Michael J Kozal, MD

Professor of Medicine (AIDS); Vice Chair for Veteran Affairs, Yale Dept. of Internal Medicine; Chief, Medical Service, VACT Healthcare System; Medicine Service Line Director for VISN 1: VA New England Healthcare System

Research Interests

Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome; Drug Resistance; Hepatitis C; HIV; Veterans; Infectious Disease Medicine

Research Organizations

Faculty Research

Internal Medicine: Infectious Diseases | Liver Center

Virology laboratories

Yale Cancer Center: Virus and Other Infection-associated Cancers

Office of Cooperative Research

Research Summary

Dr. Kozal's major research interests are the genetic determinants of HIV and Hepatitis C drug resistance. Dr. Kozal’s lab uses new deep sequencing technologies to detect minority resistant viral variants in patients and study the impact of these resistant variants on clinical outcomes. Dr. Kozal is the Director of HIV Clinical Trials at Yale and the VA and he is the principal investigator on multiple HIV and Hepatitis C clinical trials.

Specialized Terms: Genetic determinants of HIV and Hepatitis C drug resistance; New technologies to detect low abundance drug resistant viral variants

Selected Publications

Full List of PubMed Publications

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Contact Info

Michael J Kozal, MD
Patient Care Locations
Yale Infectious Disease135 College Street, Ste Suite 323
New Haven, CT 06510
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Yale Infectious DiseasesYale New Haven Hospital
20 York Street

New Haven, CT 06510
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Mailing Address
135 College Street
New Haven, CT 06510