Insoo Kang MD

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

Departments & Organizations

Yale Medical Group

Office of Student ResearchStem Cell Center, YaleHTISkin Diseases Research Center, Yale | Internal Medicine: Rheumatology

Research Interests

Human T cell biology; Immunosenescence; Autoimmunity

Clinical Interests

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE or lupus); General Rheumatology; Rheumatoid Arthritis


  • M.D., Hallym University , 1990

Selected Publication

  • NE Lee, SY You, MS Shin, WW Lee, KS Kang, SH.Kim, WU Kim, RJ Homer, MJ Kang, RR Montgomery, CS Dela Cruz, AC Shaw, PJ Lee, GL Chupp, DH Hwang, I Kang. 2014. L-6 receptor a defines effector memory CD8+ T cells producing Th2 cytokines and expanding in asthma. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 190:1383-94