Nikki Teran

Member, BioTech Task Force

Director of Biosecurity Policy, Guarding Against Pandemics

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Nikki Teran is the Director of Biosecurity Policy at Guarding Against Pandemics and a senior fellow with the Institute for Progress. Dr. Teran has previously worked with the Committee on International Security and Arms Control at the National Academy of Science, the Council on Strategic Risks, and the Open Philanthropy Project.

She received her Ph.D. in genetics from Stanford and a bachelor of science in molecular biophysics and biochemistry from Yale.

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