Themis Kyriakides, PhD

Associate Professor of Pathology; Director Graduate Programs

Departments & Organizations

Pathology: Experimental Pathology Graduate Program | Kyriakides Lab | Pathology Research

NIH T32 Program

Vascular Biology and Therapeutics Program

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Molecular Cell Biology, Genetics and Development | Molecular Medicine, Pharmacology, and Physiology

Yale Tissue Regeneration and Fibrosis Program

Office of Cooperative Research


Dr. Kyriakides completed a PhD at Washington State University in 1993. He did a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Washington. His lab at Yale studies the molecular events that dictate the foreign body response to biomaterials. In addition, Dr. Kyriakides studies nanomaterials and cell interactions with a focus on biosensing. Finally, ongoing efforts in the lab include vascular engineering and engineering of tissue constructs to stimulate healing in diabetic wounds. He is Director of Graduate Studies for the Experimental Pathology PhD program. He also serves as a mentor for students from the School of Engineering and Applied Science.

Education & Training

PhD Washington State University (1993)
Postdoctoral Fellow University of Washington

Honors & Recognition

  • Organizer of Vascular Matrix Biology and Engineering NAVBO workshop (2009, 2011).

Professional Service

  • Department of Pathology (2010 - Present) Director of Graduate Admissions

  • NIH NIH Study Section (Musculoskeletal Tissue Engineering 2009, 2010)

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Contact Info

Themis Kyriakides, PhD
Office Location
Department of PathologyAmistad Street Building
10 Amistad Street, Ste 301C

New Haven, CT 06519
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Mailing Address
310 Cedar Street
PO Box 208023

New Haven, CT 06520-8023

Curriculum Vitae

Kyriakides Lab