Acting Senior Science Officer Life Sciences - Science Officer Biomedicine and Molecular Biosciences
Dr Magdalena Radwanska obtained a PhD from the Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium. Her area of specialisation is immunology and molecular biology of infectious diseases. She continued her research at the Institute for Tropical Medicine in Antwerp, Belgium where she identified diagnostic gene markers for sleeping sickness. Subsequently, Dr. Radwanska pursued an international research career in South Africa at the University of Cape Town and at the Tufts University, Boston, USA. Before joining COST, Dr. Radwanska worked for FIND, Geneva, Switzerland were she provided her scientific expertise in diagnostics and biomarker discovery for tropical neglected diseases.