R-GNOSIS is coordinated by Marc Bonten (UMC Utrecht) and brings together a multidisciplinary team with complementary expertise of clinicians, microbiologists and epidemiologists, infectious disease specialists, caregivers in inpatient care and mathematical modellers. The R-GNOSIS consortium is made of 19 partners from 9 countries which include United Kingdom, Denmark, Germany, Netherlands, Belgium, France, Spain, Switzerland and Israel.
The UPEC is the medical school for the South-East region of the Paris area. It hosts the IMRB (“Institut Mondor de Recherche Biomédicale”) which includes 14 research teams. Our group is also part of the “Clinical Research and Public Health” pole at hospital Henri Mondor, is involved in hospital infection control, and coordinates infection control activities within the hospital and the Paris AP-HP hospital network.
|Christian Brun-Buisson, MD, PhD, is Professor at UPEC, director of the Medical Intensive Care unit and head of Infection control unit at Hospital Henri Mondor in Créteil. He has over 200 publications in peer-reviewed journals in the areas of intensive care (sepsis and mechanical ventilation), infection control and hospital epidemiology. He has served on the editorial board of JAMA, Am Rev Respir Crit Care Med, Infect Control & Hosp Epidemiol and Intensive Care Medicine. He chairs the advisory committee to the French Ministry of Health on Nosocomial Infections and the Infection Control Committee of the Paris public hospitals network. He has recently coordinated the closely related MOSAR (FP6-IP, 2008-2012)|