Tobias Kollmann is a professor of Systems Vaccinology at Telethon Kids Institute in Perth, Australia. He also is Director of Systems Immunology with the Human Vaccine Project, a global not-for-profit network aiming to decode the human immune system. His expertise centers around newborn infectious diseases, immune ontogeny and early life vaccine responses employing cutting edge technology and analytics to extract the most information out of the typically small biological samples obtainable in early life.
He previously served as Division Head for Pediatric Infectious Diseases at the University of British Columbia, BC Children’s Hospital. Kollman completed his M.D. and Ph.D. at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx NY, followed by a residency in pediatrics and fellowship in infectious diseases at the University of Washington, Seattle, WA.