SAVE THE DATE: January 25th, 5:30 PM
Follow Your Gut: Microbiome and Aging with Dr. Rob Knight
MET Auditorium, MET Building, UC San Diego
Rob Knight, PhD explores the unseen microbial world that exists literally right under our noses — and everywhere else on (and in) our bodies. Join him as he will discuss the important influence the microbiome may have on the aging process and many end-of-life diseases.
Dr. Knight is a Professor in the Division of Biological Science, with an additional appointment in the Department of Computer Science, at the University of California San Diego. He was chosen as one of 50 HHMI Early Career Scientists in 2009, is a Senior Editor at the ISME Journal, a member of the Steering Committee of the Earth Microbiome Project, and a co-founder of the
American Gut Project.