Christopher Anthony Tormey, MD

Associate Professor of Laboratory Medicine and Lecturer in Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry; Director, Transfusion Medicine Fellowship

Research Interests

Blood Coagulation Tests; Blood Group Incompatibility; Blood Group Antigens; Blood Platelet Disorders; Platelet Function Tests; Health Care

Research Organizations

Laboratory Medicine: Blood Bank | Transfusion Medicine Program | VA Connecticut Laboratories

Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry

Office of Cooperative Research

Research Summary

Dr. Tormey has several diverse research interests within the field of Transfusion Medicine ranging from large clinical studies to translational research projects. Areas of current investigation include blood bank-based immunohematology where the properties of red blood cell alloantibodies in veteran populations are examined, particularly those factors influencing the duration of humoral response following alloimmunization. In addition, Dr. Tormey is interested in studying the biochemical and immunologic effects of storage on platelet, red blood cell, and plasma components in the blood bank.

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Contact Info

Christopher Anthony Tormey, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale Laboratory MedicineVA Connecticut Healthcare
950 Campbell Avenue, Ste 113

West Haven, CT 06516
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Office Location
Dept. of Laboratory Medicine55 Park Street, Fl 4 Rm 435B
New Haven, CT 06519
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Mailing Address
PO Box 208035
New Haven, CT 06520-8035