John Penders (Medical Microbiology) receives ESCMID Young Investigator Research Award

John receives the award for research on the Impact of travel to resource-limited destinations on the gastrointestinal microbiome.

The European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases rewards young and excellent investigators to pursue groundbreaking research in the fields of clinical microbiology and infectious diseases.

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