Mr. Raj Shah, CTIS Chairman and CEO, has been recently appointed to the Global Virus Network’s (GVN) Board of Directors, as announced on January 16th by Robert C. Gallo, co-founder of the GVN and Chair of GVN’s Scientific Leadership Board. GVN is a non-profit coalition of leading medical virology research centers from around the world whose mission is to combat emerging and current viral disease through international collaborative research and training.

Upon his Board appointment, Mr. Shah said “The promise and commitment of having a healthy world by eliminating health disparity can’t be achieved without building a solution that deals with virus management.” Mr. Shah is one of ten Board appointees who “will add valuable resources to the GVN and will greatly enhance GVN’s global visibility,” said Dr. Gallo, who is also the Director of the Institute of Human Virology at the University Of Maryland School Of Medicine.

Read more about the GVN Board of Directors here.