Emmanuèle Délot, PhD, is a researcher and educator in developmental genetics and genomics. She is a professor at the George Washington University, and on the faculty at Children’s National Hospital. She serves as the founding executive coordinator for the Disorders/Differences of Sex Development Translational Research Network.  


There is a need for improved international data sharing policies to support outbreak response. Based on evidence, science and policy related to COVID-19, authors suggest several structural improvements to the systems that facilitate knowledge sharing.