William DePaolo, PhD

William DePaolo is an Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Washington, recipient of the Garvey Endowed Chair in Gastroenterology, and Director of CMiST, Center for Microbiome Sciences & Therapeutics. Will received his PhD from Northwestern University and trained at the University of Chicago. His research is multi-disciplinary applying microbiology, mucosal immunology, cancer, and the microbiome to study complex human diseases (cancer, IBD, obesity). He also advocates strongly for the dissemination of accurate and useful medical information to the public, through contributions to The Today Show, Oprah magazine and Huffington Post and collaborations with artists and Buzzfeed Media.

 

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