Prof. Marc Bonten

Therapeutic Areas

  • Infectious diseases

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Marc Bonten is Professor of Molecular Epidemiology of Infectious Diseases, and head of the department of Medical Microbiology, at the University Medical Center (UMC) Utrecht, the Netherlands.

Theraputic areas and expertise

Prof. dr. Marc Bonten is co-chairman of the UMC Utrecht Infection and Immunity research program. He is involved in three research themes: antimicrobial resistance, alternatives for antibiotics, and infection dynamics and infection prevention. He is a 2006 VICI laureate. Since 2008, he has supervised 12 PhD students and is involved in the supervision of 20 other PhD students. 

He holds a shared position within the department of Medical Microbiology and the Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care.