Case Conference Leaders

       

Kernan, Walter Newberry

Chair

Professor of Medicine (General Medicine)

Research Interests: Clinical epidemiology of cerebrovascular disease; Interface between primary care and stroke treatment; Medical education

Clinical Interests: Primary care; general internal medicine; cerebrovascular disease; stroke

  • Office: (203) 764-7000
  • Appt: (203) 688-2984
       

Becker, William Clark

Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Medicine)

Clinical Interests: Chronic non-cancer pain; safety and efficacy of opioid analgesics; addiction medicine; general internal medicine

  • Office: (203) 932-5711 x2427

Cooney, Leo M., Jr

Humana Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics)

Research Interests: Geriatric medicine; Assistance in elderly independence; Resource utilization; Transitional care models of care for nursing home residents

Clinical Interests: Geriatric assessment; rheumatology; mobility disorders

  • Office: (203) 688-2204
  • Appt: (203) 688-2204

Evans, Janine

Associate Professor of Medicine (Rheumatology)
Fellowship Program Director, Rheumatology
Co-firm Chief Fitkin Medical Service

Clinical Interests: General Rheumatology; Systemic Lupus; Connective Tissue Diseases; Rheumatoid Arthritis; Lyme disease; Vasculitis; Spondyloarthropathies; Gout; Osteoarthritis

  • Office: (203) 737-5430
  • Appt: (203) 737-5430

Kang, Insoo

Associate Professor of Medicine (Rheumatology)
Course Director, Rheumatology Grand Rounds

Research Interests: Human T cell biology; Immunosenescence; Autoimmunity

Clinical Interests: General Rheumatology; Rheumatoid Arthritis; Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)

  • Office: (203) 785-6678
  • Appt: (203) 737-5430
       

Setaro, John Francis

Chair

Associate Professor of Medicine (Cardiology)
Director, Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Program

Clinical Interests: Clinical cardiology; interventional cardiology; preventive cardiology

  • Appt: (203) 785-4129
       

Hansson, Joni H

Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine
Assistant Clinical Professor

    Kernan, Walter Newberry

    Professor of Medicine (General Medicine)

    Research Interests: Clinical epidemiology of cerebrovascular disease; Interface between primary care and stroke treatment; Medical education

    Clinical Interests: Primary care; general internal medicine; cerebrovascular disease; stroke

    • Office: (203) 764-7000
    • Appt: (203) 688-2984

    Moser, Marvin

    Clinical Professor of Medicine (Cardiology)

    Research Interests: See attached C.V.

    Clinical Interests: Hypertension and Hypertensive vascular diseases

      Peixoto, Aldo Jose

      Professor of Medicine (Nephrology)
      Associate Chair for Ambulatory Services Operations and Quality, Department of Internal Medicine
      Clinical Chief, Section of Nephrology

      Research Interests: Clinical and prognostic relevance of trans-telephonic home BP monitoring; Arterial stiffness in kidney disease; Systems factors related to the delivery of care in hypertension; Hemodynamic phenotyping in hypertension; Renal sympathetic denervation in resistant hypertension.

      Clinical Interests: Consultative hypertension: resistant hypertension, renovascular hypertension, hyperaldosteronism, autonomic disorders. Consultative nephrology: acute kidney injury, chronic kidney disease, glomerular disease, parenchymal kidney disease, kidney stones, acid-base/fluid-electrolyte disorders.

      • Office: (203) 785-7439
      • Appt: (203) 785-4184
             

      Chaptini, Louis

      Chair

      Assistant Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases)

      Clinical Interests: Gastrointestinal Bleeding; Colorectal cancer prevention; Obesity

      • Office: (203) 785-4138
      • Appt: (203) 785-4138
             

      Imaeda, Avlin Barlow

      Assistant Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases)
      Fellowship Program Director

      Research Interests: Obscure GI bleeding; Endoscopy simulation in training, Quality improvement in fellowship training

      Clinical Interests: General Gastroenterology; diseases of the small bowel Most of my time is spent in clinical practice at the West Haven Veterans Administration Hospital. I teach GI fellows basic endoscopy techniques and help supervise fellows in the VA GI clinic and on the consult service. I am the Course Director for the Yale Physician's Assistant Digestive Physiology and Disease course. Additionally, I read small bowel capsules and perform double balloon enteroscopy. This is a new technique which has the potential to allow endoscopic evaluation and treatment of the entire small bowel.

