Caroline Attardo Genco, PhD


Arthur E Spiller Professor & Chair of Integrative Physiology & Pathobiology



BS, Biology, State University of New York
MS, PhD, Microbiology, University of Rochester
Postdoctoral Training, Center for Disease Control


Campus: Boston
Office: M&V 201D
Laboratory: Jaharis 5

Contact Information

Office Phone: 617-636-6739
Lab Phone: 617-636-4043
E-mail   Send an e-mail


Research Website  Lab Research Page
Recent Publications  Abstract in PubMed


Graduate Programs

Immunology, Molecular Microbiology, Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics


Research Synopsis

Research in my laboratory spans basic, translational, and global health specifically as it relates to mucosal pathogens.  Areas of focus include immune mediated diseases and the microbiome; innate immune responses to mucosal pathogens; and regulatory mechanisms in bacterial pathogens.


Lab Members

Robert Berland, Research Associate Send an e-mail  Lab Research Page
Carolyn Kramer, Research Associate Send an e-mail  Lab Research Page
Matthew Moreau, Postdoctoral Scholar Send an e-mail Lab Research Page
George Papadopulos, PhD Student in Molecular & Translational Medicine Send an e-mail  Lab Research Page
Jessica Ritter, Research Technician Send an e-mail  Lab Research Page
Ellen Weinberg, Research Assistant Professor Send an e-mail  Lab Research Page

Apply to the Sackler School


The priority application deadlines are as follows:

December 1: Basic Science Division PhD Programs

February 15: Building Diversity in Biomedical Sciences

March 31: Post-Baccalaureate Research Program

May 1: Clinical & Translational Science, MS in Pharmacology & Drug Development

June 15: Online Certificate in Fundamentals of Clinical Care Research