Jenna Rychert, PhD

Medical Director, Microbial Immunology
Dr. Rychert is an adjunct assistant professor in the Department of Pathology at the University of Utah School of Medicine. She received a BS in mathematics from Boise State University and a PhD in microbiology, immunology, and parasitology from the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans. Dr. Rychert served as a post-doctoral fellow at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School where she studied CD4 T-cell immunology in persons with acute HIV infection. She completed a clinical microbiology fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital and is board certified in medical microbiology (ABMM). Dr. Rychert is a member of the American Society for Microbiology.