      • Office: (203) 785-7012
      • Appt: (203) 932-5711 x2210

      Kapadia, Cyrus Roos

      Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases)

      Research Interests: Medical education

      Clinical Interests: Inpatient Consultant to patients admitted to Yale-New Haven Hospital with Digestive Diseases. Dr Kapadia also serves as an Attending Physician supervising medical housestaff who admit patients to the inpatient General Internal Medicine Service.

      • Office: (203) 785-4138
      • Appt: (203) 785-4138

      Kernan, Walter Newberry

      Professor of Medicine (General Medicine)

      Research Interests: Clinical epidemiology of cerebrovascular disease; Interface between primary care and stroke treatment; Medical education

      Clinical Interests: Primary care; general internal medicine; cerebrovascular disease; stroke

      • Office: (203) 764-7000
      • Appt: (203) 688-2984

      Taddei, Tamar Hamosh

      Associate Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases)

      Research Interests: Clinical, translational, and outcome research on hepatocellular carcinoma

      Clinical Interests: Liver cancer; benign and malignant neoplasms of the liver, cirrhosis and its complications; transplant hepatology

      • Appt: (203) 200-4422
             

      Chupp, Geoffrey Lowell

      Chair

      Associate Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary)
      Director, Yale Center for Asthma and Airways Disease (YCAAD)
      Director, Pulmonary Function Laboratory, Yale-New Haven Hospital

      Research Interests: Pathogenesis of airway diseases with a focus on asthma and asthma severity; Chitinases in the development and severity of asthma; Expression and genotype-phenotype relationships of novel inflammatory molecules

      Clinical Interests: Airways diseases, including asthma, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD); eosinophilic lung diseases, including allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis, eosinophilic pneumonias, Churg Strauss Syndrome; cardiopulmonary exercise testing; pulmonary function testing

      • Office: (203) 785-3627
      • Lab: (203) 737-5413
      • Appt: (203) 785-4198
             

      Britto-Leon, Clemente Jose

      Instructor in Medicine (Pulmonary)

      Research Interests: Airway epithelium; airway inflammation; innate immunity; SPLUNC1; BPIFA1

      Clinical Interests: Cystic fibrosis; asthma; airway diseases

      • Appt: (203) 785-4198

      Cohn, Lauren E

      Associate Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary)

      Research Interests: Chronic inflammation in asthma; Mechanisms of mucus metaplasia; Airway epithelial functions in airway diseases and host defense

      Clinical Interests: Asthma; immunologic lung disease

      • Office: (203) 785-3627

      Dela Cruz, Charles Sun

      Assistant Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary)

      Research Interests: Pathogenesis of COPD and Emphysema; Viral and Bacterial Lung Infections in the Pathogenesis of Lung Diseases; Chitinases and Chitinase-Like Proteins in Pulmonary Infections; Role of Interleukin-15 in the Lung

      Clinical Interests: Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease; Pulmonary Infections; Respiratory Viral and Bacterial Infections; Mycobacterial Diseases (Non-tuberculous Mycobacterial Infections); Bronchiectasis; Host Response to Lung Infections, Injury and Repair

      • Office: (203) 785-3627
      • Lab: (203) 785-3309

      Gomez Villalobos, Jose Luis

      Instructor in Medicine (Pulmonary)

      Clinical Interests: asthma; airway diseases; COPD

      • Appt: (203) 785-4198

      Kernan, Walter Newberry

      Professor of Medicine (General Medicine)

      Research Interests: Clinical epidemiology of cerebrovascular disease; Interface between primary care and stroke treatment; Medical education

      Clinical Interests: Primary care; general internal medicine; cerebrovascular disease; stroke

      • Office: (203) 764-7000
      • Appt: (203) 688-2984

      Marshall, Peter S.

