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Themis Kyriakides, PhD

Associate Professor of Pathology; Director, Graduate Programs, Pathology

Contact Information

Themis Kyriakides, PhD

Office Location

Mailing Address

  • 310 Cedar Street

    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 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 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

Organizer of Vascular Matrix Biology and Engineering NAVBO workshop (2009, 2011).

Professional Service

Department of PathologyDirector of Graduate Admissions2010 - Present
NIHNIH Study Section (Musculoskeletal Tissue Engineering 2009, 2010)

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