2024 Speaking Faculty

Mollie Roth, JD
Mollie Roth, JDConference Chair

The Annual Translational Microbiome Conference

Orly Levitan, Ph.D.
Orly Levitan, Ph.D.VP of Partnerships and Business Development


M. Andrea Azacarate-Peril, Ph.D.
M. Andrea Azacarate-Peril, Ph.D.Assoc. Prof., Depts. of Medicine & Nutrition, Dir., Microbiome Core Facility

Univ. of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine

Ken Blount, Ph.D.
Ken Blount, Ph.D.Chief Scientific Officer

Rebiotix, A Ferring Company

Antonio Gomes, Ph.D.
Antonio Gomes, Ph.D.Principal Scientist


Laurel Redding, Ph.D.
Laurel Redding, Ph.D.Assistant Professor of Epidemiology

University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine

Stephanie Servetas, Ph.D.
Stephanie Servetas, Ph.D.Microbiologist

National Institute of Standards & Technology

Pita Navarro
Pita NavarroCo-founder & Chief Science Officer


Neil Surana, MD, Ph.D.
Neil Surana, MD, Ph.D.Assist. Prof., Dept. of Pediatrics (Infectious Diseases), Molecular Genetics & Microbiology, & Immunology

Duke University

Denise Kelly, Ph.D.
Denise Kelly, Ph.D.Microbiome Venture Advisor

Seventure Partners

Tal Korem, Ph.D.
Tal Korem, Ph.D.Assistant Professor, Department of Systems Biology

Columbia University

Cristina Julian, Ph.D.
Cristina Julian, Ph.D.Principal Scientist


Jamie Morton, Ph.D.
Jamie Morton, Ph.D.Founder

Gutz Analytics

Jinyuan Liu, Ph.D.
Jinyuan Liu, Ph.D.Assistant Professor of Biostatistics and Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Vanderbilt University

Nik Sharma, MD
Nik Sharma, MDCEO & Co-founder


Nabeetha Nagalingam, Ph.D.
Nabeetha Nagalingam, Ph.D.Principal Translational Scientist

Owlstone Medical

Jaclyn Kawwas
Jaclyn Kawwas Head of Business Development, GTM Strategy


Eric Luellen, MsC, MPH
Eric Luellen, MsC, MPHFounder & Chief Technology Officer

Turing Biosciences

Kait Al, Ph.D.
Kait Al, Ph.D.Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Lawson Health Research Institute, Western Ontario University

Cheri Ackerman, Ph.D.
Cheri Ackerman, Ph.D.Co-founder & Chief Scientific Officer

Concerto Biosciences

Matt Henke, Ph.D.
Matt Henke, Ph.D.Assistant Professor

University of Illinois Chicago

Saori Kashiwagi, MD, Ph.D.
Saori Kashiwagi, MD, Ph.D.Postdoctoral Research Associate, Sartor Lab, Center for Gastrointestinal Biology and Disease

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Craig Thomson
Craig ThomsonPartner & Patent Attorney

HGF Limited

About Us

Our events give attendees a conference experience that encompasses learning, networking and professional growth. We strive to facilitate connections. At our events, attendees, speakers, sponsors and exhibitors have opportunities to network and then to utilize those connections to further their professional goals. At Arrowhead, our focus is on bringing life sciences industry professionals together to help move research forward. Learn more about us at www.arrowheadpublishers.com.

Contact Us

Arrowhead Publishers & Conferences
PO Box 96
7730 Laredo Drive, #96
Chanhassen, MN 55317


Organized By

Join Our Linked In Group & Twitter Feed