Meet the Team

Professor David Aanensen


Leads the Centre, bringing together a unique blend of expertise in data modelling, software development, epidemiology, bioinformatics and machine learning, genomic technology, Good Financial Grant Practice (GFGP), training and capacity building.

Dr. Monica Abrudan

Postdoctoral Fellow - Bioinformatics

Focuses on the occurrence of high-risk antimicrobial resistant clones.

Dr. Khalil Abudahab

Principal Software Developer

Engineers software for data visualisation and integration.

Dr. Silvia Argimón

Genomic Epidemiologist

Analyses pathogen populations to understand the global spread of AMR.

Dr. Sophia David

Postdoctoral Fellow - Bacterial Genomics

Uses genomic approaches to understand the evolution and transmission of antibiotic-resistant bacteria.

Harry Harste

Finance Implementation Manager

Provides support to Global Health organisations to build sustainable and effective financial and operational practices. Brings expertise in the implementation of the Good Financial Grant Practice (GFGP) international standard (ARS 1651) in grant management.

Mirko Menegazzo

Web & Mobile Developer

Lead software developer focused on web and mobile applications.

Dr. Anthony Underwood

Bioinformatics Implementation Manager

An advocate for translational bioinformatics, taking best practice approaches from research and implementing them in the public health domain. Focused on making reproducible open source pipelines accessible to all.

Dr. Corin Yeats

Computational Biologist

Works across a wide range of genomics and sequence-based research both theoretical (e.g. protein function evolution) and for applied software development (e.g. antimicrobial resistance prediction). Currently focussed on the application of genomics analysis software in the public health context.

Our Research Alliances and Funders


Centers for Disease
Control and Prevention


European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control


Food and Agriculture Organisation
of the United Nations


National Institutes
for Health


National Institute for
Health Research


World Health Organisation

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