Steering Committee

The ESCMID-appointed Steering Committee consists of the Chairman, the Scientific Secretary, the Clinical Data Co-ordinator, the Technical Data Co-ordinator, a representative from each of the European national breakpoint committees and two representatives from the EUCAST general committee. Proposals, draft documents and tentative decisions are submitted for consultation to the General Committee, external expert groups and an email distribution list of pharmaceutical and susceptibility testing device manufacturing industries.




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Chairman (2016 -):
Christian Giske, Sweden 

Scientific Secretary (2016 - ):
John Turnidge, Australia

Clinical Data Co-ordinator (2016 -):
Rafael Canton, Spain

Technical Data Co-ordinator and Webmaster (2016 -):
Gunnar Kahlmeter


BSAC (The United Kingdom):
Alasdair MacGowan; Robin Howe 

CA-SFM (France):
Francois Jehl, Gerhard Lina

CRG (The Netherlands)
Johan Mouton

German NAC (Germany)
Sören Gatermann

NWGA (Norway):
Christoffer Lindemann

SRGA (Sweden)
Christian Giske

EUCAST Representative 1 (Turkey, 2016 -2018):
Denise Gür

EUCAST Representative 2 (Croatia, 2016-2018):
Arjana Tambic


Following applications from two countries, ESCMID decided to aford Turkey and Croatia, the two seats on the EUCAST Steering Committee for the period July 2016 - April 2018.

What is EUCAST all about?

Find out about our aims, who our members are and how EUCAST functions in our statutes.

EUCAST Steering Committee at ECCMID 2014
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