Mette Damkjær Bartels
Medical doctor, PhD, specialized in clinical microbiology in 2013. A consultant at the Department of Clinical Microbiology at Hvidovre Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark, and in charge of the MRSA Knowledge Center in the Capital Region. Main research areas are MRSA, whole genome sequencing (WGS) and outbreak investigations. The MRSA Knowledge Center has performed WGS routinely since 2013 and has a large collection of more than 13.000 genome sequenced bacterial isolates, mainly MRSA and VRE.