Betsy Wonderly Trainor

Betsy Wonderly Trainor

Alliance Director

Betsy brings over a decade of experience in the diagnostics industry, focused mainly on the validation and implementation of infectious disease diagnostics. Betsy has a background in clinical and behavioral research that started during her undergraduate studies at Cornell University.  Betsy’s work initially focused on HIV in Africa and then on infectious diseases, globally, including HCV, TB, and Ebola. In addition to leading diagnostic validation studies, she has led the commercialization of diagnostic product lines and a variety of global partnerships on behalf of both private and public entities. She has supported the development of global guidelines and negotiated deals with large donor organizations as well as private entities. Betsy has recently led business development efforts at multiple innovative diagnostic companies, including Daktari Diagnostics and Aldatu Biosciences, in addition to leading product validation and implementation efforts at the Foundation for Innovative New Diagnostics (FIND) and the World Health Organization (WHO).  Betsy is looking forward to putting her experience to good use in supporting the CARB-X mission.