IPS Speaker Sally Bloomfield

Professor Sally Bloomfield

Honorary Professor, London School Of Hygiene And Tropical Medicine

Sally Bloomfield is currently Chairman of the International Scientific Forum on Home Hygiene (IFH, www.ifh-homehygiene.org). Her work is devoted to raising awareness of the importance of hygiene in preventing the transmission of infectious disease in home and everyday life settings, and developing and promoting hygiene practice based on sound scientific principles. She is also working to develop understanding of “hygiene issues” such as the “hygiene hypothesis” and “antimicrobial resistance”.

Sally was previously an Honorary Professor at London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and Senior Lecturer at Kings College London She works as a consultant in infectious disease prevention. She has published over 120 papers on the subject of infection prevention, hygiene and the action of antimicrobial agents.