Dr. Perrone is the Chief Science Officer for the Center for Accountability in Science, a project of the non-profit Center for Organizational Research and Education. He holds a Doctorate of Science from The Johns Hopkins University, completed his Post-Doctoral fellowship at Harvard University, and holds a B.S. in Biology from the University of Delaware. He previously served as an advisor to the World Health Organization and served on the WHO Diagnostic Steering Committee. He has also worked closely with many funding agencies and Ministries of Health to develop strategies for the use of diagnostics in public health programs.