Senior Advisor for Global Affairs
Nadia Khelef is Senior Advisor for Global Affairs at Institut Pasteur, in charge of reinforcing the partnerships between the Institut Pasteur (and the International Network of Institut Pasteur) and the International Organizations in Geneva.
Her scientific career began in the pharmaceutical industry, then she spent most of her research career in academia at the Institut PASTEUR, France, and in New York City, USA (Columbia and Cornell Universities), in the field of bacterial infectious diseases. She has published around 20 peer review publications, given international seminars and taught at international level. She is the co-inventor of a patent for a vector exploited to develop a therapeutic cancer vaccine.