Swine, avian and human influenza and the origins of 2009 H1N1 pandemic strain
Starts 19 Mar 2010 11:00
Ends 19 Mar 2010 20:00
Central European Time
Leonardo da Vinci Building Main Lecture Hall
Strada Costiera, 11
I - 34151 Trieste (Italy)
Raúl Rabadán is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biomedical Informatics and in the Center for Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, at the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. Dr. Rabadán has been the Martin A. and Helen Chooljian Member at The Simons Center for Systems Biology at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, New Jersey. From 2001 to 2003 he was a fellow at the Theoretical Physics Division at CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research, in Geneva, Switzerland. In 2003 he joined the Physics Group of the School of Natural Sciences at the Institute for Advanced Study. Dr. Rabadán’s current interest focuses on patterns of evolution in biological systems, in particular, RNA viruses.