Cicely Fadel cares for critically ill newborns while utilizing cutting edge Organ Chip technology to study how their gut bacteria makes them uniquely susceptible to disease. As an Attending Neonatologist at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and a Clinical Fellow in Don Ingber’s lab at the Wyss Institute, she hopes to translate her bench work to the bedside. Cicely received a B.A. in Cellular and Molecular Biology with a minor in Computer Science from the University of Virginia where she was a Jefferson scholar. She obtained an M.D. and a Ph.D. in Neuroscience from Yale University before completing her pediatric residency, and serving as a chief resident, at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, DC. Prior to her current position, Cicely completed her neonatology fellowship at the Harvard Neonatal-Perinatal Fellowship Program, where she was also a chief fellow.