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Joe El-Khoury

Assistant Professor of Laboratory Medicine; Director, Clinical Chemistry, Laboratory Medicine; Co-Director, Clinical Chemistry Fellowship Program

Contact Information

Joe El-Khoury, PhD, DABCC, FACB

Mailing Address

  • Laboratory Medicine

    20 York St

    New Haven, CT, 06510

    United States



Dr. Joe El-Khoury is Director of Clinical Chemistry and Co-Director of the Clinical Chemistry Fellowship Program at Yale New Haven Health and Associate Professor of Laboratory Medicine at Yale University School of Medicine. Dr. El-Khoury is board certified by the American Board of Clinical Chemistry and a fellow of the AACC Academy. His research interests include indicators for monitoring clinical laboratory performance, investigating biomarkers of acute kidney injury and chronic kidney disease (in collaboration with the Clinical and Translational Research Accelerator) and development of new mass spectrometry-based methods for the measurement of markers in biological fluids.

Education & Training

  • PhD
    Cleveland State Univ (2012)
  • BS
    American University of Beirut (2008)
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship
    Cleveland Clinic

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
George Grannis Award for Excellence in Research and Scientific PublicationNational Academy of Clinical Biochemistry2016
Outstanding Teaching in Laboratory MedicineYale University School of Medicine2015
First Place, F. Merlin Bumpus Ph.D. Junior Investigator Award in Clinical ResearchCleveland Clinic2013
Young Investigator AwardMass Spectrometry Applications to the Clinical Lab2013
Domestic Travel GrantSociety for Young Clinical Laboratorians2012
American Association for Clinical Chemistry Past-Presidents’ ScholarshipAmerican Association for Clinical Chemistry2012

Professional Service

Society for Young Clinical Laboratorians2016 - Present
The Journal of Applied Laboratory Medicine2016 - Present
Neuroscience2015 - Present
Northeast Ohio Local Section Executive Committee of the American Association for Clinical ChemistryCoordinator2013 - 2014
Pediatric and Maternal-Fetal Division of the American Association for Clinical ChemistryOfficer2013 - 2014
Clinical BiochemistryReviewer2012 - Present
Clinica Chimica ActaReviewer2012 - Present
Ohio-Collaborative Laboratory Conference2012 - 2016
Division Management Group of the American Association for Clinical Chemistry2012 - 2016
Society for Young Clinical Laboratorians' SYCL360 Podcast Subcommittee2012 - Present

Departments & Organizations