Center for Research on Influenza Pathogenesis

Meet the Investigators

The investigative team at the Center for Research on Influenza Pathogenesis (CRIP) is headed by principal investigator, Adolfo García-Sastre, PhD, and is managed by Melissa Uccellini, PhD, and Ryan Camping. CRIP is comprised of leading influenza researchers from around the world including collaborating investigators from other institutions.

CRIP Investigators and Staff

Principal Investigator:

Adolfo García-Sastre, PhD  

Scientific Project Manager:

Melissa Uccellini, PhD

Project Coordinator:

Ryan Camping

Investigators:

Collaborating Investigators

Eric Bortz, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences
University of Alaska Anchorage

Walter Boyce, DVM, PhD
Professor, Department of Pathology, Microbiology & Immunology
School of Veterinary Medicine
University of California Davis

Celia Cordon-Rosales
Director, Center for Health Studies
University of the Valley of Guatemala

Ron Fouchier, PhD
Professor, Department of Virology
Erasmus Medical Center

Yoshihiro Kawaoka, DVM, PhD
Professor, Department of Pathobiological Sciences
School of Veterinary Medicine
University of Wisconsin Madison

Nicola Lewis, BSc, BVetMed, PhD
Senior Research Associate, Department of Zoology
University of Cambridge

Rafael Medina, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics
The Pontifical Catholic University of Chile

Martha Nelson, PhD 
Staff Scientist, Division of International Epidemiology and Population Studies
National Institutes of Health

Gabriele Neumann, PhD
Research Professor and Distinguished Scientist
School of Veterinary Medicine
University of Wisconsin Madison

Mary Pantin-Jackwood, DVM, PhD
Veterinary Medical Officer, Exotic and Emerging Avian Viral Diseases Research Unit
United States Department of Agriculture-Agricultural Research Service

Colin Parrish, PhD
Professor, Baker Institute for Animal Health
College of Veterinary Medicine
Cornell University

Ariel Pereda, DVM, PhD
Director, Institute of Pathobiology
National Institute of Agriculture Technology, Argentina

Daniel Perez, PhD
Professor, Department of Poultry Medicine
University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine

Gustavo Real-Soldevilla, PhD
Staff Research Scientist
The Spanish National Institute for Agriculture and Food Research and Technology

Jonathan Runstadler, DVM, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Engineering and Comparative Medicine
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Derek Smith, PhD
Professor, Department of Zoology
University of Cambridge

Erica Spackman, PhD
Research Microbiologist, Exotic and Emerging Avian Viral Diseases Research Unit
United States Department of Agriculture-Agricultural Research Service

David Suarez, DVM, PhD
Research Leader, Exotic and Emerging Avian Viral Diseases Research Unit
United States Department of Agriculture-Agricultural Research Service

Amy Vincent, DVM, PhD
Research Veterinary Medical Officer, Virus and Prion Research Unit
National Animal Disease Center
United States Department of Agriculture-Agricultural Research Service