Benedikt Huttner is an infectious diseases specialist interested in antimicrobial stewardship, both in his clinical practice as well as in his research activities. After having finished his medical studies in Munich (Germany) in 2002 he trained in internal medicine in Bellinzona (Switzerland) and in infectious diseases in Zurich and Geneva (Switzerland). He is a member of the infection control team (SPCI) at HUG since 2007. Between 2010 and 2012 he spent two years in Salt Lake City (USA) in the context of a research fellowship. Since 2014 he is also attending physician at the division of Infectious Diseases at HUG and since 2016 “Privat-Docent” at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Geneva. Other research interests besides antibiotic stewardship in the inpatient and outpatient setting concern the decolonisation of multdrug-resistant Gram negative organisms.
Disclosure of Interest: None Declared