Dr. Lynda Stuart leads the Vaccine and Host Pathogen Biology domain of Discovery and Translational Sciences. This group works across all infectious diseases of interest to the foundation and aims to source novel approaches and accelerate the discovery, development and translation of new passive and active immunization strategies for foundation priority diseases.
Prior to joining the foundation in 2016, Dr. Stuart was a member of the faculty at the Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School where she was co-director of the Laboratory of Developmental Immunology; a member of the Center for Computational and Integrative Biology, an affiliate of the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT; and served on the Massachusetts General Hospital Executive Committee for Research. She remains actively involved in basic research
Dr. Stuart earned an MD from the University of Cambridge and the University of London and a PhD from the University of Edinburgh. She completed residency training in Internal Medicine in the United Kingdom.