Andreas Voss

Andreas Voss is professor and chair of the Department of Clincal-Microbiology and Infection Control at the University Medical Center of Groningen, The Netherlands.  His expertise is in the field of infection prevention and control, in particular the epidemiology of antimicrobial resistance, hand hygiene and behavior change.

Currently, he is past-president of the International Society of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (ISAC) and board member of the Dutch Society for Medical Microbiology, as well as a past member of the Executive of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ESCMID) and  the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA), and the Infection Control African Netwerk (ICAN).

Andreas Voss was the co-founder of the International Conference on Infection Control and Prevention (ICPIC) and Founding Editor of the BMC journal Antimicrobial Resistance and Infection Control ( He has >350 peer-reviewed journal publications to his name  (H-index overall: 72, Google Scholar profile