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Junghee Jenny Shin, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor

Contact Information

Junghee Jenny Shin, MD, PhD

Mailing Address

  • Allergy & Immunology

    300 Cedar Street, TAC Building

    New Haveng, CT 06520

    United States


Dr. Shin completed Allergy and Clinical Immunology fellowship training (2017-2020) at Yale and joined the Yale Section of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology as a faculty in 2020. As an Allergy and Immunology specialist, she cares for patients with wide range of allergic and immunologic diseases. Dr. Shin also joined Dr. Insoo Kang's laboratory in 2018 and has been studying the immune system of patients with immune deficiency and/or immune dysregulation using in-depth immune profiling techniques. Dr. Shin’s overall research goal is understanding how immune alterations occur and affect the pathogenesis of such disorders in relation to their genetic defects, clinical presentations and comorbidities.

Education & Training

  • Clinical Fellow
    Yale University School of Medicine (2020)
  • Residency
    Yale New Haven Health - Bridgeport Hospital (2017)
  • MD
    Ross University School of Medicine
  • Post doctoral research fellow
    Massachusetts General Hospital - Harvard Medical School (2010)
  • PhD
    New York Medical College, Microbiology and Immunology


  • Department of Internal Medicine
    Bridgeport, CT, United States 2020
    Grand Rounds
  • Division of Clinical Immunology
    New York, NY, United States 2020
    Grand Rounds
  • Section of Allergy and Immunology
    New York, NY, United States 2020
    Grand Rounds

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Immunodeficiency Foundation research awardImmunodeficiency Foundation2023
HyperIgM Foundation research awardHyper IgM Foundation2022
Federation of Clinical Immunology Societies Research AwardFederation of Clinical Immunology Societies2021
Yale Center for Clinical Investigation ScholarYale University School of Medicine2021
First place, oral presentation Education and Research Day of Yale New Haven Health2015
Graduate Faculty Council AwardNew York Medical College2005
Scholarship for the study of Lyme disease 1994Walter J. and Lille A. Berbecker Foundation2005

Departments & Organizations