Assoc Prof Susan Lynch

Dr. Lynch received her degree in Microbiology from University College Dublin, Ireland and conducted postdoctoral research at Stanford  University. As Associate Professor and Director of the Colitis and Crohn’s Disease Microbiome Research Core at the University of   California, San Francisco, her research focuses on understanding the contributions of the local microbiome to chronic gastrointestinal   and airway inflammatory diseases. It aims to improve our understanding of the human Super-organism to develop novel therapeutics that both restore the microbial ecosystem and beneficially modulate immune responses. Dr. Lynch has published approximately 80 peer-reviewed publications and is the author of five patents.