Liya Wassie, PhD

AHRI Site Principal Investigator

Senior Scientist

Immunology Directorate, Armauer Hansen Research Institute


Dr. Wassie has advanced training in immunology and extensive experience conducting collaborative clinical and translational research studies in Ethiopia. She has an interest in bioethics and expanding IRB capacity in Ethiopia, she previously served as a member of the AHRI institutional ethics committee and currently serves as the Vice-Chair of the Ethiopian National Ethics Review Committee.