Dr. Alok K Chakrabarti has received his PhD from Calcutta University, India. After his post-doctoral work at UCLA, Los Angeles and UTMB, Galveston, he joined as a Scientist at the National Institute of Virology, Pune, India. Currently he is a faculty at the National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases, Kolkata, India. His research area has included the study on respiratory viruses with special emphasis on influenza viruses. He is serving as an editorial team member of reputed journal like World Journal of Respirology and also as reviewer for several reputed journals.