Scientific Advisory Committee

The Scientific Advisory Committee is comprised of:

Dr. Andrew J Pollard
Oxford Vaccine Centre
Director
 
Dr. Cal MacLennan
Novartis Vaccine Institute for Global Health
Head of Exploratory Programme
 
Dr. Chris Nelson
Coalition against Typhoid Secretariat
Director
 
Dr. Ciro de Quadros
Sabin Vaccine Institute
Executive Vice-President
 
Dr. Duncan Steele
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Senior Program Officer
 
Dr. Ed Ryan
Massachusetts General Hospital
Director, Tropical Medicine
 
Dr. Eric Mintz
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Team Lead, Global WASH Epidemiology
 
Dr. Gordon Dougan
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Head of Pathogen Research
 
Dr. Gretchen Meller
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Program Officer
 
Dr. Ira Longini
University of Florida, Center for Statistics and Quantitative Infectious Diseases
Co-Director
 
Dr. Jeremy Farrar
Oxford University Clinical Research Unit - Viet Nam
Director
 
Dr. John Clemens
UCLA School of Public Health
Professor
 
Dr. John Crump
Dunedin School of Medicine, Centre for International Health
McKinlay Professor of Global Health
 
Dr. Mike Levine
University of Maryland, Center for Vaccine Development
Director
 
Dr. Pem Namgyal
World Health Organization
Coordinator, Immunization Across All Ages
 
Dr. Shousun Szu
U.S. National Institutes of Health
Staff Scientist
 
Dr. Thomas F. Wierzba
International Vaccine Institute
Director of Policy and Economic Research
 
Dr. Abraham Aseffa
Armauer Hansen Research Institute
Director
 
Dr. Sam Kariuki
Kenya Medical Research Institute
Chief Research Officer
 
Dr. Stephen Obaro
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Professor
 
Dr. CP Bansal
Indian Academy of Pediatrics
President Elect
 
Dr. Dipika Sur
National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases, Kolkata
Deputy Director
 
Dr. Iqbal Memon
Pakistan Pediatric Association
President Elect
 
Dr. Jyoti Ratna Dhakhwa
Nepal Pediatric Association
President Elect
 
Dr. Lalitha Mendis
WHO, SEARO Technical Advisory Group
Chairman
 
Dr. Naveen Thacker
Indian Academy of Pediatrics, Committee on Immunization
Advisor, Past President
 
Dr. Vipin M. Vashishtha
Indian Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Immunization
Convener
 
Dr. Zulfi Bhutta
Aga Khan University
Head Maternal and Child Health Division
 
Dr. Firdausi Qadri
icddr,b
Director, Centre for Vaccine Sciences
 
Dr. Abbas Bhuiya
icddr,b
Deputy Executive Director
 
Dr. Abdullah Brooks
icddr,b
Scientist
 
Dr. Abid Hossain Mollah
Dhaka Medical College and Hospital
Professor of Paediatrics
 
Dr. Amit Saha
icddr,b
Deputy Project Coordinator, Enteric Vaccines
 
Dr. Anowar Hossain
icddr,b
Head, Laboratory Operation Management
 
Dr. ASM Bazlul Karim
Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University
Professor of Paediatric Gastroenterology &Nutrition
 
Dr. Dilruba Ahmed
icddr,b
Associate Scientist, Clinical Microbiology
 
Dr. Doli Goswami
icddr,b
Assistant Scientist, Respiratory Viruses
 
Dr. Fahima Chowdhury
icddr,b
Associate Scientist, Enteric Vaccines
 
Dr. Farhana Khanam
icddr,b
Research Investigator, Enteric Vaccines
 
Dr. Kaissar Ali Talukdar
icddr,b
Senior Scientist Enteric & Food Microbiology
 
Dr. Mahbubur Rahman
icddr,b
Scientist
 
Dr. M.S. Akbar
Bangladesh Red Crescent Society
Chairman
 
Dr. Mohammed Eklasur Rahman
Institute of Public Health Nutrition, Bangladesh
Director
 
Dr. Mohammed Hanif
Bangladesh Pediatric Association
Immediate Past President
 
Dr. Pradip Bardhan
Dhaka Medical College and Hospital
Chief Physician
 
Dr. Ruhul Amin
Bangladesh Pediatric Association
President
 
Dr. Samir Saha
Bangladesh Institute of Child Health, Dhaka Shishu Hospital
Head, Department of Microbiology
 
Dr. Shah M. Faruque
icddr,b
Senior Scientist