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Themis Kyriakides, PhD

Associate Professor of Pathology; Director, Graduate Programs, Pathology

Contact Information

Themis Kyriakides, PhD

Office Location

Mailing Address

  • 10 Amistad Str.

    PO Box 208023

    New Haven, CT, 06520-8023

    United States



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 foreign body response to biomaterials and nanomaterials. In addition, Dr. Kyriakides studies nanomaterials and cell interactions with a focus on biosensing. Finally, ongoing efforts in the lab include engineering of tissue constructs and novel hydrogels to stimulate healing in mouse models of diabetes. 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

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Elected College of Fellows American Institute for Medical and Biological EngineeringAIMBE2020
Organizer of Vascular Matrix Biology and Engineering NAVBO workshop (2009, 2011).

Professional Service

NIHNIH Study Section (2007-present)2007 - 2020

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