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Erin Longbrake, MD/PhD

Associate Professor of Neurology; Director, Clinical Research, Neuroimmunology; Director, Fellowship Program, Multiple Sclerosis & Other Inflammatory Brain Disease

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Erin Longbrake, MD/PhD

Research Summary

Dr. Longbrake directs the clinical and translational research program in neuroimmunology at Yale University. Her current work focuses on the relationships between the microbiome/metabolome, multiple sclerosis, and the immunomodulatory medications used to treat the disease. She is working to decipher the earliest immune changes that occur leading up to a diagnosis of MS. Further information about Dr. Longbrake's research program can be found at her lab website.


Research Interests

Multiple Sclerosis; Neuromyelitis Optica; Autoimmune Diseases of the Nervous System

Public Health Interests

Genetics, Genomics, Epigenetics; Immunology; Nutrition; Microbiome

Selected Publications

Clinical Trials