Leadership Directory


Name Title Phone
Gary V. Desir, MD Chair, Internal Medicine 203-785-4119
Vincent Quagliarello, MD Vice Chair, Education and Academic Affairs 203-785-5644
Lynn Tanoue, MD Vice Chair, Clinical Affairs 203-785-4129
Lloyd G. Cantley, MD Vice Chair, Basic Research 203-785-7110
Robert Soufer, MD Vice Chair, Clinical Research 203-937-3882
Michael Kozal, MD  Vice Chair, Veteran Affairs 203-932-5711, x4412
Lawrence Young, MD Vice Chair, Faculty Affairs 203-785-4102

Associate Chairs

Name Title Phone
Aldo Peixoto, MD Assoc. Chair for Ambulatory Services, Quality & Safety 203-785-4184
Dana Dunne, MD Assoc. Chair for Education & Academic Affairs 203-785-4140
Inginia Genao, MD Assoc. Chair for Diversity & Inclusion 203-785-5644
Thomas Donohue, MD Chief of Medicine Services, Saint Raphael Campus 203-789-3363
Adam Mayerson, MD, FACE Assoc. Chief for Community & Voluntary Faculty 203-200-2957

Section Chiefs

Name Section Phone
Eric Velazquez, MD  Cardiovascular Medicine 203-785-7000
Loren Laine, MD (Interim) 
Digestive Diseases 203-785-7312
John Wysolmerski, MD (Interim)  
Patrick O'Connor, MD, MPH, FACP  
General Medicine 
Mary Tinetti, MD  
Erol Fikrig, MD 
Infectious Diseases 203-785-4140
Charles Fuchs, MD, MPH (Interim) 
Hematology 203-785-4371 
Roy Herbst, MD, PhD 
Medical Oncology 203-785-6879 
Stefan Somlo, MD  
Nephrology 203-737-2974 
Naftali Kaminski, MD  
Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine 
Richard Bucala, MD, PhD 
Rheumatology, Allergy & Clinical Immunology 

Clinical Chiefs

Name Section Phone
Eric Velazquez, MD
Cardiovascular Medicine 203-785-7000
Ronald J. Vender, MD Digestive Diseases 203-785-5404
Silvio Inzucchi, MD Endocrinology
Matthew Ellman, MD General Medicine 203-785-7411
James M. Lai, MD Geriatrics 203-688-2984
Charles Fuchs, MD, MPH (Interim) Hematology 203-785-4371
Vincent Quagliarello, MD
Infectious Diseases 203-785-5644
Roy Herbst, MD, PhD Medical Oncology 203-785-6879
Aldo Peixoto, MD
Nephrology 203-785-4184
Jonathan Siner, MD Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine     203-737-4523
Lenore Buckley, MD, MPH Rheumatology, Allergy & Clinical Immunology 203-287-6200

Program Directors

Name Program Phone
Cary Gross, MD  National Clinical Scholars Program at Yale
Carrie Redlich, MD, MPH 
Occupational & Environmental Medicine
Matthew Ellman, MD  Yale Internal Medicine Associates 203-785-7411
Asghar Rastegar, MD  Office of Global Health 203-737-2078
Merceditas Villanueva, MD  AIDS Program 203-688-6959

Post-Graduate Education and Training Programs

Internal Medicine - Pediatrics Residency Program
Name Title Phone
Benjamin Doolittle, MD, MA Div Program Director 203-785-7941
Jaideep Talwalkar, MD Assoc. Program Director 203-709-3888
Joanna Whitehead Manager, Residency Programs 203-785-6963
Internal Medicine, Primary Care Residency Program
Name Title Phone
John Moriarty, MD, FACP  Program Director 203-789-4237
Tracy Rabin, MD, MS Assoc. Program Director 203-680-1598 
Stephen Holt, MD, MD, FACP Assoc. Program Director, Ambulatory 203-680-4348
Joanna Whitehead 
Manager, Residency Programs 203-785-6963
Internal Medicine, Traditional Residency Program
Name Title Phone
Mark Siegel, MD Program Director 203-785-7113
Katie Gielissen, MD Assoc. Program Director, Ambulatory 203-688-5555
Christopher Sankey, MD, FACP, FHM Assoc. Program Director 203-737-5830
Seonaid Hay, MD Assoc. Program Director 203-937-4918
Manisha Juthani, MD Assoc. Program Director 203-785-4140
Alfred Lee, MD, PhD Assoc. Program Director 203-737-7059
Joanna Whitehead 
Manager, Residency Programs 203-785-6963
Investigative Medicine Program
Name Title Phone
Joseph Craft, MD Program Director 203-785-7063
Eugene Shapiro, MD Deputy Director 203-688-4555
Pamela Fucci Registrar 203-785-6842
Yale Affiliated Hospitals Program
Name Title Phone
Silvio Inzucchi, MD Program Director 203-785-2479
Tracy Crosby Program Coordinator 203-785-2479