Janika Schmitt is a fellow at the Institute for Progress, focusing on biosecurity, virology, and pandemic preparedness.

Janika is a medical student at Heidelberg University. Previously, she was a Visiting Student Researcher at the MIT Media Lab, a research assistant at the Institute for Global Health, and a research assistant at the Department of Experimental Psychopathology and Imaging.

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