Gregory A. Poland, MD


Co-Chair, Atria Academy of Science & Medicine 

Mary Lowell Leary Emeritus Professor of Medicine at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Distinguished Investigator at Mayo Clinic

Dr. Poland is a physician-scientist and the founding and current director of the Mayo Clinic’s Vaccine Research Group — a state-of-the-art research group and laboratory that seeks to understand genetic drivers of viral vaccine response and application of systems biology approaches to the generation of immunity, as well as the development of novel vaccines against emerging pathogens important to public health. The Poland lab developed the field of viral vaccine immunogenetics, the immune response network theory, and the field of vaccinomics and adversomics.