POD 5 Team


POD 5

The University of California Center for Pediatric Microbiome Research

Katrine Whiteson, PhD

Lead Principal Investigator


University of California, Irvine (UCI)

Institute for Clinical and Translational Science (ICTS)

Jonathan G. Braun, MD

Principal Investigator


University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI)

Oliver Fiehn, PhD

Principal Investigator


University of California, Davis
(UC Davis)

Clinical and Translational Science Center (CTSC)

Huiying Li, PhD

Principal Investigator


University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)

Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI)

Karen L. Lindsay, PhD, BSc

Principal Investigator


University of California, Irvine (UCI)

Institute for Clinical and Translational Science Institute (ICTS)

Susan Lynch, PhD

Principal Investigator


University of California, San Francisco (UCSF)

Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI)

Jennifer B.H. Martiny, PhD

Principal Investigator


University of California, Irvine (UCI)

Institute for Clinical and Translational Science Institute (ICTS)

David A. Mills, PhD

Principal Investigator


University of California, Davis (UC Davis)

Clinical and Translational Science Center (CTSC)

Pia Pannaraj, MD, MPH

Principal Investigator


University of Southern California (USC)

Southern California Clinical and Translational Science Institute (SC CTSI)

David Pride, MD, PhD

Principal Investigator


University of California, San Diego (UCSD)

Altman Clinical and Translational Research Institute (ACTRI)

Pathik D. Wadhwa, MD, PhD

Principal Investigator


University of California, Irvine (UCI)

Institute for Clinical and Translational Science Institute (ICTS)