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Malin Grape

Sweden's Ministry of Health and Social Affairs

AMR Ambassador


Dr Malin Grape is Ambassador on Antimicrobial Resistance since March 2022. In her previous position as Deputy Head of Department for Communicable Disease Control and Health Protection and Head of Unit for Antibiotics and Infection Control at the Public Health Agency of Sweden she was responsible for national coordination and international cooperation on antimicrobial resistance and healthcare associated infections. Dr Grape is alicensed pharmacist and holds a PhD in medical science from the Karolinska Institute. Her research and previous professional experience span a broad field from clinical microbiology to global health. Dr Malin Grape has been the chair of the national sector-wide coordinating mechanism on antibiotic resistance including 22 governmental agencies as well as director of a WHO Collaboration Centre for antimicrobial resistance containment. She was a member of the programme committee of the national research programme on antibiotic resistance and council member of the National Council for Patient Safety.