The Human Microbiome and the Health of Individuals and Their Environments Roundtable Series

This roundtable series explores foreign policy and international relations dimensions of revelations now unfolding daily in microbiome research, along with the evidence behind them.

This roundtable series is made possible by the generous support of the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.


Roundtable Meeting

The Human Microbiome: What is It, Why/How is it Imperiled, and Why is it a Matter of Special NIH Concern


Maria Gloria Dominguez-Bello, Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, New York University, Lita M. Proctor, Program Director, Human Microbiome Project, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health


Laurie Garrett, Senior Fellow for Global Health, Council on Foreign Relations
February 6, 2014

This meeting is not for attribution.