Faculty

Leadership

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Pramod Mistry, MBBS, PhD, FRCP

Director

Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases) and of Pediatrics (Gastroenterology)

Professor of Cellular & Molecular Physiology

Director of Yale Lysosomal Disease Center and Gaucher Disease Treatment Center

Biography

I was born in Kenya and grew up in England. At College I majored in Biochemistry and for my PhD project, I focused on effects of dietary cholesterol on LDL receptor activity in healthy individuals. I was deeply inspired by the research from Brown and Goldstein lab, that set me on path to a career as a physician/scientist doing translational research. My clinical, research and educational activities center around inherited metabolic liver diseases and in particular on Gaucher disease. Yale has...

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Clinical Interests

Genetic Testing; Liver Diseases

Members

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Sreeganga Chandra, PhD

Associate Professor of Neurology and of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology

Biography

Sreeganga S. Chandra received her Ph.D. in Chemistry from Purdue University. In her postdoctoral research, she pursued her interest in neuronal cell biology and neurodegeneration in the lab of Thomas C. Südhof at UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. She is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Neurology, Molecular Cellular and Developmental and in the Yale Program in Cellular Neuroscience, Neurodegeneration and Repair.

YCCI 2010 Scholar

Project: 07/01/10 - 06/30/12

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Madhav Dhodapkar, MBBS

Arthur H. Bunker and Isabel Bunker Professor of Medicine (Hematology) and Professor of Immunobiology

Chief, Section of Hematology, Department of Internal Medicine

Clinical Research Program Leader, Hematology Program, Yale Cancer Center

Biography

Medical School: All India Instt. of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
Fellowship (Hematology / Oncology): Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Prior Faculty appointments: Myeloma Institute, Little Rock, AR; Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY; The Rockefeller University, New York, NY

Research Interests: Immunobiology of myeloma; Development of novel biological approaches to treat cancer; dendritic cell biology

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Gary Friedlaender, MD

Wayne O. Southwick Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation and Professor of Pathology

Chair, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

Clinical Program Leader, Sarcoma Program, Smilow Cancer Hospital

Biography

Dr. Friedlaender is a scientific consultant for Wright Medical Group and for Carbylan BioSurgery and is compensated for these services.

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Clinical Interests

Bone Neoplasms

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Andrew Haims, MD

Professor of Diagnostic Radiology and Associate Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

Co-Director of MSK Imaging, Director Musculoskeletal MRI

Associate Director of Medical Student Education

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Karl Insogna, MD

Professor of Medicine (Endocrinology)

Director, Yale Bone Center

Biography

M.D., University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT

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Clinical Interests

Hyperthyroidism; Medical Oncology; Osteoporosis

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Jun Liu, MD

Associate Research Scientist in Medicine (Digestive Diseases)

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Gregory Pastores, MD

Biography

My main clinical focus has been trials in patients with Lysosomal storage diseases, and I have been involved in several pivotal studies that have evaluated the safety and efficacy of enzyme replacement, substrate reduction and pharmacologic chaperones as therapeutic options. My research interests include disease mechanisms that bridge genotype with phenotype.

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Tamar Taddei, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases)

Biography

Dr. Taddei received her medical doctorate from Georgetown University where she stayed to complete her Internal Medicine Residency and Chief Residency. She completed her gastroenterology/hepatology training at Yale University. She is an Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine, Section of Digestive Diseases. Her clinical interests include benign and malignant neoplasms of the liver and general and transplant hepatology. She directs the Liver Cancer Teams and Tumor Boards at Smilow...

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Clinical Interests

Liver Diseases

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Terence Trow, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary)

Biography

Dr. Trow has won a number of teaching awards including Attending of the Year at Danbury Hospital as well as Attending of the Year at Winthrop-University Hospital and has been appointed Fellow of the American College of Physicians and the American College of Chest Physicians. He served as a Deputy Editor of The Proceedings of the American Thoracic Society and served on the editorial board of Clinical Pulmonary Medicine. He is an invited reviewer for such journals as Annals of Internal Medicine,...

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Clinical Interests

Asthma; Lung Diseases; Pneumonia; Tuberculosis; Familial Primary Pulmonary Hypertension

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Ruby Yang, CCRC

Study Coordinator