State-of-the-Art Plenary Lecture # 1
Julia Oh, PhD
The Jackson Laboratory
Title: From Metagenomes to Therapeutics: The Landscape of the Human Skin Microbiome
Julia Oh is an Associate Professor at the Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine. She did her Post-doc work at the National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, received her Ph.D. at Stanford University and has a B.A. degree from Harvard University. Dr. Oh is a microbiome expert with a focus on combining high-resolution computational reconstructions of the microbiome with synthetic biology to devise innovative approaches to create novel therapeutic interventions and investigate the underlying ecology of skin microbial communities.