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Luis Barreto



Global Health Advisory Board member

Luis Barreto is President of Luis Barreto & Associates, a consultancy focusing on vaccine development, immunization, science policy, global health and biotechnology. He is former Vice-President, Immunisation and Science Policy for Sanofi Pasteur, where he held a number of other senior management positions for over 23 years.
 
Dr. Barreto has served as an epidemiologist for the government of the Northwest Territories and was an Assistant Professor in Community Medicine at St. John Medical College in Bangalore, India. He has led the clinical development and licensure of many vaccines against infectious diseases globally and has published extensively in international journals.
 
Currently, Dr. Barreto is a Senior Advisor to the Vaccine Program, Human Health Therapeutics at the National Research Council, the Advanced Medical Research Institute Canada (AMRIC), and Health Sciences North. He is also Senior Advisor to Biosciences Education Canada and a Chair of the judging panel for the National Sanofi BioGENEius Student Challenge.