Dr Elmar Nimmesgern took up the position as Secretariat Lead, Global AMR R&D Hub in September 2018.
He was with the European Commission from 2000 to 2018, following different aspects of health research. Since 2013 he was Deputy Head of Unit, initially in the strategy unit of the Health Directorate and from 2014 to 2018 in the Innovative and Personalised Medicine unit.
Previously Elmar spent 5 years at Vertex Pharmaceuticals in Cambridge/MA – USA, serving at first as research scientist in the department of biophysical chemistry. From 1997 to 2000 he was project head preclinical programme IMPDH research (immunosuppressives). Elmar is a biochemist by training, who focused his research at the University of Munich and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York on molecular chaperones.
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