Michael Kashgarian, MD

Professor Emeritus of and Senior Research Scientist in Pathology

Departments & Organizations

Cancer Center, Yale

Pathology: Surgical Pathology: Renal Pathology & Electron Microscopy

Yale Medical Group


Michael Kashgarian is professor emeritus of and senior research scientist in pathology. He received his medical degree from Yale School of Medicine in 1958, completed his residency in pathology at the Yale-New Haven Medical Center in 1963, and completed a fellowship in laboratory medicine at Yale-New Haven Hospital in 1964. While on the Yale faculty he established a diagnostic renal pathology and electron microscopy laboratory that bears his name. He was also a pioneer in understanding the process of organ rejection. Although Kashgarian has retired, he continues to serve as editor in chief of Yale Medicine.

Education & Training

MD Yale University (1958)
Fellow Yale-New Haven Hospital
Resident Yale-New Haven Hospital
Resident Barnes Hospital/Washington University

Honors & Recognition

  • Elected Honorary MemberDeutsche Gesellschaft fur Nephrologie - German Society of Nephrology (1998)

  • Medal of the Postgraduate Medical Institute Medical Institute of Saint Petersburg, Russia (2004)

  • Elected FellowAmerican Association for the Advancement of Science (1996)

  • Distinguished Achievement Award National Kidney Foundation (1997)

  • Jacob Churg Award Renal Pathology Society (2004)

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Contact Info

Michael Kashgarian, MD
Patient Care Locations
Yale PathologyLauder Hall
310 Cedar Street, Ste Rm LB20

New Haven, CT 06510
VA Connecticut Healthcare
950 Campbell Avenue

West Haven, CT 06516
Office Location
Department of PathologyLauder Hall
310 Cedar Street, Ste LH B20

New Haven, CT 06510
Mailing Address
Department of Pathology310 Cedar Street
PO Box 208023

New Haven, CT 06520-8023

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Electron Microscopy

Surgical Pathology