Kohler, Philipp

Cantonal Hospital St. Gallen

Dr. Kohler is an infectious diseases/infection control specialist with a particular interest in antibiotic resistance. He holds a Masters degree in Clinical Epidemiology from the University of Toronto and he is being funded by an Ambizione Grant from the Swiss National Science Foundation. His research focuses on epidemiological aspects of antibiotic resistant pathogens, including the role of healthcare networks and long-term care facilities. Currently, he leads a prospective multicentre cohort on SARS-CoV-2 in Swiss healthcare workers.