Insoo Kang, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Rheumatology); Interim Section Chief, Rheumatology; Course Director, Rheumatology Grand Rounds

Departments & Organizations

Internal Medicine: Allergy & Clinical Immunology | Interstitial Lung Disease (ILD) Program | Rheumatology: Rheumatic Diseases Research Core | Rheumatology, Allergy, & Immunology: Allergy & Clinical Immunology; Rheumatology: Rheumatic Diseases Research Core

Dean's Workshops

Human and Translational Immunology Program

Yale Medicine

Yale Stem Cell Center

Office of Cooperative Research


Dr. Insoo Kang is Associate Professor of Medicine (Rheumatology) at Yale University School of Medicine. He completed his post-graduate training in rheumatology and at Yale. He has been on the faculty at Yale School of Medicine since 1999. He is a physician scientist with a research interest in understanding the human immune system using biological samples and clinical data. In particular, Dr. Kang has defined subsets of T cells with distinct cellular characteristics based on the expression of cytokine receptors on T cells in health and disease as well as the interactions of such cell subsets with monocytes and other immune cells.

Education & Training

MD Hallym University (1990)
Fellow Yale University School of Medicine
Resident Hospital of Saint Raphael


  • Connective Tissue Disease South Korea (2008)

    Dr. Insoo Kang is collaborating with Section of Rheumatology at Catholic University of Korea on T-cell immunity in connective tissue diseases.

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Contact Info

Insoo Kang, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale Rheumatology - Orchard StOrchard Medical Center
330 Orchard Street, Ste 207

New Haven, CT 06511
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Mailing Address
RheumatologyPO Box 208031
333 Cedar Street

New Haven, CT 06520-8031