Insoo Kang, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Rheumatology); Course Director, Rheumatology Grand Rounds

Departments & Organizations

Internal Medicine: Allergy & Clinical Immunology | Interstitial Lung Disease (ILD) Program | Rheumatology: Rheumatic Diseases Research Core

Faculty Research

HTI

Skin Diseases Research Center, Yale

Stem Cell Center, Yale

Yale Medicine

Office of Cooperative Research

Biography

Dr. Insoo Kang is Associate Professor of Medicine (Rheumatology) at Yale University School of Medicine. He completed his post-graduate training in rheumatology and at Yale. He has been on the faculty at Yale School of Medicine since 1999. He is a physician scientist with a research interest in understanding the human immune system using biological samples and clinical data. In particular, Dr. Kang has defined subsets of T cells with distinct cellular characteristics based on the expression of cytokine receptors on T cells in health and disease as well as the interactions of such cell subsets with monocytes and other immune cells.

Education & Training

MD Hallym University (1990)
Fellow Yale University School of Medicine
Resident Hospital of Saint Raphael
Board Certification AB of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine (1994, recertified: 2014)
Board Certification AB of Internal Medicine, Rheumatology (1996, recertified: 2016)

Activities

  • Connective Tissue Disease South Korea (2008)

    Dr. Insoo Kang is collaborating with Section of Rheumatology at Catholic University of Korea on T-cell immunity in connective tissue diseases.

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