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Dr Leslie Reperant
Leslie Reperant graduated in veterinary medicine from the National Veterinary School of Lyon, France in 2005 and obtained her PhD at Princeton University, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, USA in 2010. She spent one year as a post-doctoral fellow at the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at Princeton University in 2011 and is currently a Marie Curie International Incoming Fellow at the Viroscience Lab at the Erasmus Medical Centre in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. She is interested in the ecology of emerging and zoonotic pathogens and in particular in their ability to cross species barriers. She currently studies the epidemiological and evolutionary dynamics of influenza virus of different host origin in light of its pathogenesis within individual hosts, by use of mathematical modelling and experimental approaches.