Bio Profile

Kevan Herold, MD

Professor of Immunobiology and of Medicine (Endocrinology)

Deputy Director, Yale Center for Clinical Investigation

Director, Yale Diabetes Center


My background and research are in translational immunology. I am interested in understanding the basis for autoimmune diseases and developing new therapies based on our understanding of disease mechanisms. My focus has largely been in the field of autoimmune Type 1 diabetes. The work encompasses basic laboratory work understanding the regulation of autoreactive T cells to clinical trials that involve novel therapeutics. As part of these studies I have also been very interested in analysis of...

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Research Interests

Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1; Endocrine System Diseases; Immune System Diseases; Metabolism; Autoimmunity; Translational Medical Research

Clinical Interests

Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1


Justin Garyu

Graduate Student

Jenny Mei

Undergraduate Student

Jeff Hurlburt

Lab Aide

Isabel Beshar

Undergraduate Student