The Gillespie Laboratory, launched in 2017 by Dr. Shannon L. Gillespie, is housed in the Martha S. Pitzer Center for Women, Children and Youth at the Ohio State University College of Nursing.

Vision: We are a leader in knowledge discovery in maternal-infant health, with special emphasis on immunobiology and the psychosocial determinants of immune-related health.

Mission: We aim to optimize the health of every family by developing novel approaches to prenatal and postpartum care, with a focus on prediction and prevention of immune-mediated complications.

Core Values: We LiveKIND. K – We are kind to ourselves and others. I – We create and share innovative solutions. N – We nurture our strengths. D – Together, we do the impossible.