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Monique Hinchcliff, MD, MS

Associate Professor; Director of Yale Scleroderma Program, Rheumatology, Allergy, & Immunology

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Monique Hinchcliff, MD, MS

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Dr. Monique Hinchcliff is Director of Clinical Research for Rheumatology at the Yale School of Medicine and the Director of the Yale Scleroderma Program. She received her medical degree from the Rosalind Franklin University Chicago Medical School and completed her medicine residency at Norwalk Hospital in Connecticut. She completed rheumatology fellowship training at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago, IL while earning a Master of Science degree in Clinical Investigation.

Her research program includes clinical, interventional and observational studies, with the goal of better understanding systemic sclerosis and identifying new and repurposed treatments for patients with systemic sclerosis. Clinically, Dr. Hinchcliff leads a team of multidisciplinary specialists with expertise in caring for patients with systemic sclerosis. She resides in Westport, CT with her husband, three daughters and English Cocker Spaniel, Joe.

Education & Training

  • MS
    Northwestern University (2010)
  • MD
    Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science-The Chicago Medical School (2001)
  • BA
    Boston College, Music, Piano Performance (1995)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Excellence in Teaching AwardNorthwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Department of Medicine2018
Excellence in Teaching AwardNorthwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Internal Medicine2015

Professional Service

Scleroderma Clinical Trials ConsortiumMember2007 - Present
American College of RheumatologyMember2006 - Present
Scleroderma FoundationMember2006 - Present

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