Dr. Nikki Klatt is the Vice Chair of Research, Adrienne Arsht Endowed Chair in Pediatric clinical research, associate Professor at the University of Miami. She received her Ph.D from Emory University. In her short time as a PI, Nikki Klatt has accomplished many great things including being the director of the mucosal immunology core and microbiome core at the University of Washington. The focus of Klatt Lab is to understand the microbiome relative to drug metabolism, mucosal immunology and host processes in HIV infection. Outside the lab, Nikki likes to drink wine, travel, and jog. Sometimes all at once!