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Alan Johnson

Professor at Faculty of Medicine at Imperial College London.

Alan Johnson is  the Head of the Department of Healthcare Associated Infection  a and Antimicrobial Resistance at Public Health England's Centre for Infectious Disease Surveillance and Control (CIDSC).  The Centre is responsible for the collection and collation of national mandatory surveillance data on Clostridium difficile infections, S. aureus and E. coli  bloodstream infections and orthopaedic surgical site infections. Prof. Johnson’s work centres on the surveillance of antimicrobial resistance in hospital and community settings. He also has a strong interest in infections in children and has under-taken enhanced surveillance of both infant meningitis and MRSA bacteraemia in children in conjunction with the British Paediatric Surveillance Unit of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health.

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See also: Academia Imperial College London (ICL) - Public research university with an international reputation for excellence in teaching and research

Details last updated 28-Jan-2021

Alan Johnson News

Bacteria resistant to antibiotic of last resort found in UK

BBC - 21-Dec-2015

Colistin resistant bacteria discovered on three UK farms and in samples of human infections. Pre...