Jonathan Swann

Affiliation: Senior Lecturer in Human Development and Microbiomics, Division of Computational and Systems Medicine, Department of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College London

Dr Swann is a Senior Lecturer in Human Development and Microbiomics within the Division of Computational and Systems Medicine at Imperial College London. He leads a metabonomic-based research program to understand the influence of gene-environment interactions on the mammalian metabolic system and their implications for development, health and disease. His primary interests are in the field of global health exploring the biochemical consequences of undernutrition and infection in children from the developing world and characterizing the metabolic interactions between the gut microbiome and the host and their role in host development.