Investigator Profile

Dr. Paquette is an Assistant Professor in the Center for Developmental Biology & Regenerative Medicine (CDBRM) at the Seattle Children’s Research Institute. Dr. Paquette’s primary research interest is to use ‘omics data generated from the placenta to better understand the developmental origins of health and disease, with a particular focus on relationships between prenatal environmental exposures and spontaneous preterm birth. Dr. Paquette has experience analyzing and integrating transcriptomic and epigenomic data in complex human datasets and in-vitro systems. 

Primary Appointment: Department of Pediatrics, Division of Genetic Medicine, School of Medicine

Secondary Appointment: Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, School of Public Health


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