Mingchao Shen, PhD

Mingchao Shen, PhD

Associate Director Project Management, HVTN Laboratory Center
HIV Vaccine Trials Network


University of Washington, 2001, PhD (Bioengineering) 
Susquehanna University, 1996, BS (Biochemistry and Mathematics)

Research Interests

  • Preclinical animal models for vaccines and adjuvants testing
  • Vaccine product development and clinical trial design
  • Vaccine adjuvants, formulations and innate immune responses
  • Immunological evaluation of vaccines
  • Project management for collaborative research projects

Current Studies

  • HVTN Laboratory Center project management and grant support
  • HVTN-NIH-China CDC collaboration
  • CAVD Comprehensive T-cell Vaccine Immune Monitoring Consortium (CTVIMC)
  • CAVD protein/adjuvant development and testing


Mingchao Shen, PhD

Contact Information

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Mail Stop: E5-110