Themis Kyriakides

Themis Kyriakides

PhD
Associate Professor of Pathology; Director Graduate Programs

Contact Information

Themis Kyriakides, PhD

Office Location

Mailing Address

  • 310 Cedar Street, PO Box 208023

    New Haven, CT, 06520-8023

    United States

Themis Kyriakides

Appointments

Biography

Dr. Kyriakides completed a PhD at Washington State University in 1993. He did a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Washington. His lab at Yale studies the molecular events that dictate the foreign body response to biomaterials. In addition, Dr. Kyriakides studies nanomaterials and cell interactions with a focus on biosensing. Finally, ongoing efforts in the lab include vascular engineering and engineering of tissue constructs to stimulate healing in diabetic wounds. He is Director of Graduate Studies for the Experimental Pathology PhD program. He also serves as a mentor for students from the School of Engineering and Applied Science.

Education & Training

  • PhD
    Washington State University (1993)
  • Postdoctoral Fellow
    University of Washington

Honors & Recognition

Award
Organizer of Vascular Matrix Biology and Engineering NAVBO workshop (2009, 2011).

Professional Service

OrganizationRoleDate
Department of PathologyDirector of Graduate Admissions2010 - Present
NIHNIH Study Section (Musculoskeletal Tissue Engineering 2009, 2010)

Departments & Organizations