Past Awardees: ISID/ESCMID Fellowships
A joint project of ISID and the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
2016 ISID/ESCMID Fellowship Awardees
  • Dr. Janine Seetahal, Trinidad and Tobago
    The University of the West Indies
    The identification of new, emerging and endemic viruses in the bat population of Trinidad and
    Tobago. In collaboration with theInstitute of Biodiversity, Animal Health & Comparative Medicine, University of Glasgow, United Kingdom.
    pdf file Final Report: SEETAHAL
  • Dr. Md. Akhtar-Uz-Zaman, Bangladesh
    Rajshahi Medical College
    Molecular epidemiology and spread dynamics of Carbapenem and Cephalosporin resistant
    Enterobacteriaceae clones inside and outside of hospital settings
    Molecular epidemiology and dissemination ecology of antibiotic resistant Acinetobacter baumannii clones inside and outside of Bangladeshi hospital settings. In collaboration with the Uppsala University, Sweden.
2014 ISID/ESCMID Fellowship Awardees
  • Mr. Juan Farizano, Argentina
    INSIBIO (Instituto Superior de Investigaciones Biológicas), Universidad Nacional de Tucumán
    Development and optimization of attenuated bacterial vaccines for the control of Salmonella infection: Effect of RcsCDB system in the fimbrial genes expression. In collaboration with the Departamento de Genética, Facultad de Biología, Universidad de Sevilla, Sevilla, Spain.
    pdf file Final Report: FARIZANO
  • Dr. Refath Farzana, Bangladesh
    Dept. of Microbiology, Kumudini Women's Medical College and Dept. of Microbiology, Dhaka Medical College
    Molecular epidemiology and dissemination ecology of antibiotic resistant Acinetobacter baumannii clones inside and outside of Bangladeshi hospital settings. In collaboration with the Uppsala University, Sweden.
    pdf file Final Report: FARZANA
2013 ISID/ESCMID Fellowship Awardees
  • Dr. Syed Hani Abidi, Pakistan
    Dept of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Aga Khan University
    Epitope evolution of HIV in genetically distant populations. In collaboration with the Nuffield Dept of Medicine, John Radclife Hospital, Oxford, UK.
  • Dr. Rodrigue Mintsa, Gabon
    Dept of Parasitology-Mycology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Health Science
    Schistosomiasis in Estuaire province of Gabon: What is the situation? In collaboration with the Université de Pergignan, Perpignan, France.
2012 ISID/ESCMID Fellowship Awardee
  • Dr. Isaac Clement, Nigeria
    Ambrose Alli University, Department of Zoology, Tropical Disease Research Unit
    Human African trypanosomiasis in Nigeria: identification of animal reservoir hosts and characterisation of the tsetse fly vector. In collaboration with the University of Glasgow, United Kingdom.
  • Final Report: CLEMENT
2011 ISID/ESCMID Fellowship Awardees
  • Dr. Josephine Siregar, Indonesia
    Eijkman Institute for Molecular Biology
    Phenotypic analysis of atovaquone resistant Plasmodium berghei mutants.
    In collaboration with scientists from Erasmus MC University in Rotterdam, Netherlands.
    Final Report: SIREGAR
  • Dr. Fernanda Ludolf Ribeiro, Brazil
    Centro de Pesquuisa René Rachou FIOCRUZ/MG, Cellular and Molecular Parasitology
    Profiling the humoral immune response to Schistosoma mansoni using a new immunoproteomic approach protein microarray.
    In collaboration with scientists from the University of Nottingham, School of Pharmacy, Nottingham, UK.
  • Final Report: LUDOLF
2010 ISID/ESCMID Fellowship Awardee
  • Philip Anochie, Nigeria
    Nigerian Institute of Medical Research, Microbiology Division
    Genotype analysis of mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates.
    In collaboration with scientists from the S. Raffaele Scientific Institute, Emerging Bacterial Pathogens Unit in Milan, Italy.
  • Final Report: ANOCHIE