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Martin Kriegel, MD, PhD

Associate Professor Adjunct

Contact Information

Martin Kriegel, MD, PhD

Lab Location

Mailing Address

  • Immunobiology

    10 Amistad Street

    New Haven, CT, 06509

    United States

Biography

Dr. Kriegel is an Associate Professor Adjunct of Immunobiology and of Medicine (Rheumatology) at Yale School of Medicine. In 2001, he received his MD/PhD equivalent at the Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen, Germany, followed by the German Medical Licensure in 2002. From 2003 to 2006, he performed postdoctoral training in the Flavell lab at Yale. From 2006 to 2012, he completed a medicine residency and rheumatology fellowship at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Boston, as well as additional research in the Benoist/Mathis laboratory at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Kriegel returned to Yale in 2012 as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Immunobiology and an Attending Physician in Rheumatology at Yale-New Haven Hospital. In 2017, Dr. Kriegel became a Senior Principal Scientist at Roche, and in 2020, he took a position as Chair of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology at the University of Münster, Germany, while maintaining his adjunct faculty position at Yale with ongoing collaborations within the Department of Immunobiology.

Education & Training

  • PhD
    Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nurn (2001)
  • MD
    Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen (2000)
  • Rheumatology Fellowship
    Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
  • Residency
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship
    Yale University School of Medicine
  • Clinical Fellowship
    University Hospital, Erlangen, Germany

Activities

  • Chair of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology
    Münster, Germany 2020

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Rudolf-Schoen PrizeGerman Society for Rheumatology2019
Scientific Discovery AwardArthritis Foundation2016
Novel Research GrantLupus Research Institute2015
Jack and Vonnie Schlomer Memorial ScholarArthritis National Research Foundation2014
Teaching AwardBrigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School2009
Emmy-Noether StipendGerman Research Foundation2003

Professional Service

OrganizationRoleDate
Current Opinion in Structural BiologySection Editor2020 - Present
Swiss National Science FoundationAd-hoc reviewer2018 - 2019
National Institutes of Health2016
Arthritis & RheumatologyAdvisory Editor2016 - 2018
US-Israel Binational Science Foundation2016
Department of Defense2015
Clinical ImmunologyGuest Editor2014 - 2015

Departments & Organizations