Wendy Garrett

Wendy Garrett

Professor of Immunology and Infectious Diseases
Harvard University

Wendy Garrett is a Professor of Immunology and Infectious Diseases at Harvard, co-director of the Harvard Chan Center for the Microbiome in Public Health, co-director of the Graduate Program in Immunology at Harvard, and a medical oncologist at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Dr. Garret's research focuses on the interplay between the gastrointestinal immune system and the gut microbiota in health, inflammatory bowel disease and colorectal cancer. Dr. Garrett has identified both specific species, pathways, and metabolites produced by the microbiota that influence health and disease states.