Director of the Global Viral Forecasting Initiative
The Nathan Wolfe keynotes focus on how modern technology has allowed humans to uncover incredible advancements in genetic structures, and stresses that it is just the beginning of discovery. He is a virologist who fights worldwide disease pandemics.
Wolfe has a Bachelor of Arts in Human Biology with Honors and Distinction from Stanford University. He also holds a Master's degree in Biological Anthropology from Harvard University and a D.Sc. in Immunology & Infectious Disease. He is the Director of the Global Viral Forecasting Initiative and is also the Lorry I. Lokey Visiting Professor in Human Biology at Stanford University.
In 1999, he was awarded with the National Institute of Health International Research Scientist Development Award and in 2005 he received the prestigious NIH Director's Pioneer Award. In 2009 he was chosen as the National Geographic Emerging Explorer, and in 2010 he was recognized as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum. The Nathan Wolfe keynotes are great resources to use for informative lessons on virus forecasting and research.