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
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...
Genetic Testing; Liver Diseases