(EN) Incentive Scientific Programmes Officer at the Department of Technology and Scientific Programsmes (DTPS), Institut Pasteur, Paris. Hands on experience in biomedical research programmes management and running collaborations in public-private partnerships, combining expertise in fundamental virology, immunology and vaccinology.
Cécile’s research background focused on two human viruses: she first carried out research on Interferon antiviral effect against Hepatitis B virus, as a PhD fellow at Inserm U370/Institute Pasteur Paris, Pr. C. Bréchot’s Lab. Cécile then joined the Department of Immunology of Imperial College (London, UK), directed by Professor. C.R.M Bangham, as a postdoctoral research associate, to conduct a research project on Human T Lymphotropic Virus type 1 (HTLV-1) transmission. Since 12 years, she manages large biomedical research programmes, from basic research to clinical trials, working with internal scientists, medical doctors, technlogy transfert offices and international stakeholders. In 2015, Cécile joined Institut Pasteur to coordinate actions of the Institut Pasteur Research & Innovation Carnot programme. Today, she is working at the Department of Technology and Scientific Programmes, helping to implement the Institut Pasteur internal scientific strategy through incentive programmes.