      Assistant Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary)
      Medical Director, Medical Step-Down Unit YSC Yale-New Haven Hospital
      Medical Director, Respiratory Care - Yale-New Haven Hospital

      Research Interests: Risk stratification of patients with pulmonary embolism; Major pulmonary embolism treatment; Therapeutic hypothermia; Status asthmaticus

      Clinical Interests: Critical Care; Thromboembolic disease; Therapeutic Hypothermia; Asthma (status asthmaticus); ARDS; Ventilator Management/Weaning; Sepsis

      • Office: (203) 737-4523
      • Appt: (203) 785-4198
             

      Sofair, Andre N.

      Chair

      Associate Professor of Medicine (General Medicine) and of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases)

      Research Interests: Emerging infectious diseases

      Clinical Interests: General internal medicine; Hepatitis C

      • Office: (203) 573-6574
      • Appt: (203) 573-7284
             

      Kernan, Walter Newberry

      Professor of Medicine (General Medicine)

      Research Interests: Clinical epidemiology of cerebrovascular disease; Interface between primary care and stroke treatment; Medical education

      Clinical Interests: Primary care; general internal medicine; cerebrovascular disease; stroke

      • Office: (203) 764-7000
      • Appt: (203) 688-2984
             

      Inzucchi, Silvio E

      Chair

      Professor of Medicine (Endocrinology)
      Clinical Director, Section of Endocrinology
      Director, Yale Diabetes Center
      Director, Endocrinology & Metabolism Fellowship
      Director, Yale Affiliated Hospitals Program

      Research Interests: Cardiovascular complications of diabetes; Insulin resistance and atherosclerosis; Inpatient management of hyperglycemia; Diagnostic criteria for diabetes

      Clinical Interests: Diabetes; pituitary and adrenal diseases; thyroid diseases; endocrine disorders during pregnancy

      • Appt: (203) 200-3636
             

      Bogan, Jonathan S

      Associate Professor of Medicine (Endocrinology) and of Cell Biology

      Research Interests: Protein trafficking; Ubiquitin-like modification; Cell structure; Insulin signaling; Type 2 diabetes; Metabolic diseases

      Clinical Interests: General endocrinology; diabetes

      • Office: (203) 785-6319

      Flannery, Clare Ann

      Assistant Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences (Reproductive Endocrinology) and of Medicine (Endocrinology)

      Research Interests: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus; Polycystic Ovary Syndrome; Endometrial cancer; Endometrial factors in early pregnancy loss

      Clinical Interests: Diabetes mellitus, pre-diabetes, polycystic ovary syndrome, endocrine disorders in pregnancy, thyroid disorders, pituitary & adrenal disorders

      • Office: (203) 785-4005
      • Appt: (203) 785-7474

      Kernan, Walter Newberry

      Professor of Medicine (General Medicine)

      Research Interests: Clinical epidemiology of cerebrovascular disease; Interface between primary care and stroke treatment; Medical education

      Clinical Interests: Primary care; general internal medicine; cerebrovascular disease; stroke

      • Office: (203) 764-7000
      • Appt: (203) 688-2984

      Olson, Beatriz R.

      Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine (Endocrinology)
      Asst Clinical Professor, Int Med Endocrine

               

        Kashaf, Susan S

        Chair

        Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Medicine)

        Clinical Interests: Longitudinal primary care; the doctor-patient encounter; physician ethics and responsibility; medical education; hypogonadism in the elderly male.

                 

          Dhond, Abhay Jagannath

          Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine

            Ellis, Peter J

            Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Medicine)

            Research Interests: Patient navigation; Health services research; Student run free clinics

            Clinical Interests:  Primary care; diabetes; perioperative consultations; geriatrics

            • Office: (203) 785-7411
            • Appt: (203) 785-7411

            Haeseler, Frederick D

            Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine
            Clinician
            Associate Director, Teaching and Learning Center, for Learning Technologies

            • Office: (203) 785-3203

            Kernan, Walter Newberry

            Professor of Medicine (General Medicine)

            Research Interests: Clinical epidemiology of cerebrovascular disease; Interface between primary care and stroke treatment; Medical education

            Clinical Interests: Primary care; general internal medicine; cerebrovascular disease; stroke

            • Office: (203) 764-7000
            • Appt: (203) 688-2984

            Oray-Schrom, Pinar

            Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Medicine)

            • Appt: (203) 688-2471