Jenna Rychert, PhD

Jenna Rychert, PhD

Medical Director: Microbial Immunology

Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Utah School of Medicine


  • Doctorate Degree—Microbiology, Immunology, Parasitology; Louisiana State Health Sciences Center
  • Fellowship—Harvard Medical School/Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Fellowship—Clinical Microbiology, Harvard Medical School/Massachusetts General Hospital


  • American Board of Medical Microbiology
  • American Society of Microbiology

Research Interests

  • MALDI-TOF Mass Spectrometry for the identification of microorganisms
  • Global health


  • Young Investigators Award, Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections, 2007
  • Global Health Travel Award, Center for Global Health, Massachusetts General Hospital, 2012 and 2014