Meet our Faculty and Staff
Our faculty and staff are dedicated to the safe and ethical conduct of clinical trials.
Our faculty members are experts in clinical research and their infectious disease areas of interest. They are also vaccinologists, teachers, scientists and licensed health care professionals. They use their expertise both individually and collaboratively to lead scientifically and ethically sound clinical research trials at the CIR. Visit their faculty pages to learn more about their work and areas of interest.
Anna Durbin, MD, studies experimental vaccines for SARS-CoV-2, dengue, West Nile, Zika, malaria, and more in human clinical trials and in controlled human infection studies.
David Sack, MD ’68, is working to eliminate cholera and other enteric infections as public health problems in Africa and Asia using targeted and effective vaccines.
Subhra Chakraborty, PhD, MPH ’13, MSc, leads research to eliminate mortality and reduce morbidity due to infectious diseases by using improved diagnostics, epidemiology, and vaccines.
Each CIR staff member is dedicated to the safe and ethical conduct of our clinical research studies.