Axel Lehrer, PhD


Assistant Professor
Department of Tropical Medicine, Medical Microbiology & Pharmacology
John A. Burns School of Medicine
651 Ilalo Street, BSB 320
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
Telephone: (808) 692-1600

Universität Bayreuth, Bayreuth, Germany, Doctorate (PhD equivalent), 2001, Biology
Universität Bayreuth, Bayreuth, Germany, Diploma (MS equivalent), 1998, Biochemistry

Personal Statement

Dr. Lehrer joined the department in 2013 following a career in the biotechnology industry.  In his current position, Dr. Lehrer assists with education and training of biomedical students and is the Project Manager of the recombinant Filovirus vaccine project.



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