Dr. Botgros is an Infectious Diseases specialist that holds the position of Senior Scientific Officer for the Office of Health Threats and Vaccines Strategy at the European Medicines Agency.
He worked as an ID clinician for 10 years before joining the Agency in 2009 as Scientific Administrator in the Paediatric team. From there he moved to the Anti-infectives and Vaccines team where he worked with the efficacy and safety-related pre- and post-authorisation aspects of centralised marketing authorisation applications for the treatment and prevention of infectious diseases. Since March 2020 he is a member of the Health Threats and Vaccines Strategy team. His main interests are with antibacterial, antifungal and antiviral medicines and with AMR. He is currently leading on AMR activities on the human side at the EMA.