Meet the Team

GSI Staff and Board Members

We are passionate frontline clinicians, community educators, researchers, scientists and global health professionals bringing decades upon decades of combined experience. We never give up the fight to advocate for better solutions for the victims of snakebite.

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James Reid

Executive Director

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Board of Directors

Scott Knackstedt

Sumi Paranjape

Lena Kannappan

Dr. Andrea Tenner

Dr. Nick Brown

David Tognotti


Abdulrazaq Habib

Clinical and West Africa Advisor

Dr. Ahmad Khaldun Ismail

Clinical and SE Asian Advisor

Dr. Arabella Koliwan

Clinical and Oceania Advisor

Christeine A. Gnanathasan

Clinical, Community Ed. and S. Asian Advisor

Professor Sir David Warrell

Clinical Advisor

Dr. Eugene Erulu

Clinical and East Africa Advisor

Fan Hui Wen

Clinical and Latin America Advisor

José María Gutiérrez

Technical and Latin America Advisor

Kelly McLaughlin

Strategy and Development Advisor

Dr. Matt Lewin

Scientific Advisor

Michael Starkey

Conservation Advisor

Naoual Oukkache

Laboratory Science and N. Africa Advisor

Paula de Oliveira

Clinical, Community Education and SW Africa Advisor

Dr. Ravikar Ralph

Clinical and India Advisor

Romulus Whitaker

Conservation and India Advisor

Sanjib Sharma

Clinical and SE Asian Advisor

Wuelton M. Monteiro

Clinical and Latin America Advisor


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