Scientific Advisory Board

The AMI has assembled the leading experts in the fields relevant to our mission. We are proud to have them guiding us. Click their names for more information:

Martin Blaser, MD

New York University School of Medicine. Professor of Microbiology, former Chair of the Department of Medicine, and Director of the Human Microbiome Program. 


Maria Gloria Dominguez-Bello, PhD

New York University School of Medicine. Associate Professor, Department of Medicine.


Curtis Huttenhower, PhD

Harvard School of Public Health. Associate Professor of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics.


Rob Knight, PhD

University of Colorado at Boulder. Professor at the BioFrontiers Institute and in the Departments of Chemistry & Biochemistry and Computer Science. HHMI Early Career Scientist.


Simin Nikbin Meydani, DVM, PhD

Director at the Jean Mayer USDA - Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University. Professor of Nutrition and Immunology, Friedman School of Nutrition and Policy, and Sackler Graduate School at Tufts University.


Jacques Ravel, PhD

University of Maryland School of Medicine. Professor of Microbiology and Immunology and Associate Director for Genomics, Institute for Genome Sciences.


Owen White, PhD

University of Maryland School of Medicine. Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health and Director of the Bioinformatics Department at the Institute for Genome Sciences.