Mohan Ravuru is a physician researcher with over 15 years’ experience in In-Vitro diagnostics industry. He has performed basic, clinical and translational research in Immunology, Infectious diseases and Molecular biology. As director of medical and scientific affairs for Abbott Rapid Diagnostics in Asia Pacific region he oversees the Infectious Diseases portfolio for Emerging Markets. Previously, he managed the donor blood screening portfolio for HIV, Hepatitis as well as emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases for Grifols. Earlier he served in a global medical affairs role with GSK Biologicals to support clinical development, launch and post-launch activities of vaccines for invasive pneumococcal and meningococcal infections worldwide. His first foray into industry was with Becton Dickinson research and development under Immunization division. Beyond the medical degree, he has a masters degree in Immunotherapy from National University of Singapore and a masters degree in Technology Management from University of Queensland, Australia.