The ISAB will provide objective, independent advice and assessment of the WTSA-MMFI's research activities, specifically;

  • Review and rank research projects for International and clinical PhD studentships and postdoctoral research fellowships.
  • Audit reports and advise the management board on the direction of the research programmes and new opportunities for potential exploitation.
  • Provide comment on the Consortium's links with key stakeholders.


Professor Tom Patterson University of Texas Health Science Center
Professor Jill Adler-Moore California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Professor JP Latgé Institut Pasteur
Professor Gustavo Goldman University of São Paulo
Professor Bernhard Hube Hans Knoell Institute Jena
Professor Stuart Levitz University of Massachusetts Medical School
Professor William Steinbach Duke University Medical Centre
Professor Bruce Klein University of Wisconsin-Madison
Professor John R Perfect Duke University
Professor Judith G Berman Tel Aviv University
Professor Gioconda San-Blas Venezuelan Institute for Scientific Research