Translational Research Program

The Translational Research Program promotes and facilitates collaboration between the basic scientists at Yale Cancer Center and clinicians at Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven, with a goal of bringing promising new therapeutics from the laboratory to patients.

Program Director:
Roy S. Herbst, MD, PhD
(203) 785-6879

Associate Director for Translational Research Administration:

Edward Kaftan, PhD
(203) 737-7472 

Senior Research Project Manager:
(203) 785-2260


J. Peter Koo, PhD
Bonnie Gould Rothberg, MD, PhD, MPH