Amalio Telenti, MD, PhD
Chief Data Scientist and Head of Computational Biology, Vir Biotechnology, Inc.
Amalio Telenti, MD, PhD, is the Chief Data Scientist and Head of Computational Biology, Vir Biotechnology, Inc. He joined The Scripps Research Institutes in November 2017 as professor of genomics in the department of integrative structural and computational biology, and as chief data scientist of the Scripps Translational Science Institute. Previous to these appointments, he was Chief Scientific Officer at Human Longevity Inc.in La Jolla CA. Prior to joining Human Longevity Inc., Amalio Telenti was faculty of the University of Lausanne, Switzerland where he established a program of host-pathogen genomics. He is member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Center for Integrative Genomics, University of Lausanne, of the Institute Pasteur – Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, and of the Swiss Personalized Health Network. Amalio Telenti graduated from the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Oviedo, Spain, and has a doctorate in microbiology from the University of Zaragoza, Spain. He carried out medical training at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN.