. Maurizio Sanguinetti
Università Cattolica del S. Cuore

Largo Francesco Vito 1

00167 Roma

Phone: + 39-06-3015 4964

Education Officer

Prof. Evelina Tacconelli
Medizinische Klinik
Universitätsklinikum Tübingen

Otfried-Müller-Straße 10

72076 Tübingen

Phone: +49 7071 29 80586

Scientific Affairs Officer

Prof. Annelies Zinkernagel
FMH Innere Medizin und FMH Infektiologie
Universitätsspital Zürich
Klinik für Infektiologie und Spitalhygiene
Ramistr. 100

8091 Zürich

Phone: + 41 44 255 93 45