Dan Otelea, MD, PhD, is Head of the Molecular Diagnostics Department of the National Institute for Infectious Diseases in Bucharest Romania. He obtained his MD and PhD in Microbiology at the Carol Davila University in Bucharest, Romania
1991-1992 Enterovirus Molecular Epidemiology, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
1993-1994: Enterovrius receptors, National Institute for Biological Standards and Control, Potters Bar, UK
1997-1998: Poliovirus replication blocks in mononuclear cells, Microbiology, Immunology and Parasitology, Louisiana State University Medical Center, New Orleans, USA
Dr. Otelea’s research interests are molecular diagnostic and epidemiology of viral infections; genetic markers for resistance to treatment and virulence.