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Andrea Sanchini

  • PhD
  • Researcher in the field of Tuberculosis
  • Robert Koch Institut
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Andrea is a trainer in scientific writing and a researcher at the Robert Koch Institute in Berlin. In July 2017, he completed his Ph.D. in Biomedical Sciences. Since May 2018, he is a certified writing trainer and coach, having completed a training at the Technische Universität Darmstadt. He has more than ten years of experience in the field of Life Sciences. As a researcher, he experienced the challenges of writing and publishing journal articles with limited time and limited funding. Andrea worked in Public Health institutions and universities in Italy, France, Germany, and India. He is fluent in English and German, and his native language is Italian. He is a member of

  • Gesellschaft für Schreibdidaktik und Schreibforschung (Society for Writing Research)
  • Ernst-Reuter-Gesellschaft der Freunde, Förderer und Ehemaligen der Freien Universität Berlin (Society of Friends, Supporters and Alumni of the Freie Universität Berlin)
  • National Association of Science Writers
  • European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

Recent publications

  • Assessment of the use and need for an integrated molecular surveillance of tuberculosis: an online survey in Germany

    • Sanchini A, Andrés M, Fiebig L, Albrecht S, Hauer B H
  • Improving tuberculosis surveillance by detecting international transmission using publicly available whole-genome sequencing data

    • Sanchini A
    • Jandrasits C
    • Tembrockhaus J
    • et al.

Professional experience

Researcher in the field of Tuberculosis

Robert Koch-Institut

April 2017 - Present

Trainer in Scientific Writing and Publishing


January 2017 - Present

Ph.D. in Biomedical Sciences in the International PhD Graduate School IRTG1673

Freie Universität Berlin

November 2013 - July 2017(4 years)

Research stay abroad

School of Life Sciences,University of Hyderabad

January 2015 - March 2015(2 months)

Fellow in the European Public Health Microbiology (EUPHEM) Program

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control

September 2011 - September 2013(2 years)

Research Fellow

Istituto superiore di sanita (Italian National public health institute)

November 2008 - September 2011(3 years)

Research stay abroad

Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Lyon

October 2009 - March 2010(5 months)


University certificate as "Writing Trainer and Coach"

Technische Universität Darmstadt

August 2017 - May 2018(9 months)

Master's degree in Biology

Roma Tre University Department of Sciences

March 2006 - May 2008(2 years)

Bachelor's degree in Biological Sciences

Roma Tre University Department of Sciences

October 2002 - February 2006(3 years)

Other profiles

Personal website

Co-authors (109)

  • Arcelan Sadiq