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Yasuko Iwakiri, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases)

Contact Information

Yasuko Iwakiri, PhD

Office Location

Mailing Address

  • Digestive Diseases

    PO Box 208056, 333 Cedar Street

    New Haven, CT, 06520-8056

    United States


Education & Training

  • PhD
    Colorado State University (2000)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
The Samuel D. Kushlan Junior Faculty Award for Excellence in Clinical ResearchYale University Section of Digestive Diseases2012
Clinical and Translational Scholar AwardYale Center for Clinical Investigation2007

Professional Service

Department of Defense (DOD)Grant reviewer - the Liver Cancer peer review panel2018 - Present
NIH/NIAAAA standing member, Biomedical Research Review Subcommittee (AA-1)2016 - Present
NIH/NIDDKAn Ad hoc reviewer, Small Business Special Emphasis Panel [ZRG1 DKUS-N(10) B] Study Section in Digestive Diseases2014 - Present
Hepatology InternationalEditorial board member2014 - Present
Journal of HepatologyEditorial board member2014 - 2019
Liver InternationalEditorial Board Member2013 - 2014
NIH/NIDDKAn ad hoc reviewer, Hepatobiliary pathophysiology Study Section2012 - Present
HepatologyAssociate Editor (Hepatology Elsewhere section)2011 - 2016

Departments & Organizations