Prof.dr. Margreet Vos

Job title
Professor of health care related infections, Erasmus Medical Centre

Margreet C. Vos studied at the Medical Faculty Erasmus Universiteit in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, from 1981 to 1988, Cum Laude.
From 1995 until present, she is a staff member in Rotterdam, Erasmus MC. She is the deputy head of the department and the deputy trainer of Medical Microbiologists residents. Since 2012, she is a professor of Healthcare related Infections at the dept of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases.
She is for more than twenty years the chair of the local infection committees at the Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, a revalidation clinic and the Harbour Hospital. She received more than 50 invited lectures nationally and internationally and has more than 130- peer reviewed publications, most of them deal with infection prevention of MSSA/MRSA, the Search and Destroy strategy, hand hygiene, outbreaks and Hospital design.
She is member or chair of 4 local and 14 national and 2 international committees or working groups about infection prevention in general or MRSA, Hospital design and infection prevention or quality in infection control or the laboratory. She is chair of the European study group of nosocomial Infections (ESGNI).

Prof.dr. Margreet Vos, Erasmus MC