- Senior Investigator, Viral Pathogenesis & Evolution Section
Dr. Taubenberger received a B.S. in biology from George Mason University in 1982. He earned his medical degree in 1986 and his Ph.D. in 1987, both from the Medical College of Virginia. He completed a residency in pathology at the National Cancer Institute and holds dual board certifications in anatomic pathology and in molecular genetic pathology from the American Board of Pathology and the American Board of Medical Genetics. Prior to coming to NIAID in 2006, he served as chair of the Department of Molecular Pathology at the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology in Washington, DC, a position he held since 1994. Dr. Taubenberger's research interests include influenza virus biology, evolution, pathophysiology, and surveillance. He also has clinical interests in the development and implementation of molecular diagnostic assays for neoplasia and infectious diseases.
- American Society for Microbiology
- American Academy of Microbiology
- Association of American Physicians
- (2020). The 1918 Influenza Pandemic and Its Legacy. Cold Spring Harbor Perspectives in Medicine. 10(10),
- (2020). Reply to Tournier, "Pandemic Legion History More Complex than Previously Thought". mBio. 11(5),
- (2020). Establishment of a Pig Influenza Challenge Model for Evaluation of Monoclonal Antibody Delivery Platforms. JOURNAL OF IMMUNOLOGY. 205(3), 648-660.