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Gilbert Moeckel

Professor of Pathology; Director, Renal Pathology and Electron Microscopy Laboratory, Pathology; Director, Renal & Genitourinary Fellowship Program, Pathology

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Gilbert Moeckel, MD, PhD, FASN

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Dr. Moeckel graduated magna cum laude from Ludwig Maximillians University in Munich, Germany. He trained in anatomic and clinical pathology at the University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ and was on faculty in the Department of Pathology at Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN prior to his recruitment as Director of the Renal Pathology and Electron Microscopy Laboratory at Yale University. His academic interests are in clinical renal pathology and research of mechanisms of kidney injury repair and progression of chronic kidney disease. Dr Moeckel is a fellow of the American Society of Nephrology and a Diplomat of the American Board of Pathology. He has published numerous papers in peer reviewed journals and has received private industry and federal grants to support his research.

Education & Training

  • Fellow
    University of Arizona (2000)
  • Resident
    University of Arizona (1999)
  • Fellow
    University of Arizona (1996)
  • PhD
    Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitat Munchen (1993)
  • MD
    Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitat Munchen (1989)


  • Granulomatous Interstitial Nephritis
    Bangkok, Thailand 2014
    XXXth Congress of the International Academy of Pathology 2014

Professional Service

Yale School of MedicineFaculty Advisory Committee to the Dean2018 - Present
Yale UniversityYale University HIC Committee IV2014 - 2017
American Society of NephrologyProgram Committee for Renal Week 20132012 - 2013
American Society of NephrologyScientific Session “Stress and Transport”, ASN Renal Week, San Francisco, CA,2005

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