Research

The Department of Internal Medicine is made up of 12 academic sections, each with their own research sections found below.
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Allergy & Clinical Immunology

Research encompasses a wide range of allergic and immunological diseases in pediatric and adult populations since our section is uniquely fully combined adult and pediatric in all aspects...

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Cardiovascular Medicine

The broad research efforts of CV Medicine are divided into five separate (and often interactive) domains: the Yale Cardiovascular Research Center (YCVRC), the Center for Outcomes Research...

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Digestive Diseases

Yale Digestive Diseases Section has had an enduring and continuing impact on fundamental and clinical investigation in digestive and liver disorders.

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Endocrinology & Metabolism

Home to a rich tapestry of basic, clinical and translational research activities, enhanced by 4 different interdepartmental research centers led by members of our Section.

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General Internal Medicine

Our research programs focus on core issues in general internal medicine including the epidemiology and outcomes in common chronic diseases (cardio-vascular disease, stroke, HIV disease,...

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Geriatrics

The Yale Geriatrics Faculty perform on-site research through the Yale Program on Aging and Pepper Center.

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Hematology

We offer comprehensive clinical care and research programs in both non-malignant and malignant hematologic diseases.

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Infectious Diseases

Focus of Research programs within the Infectious Diseases Section includes, Vector-borne diseases e.g. Lyme disease, Zika, West Nile, Malaria), Immunology of Aging, Infections in Older...

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Medical Oncology

We are committed to advancing the science and practice of medical oncology by understanding the molecular basis of the disease, and translating these advances to our clinics through...

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Nephrology

Current areas of research focus include studies of the mechanisms of acute kidney injury and repair, molecular genetics of polycystic kidney disease and other cilia related disorders, renal...

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Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine

The Section has a wide and varied research portfolio that extends from basic bench-focused studies of disease pathogenesis and target gene validation to human-based studies of clinical...

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Rheumatology

Our faculty members conduct laboratory-based, translational, and clinical research on the rheumatic and autoimmune diseases.