Eric Rubin

Scientific Advisory Board

Harvard University

Eric Rubin is a physician scientist who studies tuberculosis. His laboratory develops genetic tools and uses these to study bacterial growth, survival and pathogenesis. The aim is to take the insights generated using these approaches to develop new strategies for treating and preventing tuberculosis. In addition to laboratory work at Harvard, Rubin is an infectious disease attending at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Editor-in-Chief at the New England Journal of Medicine.

SANTHE is an Africa Health Research Institute (AHRI) flagship programme funded by the Science for Africa Foundation through the DELTAS Africa programme; the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation; Gilead Sciences Inc.; and the Ragon Institute of Mass General, MIT, and Harvard.