Brian Muegge, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine


Dr. Muegge was born and raised in Springfield, Missouri. He earned his undergraduate degree in Chemistry at Princeton University. Dr. Muegge received his MD and PhD degrees from Washington University School of Medicine in 2013, where he studied the role of diet in shaping the structure and function of the mammalian gut microbiome in the lab of Jeffrey Gordon MD. He completed residency in Internal Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco and returned to Washington University in St. Louis in 2015 as a Fellow in the Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, and Lipid Research.