Lloyd G. Cantley, MD

C. N. H. Long Professor of Medicine (Nephrology) and Professor of Cellular And Molecular Physiology; Vice Chair, Research; Co-director of Education, Yale Center for Clinical Investigation

Departments & Organizations

Internal Medicine: Liver Center | Nephrology | Yale Tissue Regeneration and Fibrosis Program

Cellular & Molecular Physiology: Graduate Program in Cellular and Molecular Physiology

Center for Biomedical Data Science

Yale Cancer Center

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Molecular Medicine, Pharmacology, and Physiology

Yale Medicine

Yale Stem Cell Center

Office of Cooperative Research


Dr. Cantley performed his clinical Internal Medicine training at the University of North Carolina followed by Nephrology fellowship training at the Beth Israel and Brigham and Women's Hospitals in Boston. He then entered research training at Harvard in the laboratories of Dr. Franklin Epstein and Dr. Guido Guidotti before accepting a faculty position at the Beth Israel. In 2000 Dr. Cantley moved from Harvard to Yale where he established his research focus on the reparative tubular responses to kidney injury.

Education & Training

MD West Virginia University (1981)
BS West Virginia Wesleyan College (1977)
Nephrology Fellow Beth Israel Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Resident University of North Carolina
Board Certification AB of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine (1984)
Board Certification AB of Internal Medicine, Nephrology (1988)

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