Dr. Caixia Chen working in the School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh with her work mainly focused on the gut microbiome. She received her Ph.D degree in Microbial and Biochemical Pharmacy from Institute of Medicinal Biotechnology, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences & Peking Union Medical College at 2009. Then she started her postdoctoral period and worked in Institute of Microbiology, Chines Academy of Sciences until 2018.


Her research interests are Bioactive natural products from microorganisms, Pathogenic mechanism of pathogens, Relationship among diet, gut microbiome and human health.