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Chris Karp

Director,
Global Health

Chris Karp leads Discovery & Translational Sciences, whose mission is to catalyze innovation for the discovery and translation of transformative solutions to global health inequity, and co-directs the MNCH D&T program.

Steven Buchsbaum

Deputy Director,
Global Health

Steven Buchsbaum, deputy director, Discovery & Translational Sciences leads the team’s efforts to expand the Grand Challenges family of grant programs and associated partnerships to enhance their impact.

Ken Duncan

Deputy Director,
Global Health

Ken Duncan leads the Discovery & Translational Sciences team’s drug discovery efforts.

Sindura Ganapathi

Deputy Director,
Global Health

Sindura Ganapathi, deputy director, co-leads the Maternal, Newborn & Child Health Discovery & Tools portfolio.

Michael Santos

Deputy Director,
Global Health

Michael Santos, deputy director, supports strategy and operations for the Discovery & Translational Sciences and HIV teams in the Global Health Program.

Lynda Stuart

Deputy Director,
Global Health

Dr. Lynda Stuart leads the Vaccine and Host Pathogen Biology domain of Discovery and Translational Sciences.

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