Naïma El Mdaghri

Director General

Institut Pasteur Du Maroc (IPM)

Naïma El Mdaghri has been the Director of the Pasteur Institute Maroc (IPM) since 2013. Before becoming Director, she was a Graduate Faculty of Pharmacy, Head of the Microbiology Laboratory Unit at the Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy of Casablanca as well as a the Ibn Rushd University Hospital, and has been a Professor of Higher Education since 1992.

Naïma holds several Board Member positions, including several Moroccan Ministry of Health Committees as well and the WHO-EMRO Regional Immunization Technical Advisory Group. Her interests include infectious diseases in children, specifically diagnostic aspects, antibiotic resistance and epidemiology of the causative organisms with a focus on invasive diseases and vaccine preventable diseases. She also specializes in hospital acquired infections and hospital hygiene.