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Katherine DeStefano, MD, MS

Associate Professor Term; Medical Director of the Multiple Sclerosis/Interventional Immunology Center

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Katherine DeStefano, MD, MS

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Dr. DeStefano is an assistant professor in the Department of Neurology and serves as Medical Director of the Interventional Immunology Center at Yale. Dr. DeStefano graduated summa cum laude from Indiana University, where she obtained a BS in Biology and an MS in Education. She obtained her doctorate degree at Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University and then went on to complete a residency in neurology at Yale University School of Medicine, where she served as a chief resident. She then completed a fellowship in Multiple Sclerosis at Yale prior to joining the Yale faculty. Dr. DeStefano is board certified and involved in several clinical research trials at the Yale MS Center.

Education & Training

  • Board Certification
    AB of Psychiatry & Neurology, Neurology (2015)
  • MS Fellow
    Yale-New Haven Hospital (2015)
  • Chief Resident
    Yale-New Haven Hospital (2014)
  • Resident
    Yale-New Haven Hospital (2013)
  • MD
    Weill Cornell Medical College (2010)
  • MS
    Indiana University, Master of Science in Education (2000)
  • BS
    Indiana University, Biology (1997)

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