Yasuko Iwakiri, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases)

Departments & Organizations

Internal Medicine: Digestive Diseases: Iwakiri Lab | Liver Center

Vascular Biology and Therapeutics Program

Office of Cooperative Research

Education & Training

PhD Colorado State University (2000)
MS Oregon State University (1995)
BS Miyazaki University, Japan (1988)

Honors & Recognition

  • The Samuel D. Kushlan Junior Faculty Award for Excellence in Clinical ResearchYale University Section of Digestive Diseases (2012)

  • Clinical and Translational Scholar AwardYale Center for Clinical Investigation (2007)

Professional Service

  • NIH/NIAAA (2016 - Present) A standing member, Biomedical Research Review Subcommittee (AA-1)

  • AASLD (2014 - Present) Review committee member, Award/fellowship application for the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD)

  • NIH/NIDDK (2014 - Present) An Ad hoc reviewer, Small Business Special Emphasis Panel [ZRG1 DKUS-N(10) B] Study Section in Digestive Diseases

  • Hepatology International (2014 - Present) Editorial board member

  • Journal of Hepatology (2014 - 2019) Editorial board member

  • Liver International (2013 - 2014) Editorial Board Member

  • NIH/NIDDK (2012 - Present) An ad hoc reviewer, Hepatobiliary pathophysiology Study Section

  • Hepatology (2011 - 2016) Associate Editor (Hepatology Elsewhere section)

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Contact Info

Yasuko Iwakiri, PhD
Office Location
The Anlyan Center
300 Cedar Street, Ste S223B

New Haven, CT 06519
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Mailing Address
Digestive DiseasesPO Box 208056
333 Cedar Street

New Haven, CT 06520-8056

Iwakiri Lab

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