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Research Faculty


  • Rick Altice

    Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) and of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases); Director, Clinical and Community Research; Director, HIV in Prisons Program; Director, Community Health Care Van; Academic Icon Professor of Medicine, University of Malaya-Centre of Excellence for Research in AIDS (CERiA)

    Research Interests
    • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
    • Behavioral Medicine
    • Community Medicine
    • Decision Making
    • Epidemiology
    • Hepatitis, Viral, Human
    • Social Medicine
    • Global Health
    • HIV Infections
    • Cognitive Therapy
    • AIDS-Related Opportunistic Infections
    • Health Status Disparities
    • Healthcare Disparities
    • Infectious Disease Medicine
    • Community-Based Participatory Research
    • Chemicals and Drugs
    • Health Care
  • Choukri Ben Mamoun

    Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) and of Microbial Pathogenesis

    Research Interests
    • Babesiosis
    • Malaria
    • Opportunistic Infections
    • Protozoan Infections
    • Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Louise-Marie Dembry

    Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) and of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases); Director, Hospital Epidemiology VA CT Healthcare System

    Research Interests
    • Epidemiology
    • Public Health
    • Enterococcus
    • Infectious Disease Medicine
    • Public Health Surveillance
    • Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci
  • Erol Fikrig

    Waldemar Von Zedtwitz Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) and Professor of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases) and of Microbial Pathogenesis; Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute; Section Chief, Infectious Diseases

    Research Interests
    • Bacteria
    • Epidemiology
    • Lyme Disease
    • Parasitology
    • Public Health
    • Ticks
    • Viruses
    • West Nile virus
    • Global Health
    • Ehrlichiosis
    • Borrelia burgdorferi
    • Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Ellen F Foxman

    Assistant Professor of Laboratory Medicine and Immunobiology

    Research Interests
    • Asthma
    • Bacterial Infections
    • Biology
    • Common Cold
    • Cell Biology
    • Diagnostic Techniques, Respiratory System
    • Environmental Health
    • Epithelial Cells
    • Histology
    • Immune System
    • Immunity, Innate
    • Interferons
    • Microbiology
    • Pathology
    • Respiratory System
    • Rhinovirus
    • RNA Virus Infections
    • RNA Viruses
    • Viruses, Unclassified
    • Virology
    • Immunity, Mucosal
    • Respiratory Mucosa
    • Genomics
    • Infectious Disease Medicine
    • Translational Medical Research
    • Epigenomics
    • Transcriptome
  • Gerald Friedland

    Professor Emeritus of and Senior Research Scientist in Medicine (Infectious Diseases); Professor Emeritus of Medicine and Epidemiology and Public Health; Senior Research Scientist, Infectious Diseases

    Research Interests
    • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
    • Africa, Southern
    • Epidemiology
    • HIV
    • Public Health
    • Tuberculosis
    • Global Health
    • Anti-Retroviral Agents
    • Extensively Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis
    • Infectious Disease Medicine
    • Geographicals
  • Manisha Juthani

    Associate Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) and Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases); Program Director, Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program; Associate Program Director for Career Development, Traditional Internal Medicine Residency Program; Director of Internal Medicine Fellowship Programs

    Research Interests
    • Aging
    • Nursing Homes
    • Palliative Care
    • Pneumonia
    • Urinary Tract Infections
    • Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Barbara Kazmierczak

    Gustavus and Louise Pfeiffer Research Foundation M.D.-Ph.D. Program Director and Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) and of Microbial Pathogenesis; Professor, Microbial Pathogenesis; Director, MD-PhD Program, Yale University

    Research Interests
    • Bacterial Infections
    • Education, Medical, Graduate
    • Immunity, Innate
    • Microbiology
    • Pseudomonas
    • Biomedical Research
    • Host-Pathogen Interactions
    • Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Michael Kozal

    Professor of Medicine (AIDS); Vice Chair for Veteran Affairs, Yale Dept. of Internal Medicine; Chief, Medical Service, VACT Healthcare System; Medicine Service Line Director for VISN 1: VA New England Healthcare System

    Research Interests
    • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
    • Clinical Trials as Topic
    • Drug Resistance
    • Hepatitis C
    • HIV
    • Veterans
    • Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Priti Kumar

    Associate Professor of Infectious Diseases

    Research Interests
    • T-Lymphocytes
    • RNA Interference
    • Infectious Disease Medicine
    • Molecular Targeted Therapy
  • Richard A Martinello

    Associate Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) and of Pediatrics; Medical Director, Infection Prevention, Yale New Haven Hospital and Yale New Haven Health, Quality & Safety

    Research Interests
    • Anti-Infective Agents
    • Bacterial Infections and Mycoses
    • Bronchiolitis, Viral
    • Influenza, Human
    • Public Health
    • RNA Virus Infections
    • Virus Diseases
    • Infection Control
  • Vincent Quagliarello

    Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases); Clinical Chief, Infectious Diseases; Vice Chair for Education and Academic Affairs, Department of Internal Medicine

    Research Interests
    • Endocarditis
    • Meningitis
    • Nursing Homes
    • Pneumonia
    • Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Albert C Shaw

    Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases)

    Research Interests
    • Aging
    • DNA Repair
    • Immune System
    • Immunity, Innate
    • Influenza Vaccines
    • Toll-Like Receptors
    • Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Sheela Shenoi

    Assistant Professor of Medicine (AIDS); Director of Patient Care Services, Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine; Clinical Director, New England AIDS Education & Training Center; Assistant Professor

    Research Interests
    • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
    • Community Health Workers
    • Delivery of Health Care
    • Health Services Research
    • Primary Prevention
    • Tuberculosis
    • Global Health
    • HIV Infections
    • AIDS-Related Opportunistic Infections
    • Community-Based Participatory Research
  • Sandra Springer

    Associate Professor of Medicine (AIDS) and Associate Clinical Professor of Nursing; Director, Infectious Disease Outpatient Clinic, Veterans Administration Healthcare Services, Newington

    Research Interests
    • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
    • Alcoholism
    • Buprenorphine
    • HIV
    • Naloxone
    • Naltrexone
    • Opioid-Related Disorders
    • Prisoners
    • Risk-Taking
    • Substance-Related Disorders