Translational Research Program

Translational Research Group

Translational Research Program Team

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