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Internal Medicine

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Heather G Allore, PhD


Director, Yale Program on Aging Biostatistics Core

Director, Data Management and Statistics Core, Yale Alzheimer's Disease Research Center

Co-director of the Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Core of the Yale Transdisciplinary Collaborative Center for Precision Medicine focused on Health Disparities

Adjunct Professor, Harldsplass Deaconess Hospital, University of Bergen, Norway

Research Interests

Aging; Biostatistics; Frail Elderly; Geriatrics; Mathematical Concepts; Statistics as Topic

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Frederick Altice, MD

Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) and of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases)

Director, Clinical and Community Research

Director, HIV in Prisons Program

Director, Community Health Care Van

Academic Icon Professor of Medicine, University of Malaya-Centre of Excellence for Research in AIDS (CERiA)

Research Interests

Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome; AIDS-Related Opportunistic Infections; Behavioral Medicine; Chemicals and Drugs; Cognitive Therapy; Community Medicine; Community-Based Participatory Research; Epidemiology; Global Health; Health Care; Health Status Disparities; Healthcare Disparities; Hepatitis, Viral, Human; HIV Infections; Infectious Disease Medicine; Social Medicine

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Harry Aslanian, MD

Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases)

Associate Director, Endoscopy

Director, Yale Advanced Endoscopy Fellowship

Research Interests

Biliary Tract Diseases; Colonic Polyps; Digestive System Diseases; Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration; Endoscopy; Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage; Pancreatic Cyst; Pancreatic Diseases; Pancreatic Neoplasms

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Dorothy I Baker, PhD

Senior Research Scientist

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Lori Anne Bastian, MD, MPH

Professor of Internal Medicine (General Medicine)

Section Chief of General Internal Medicine VA Connecticut Healthcare System

Director, Pain Research, Informatics, Multimorbidities, and Education (PRIME) Center

Research Interests

Health Services Research; Pain; Smoking Cessation; Veterans Health; Women's Health

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William Clark Becker, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Medicine)

Research Interests

Analgesics, Opioid; Chronic Pain; Internal Medicine

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Alexia Anne Belperron, PhD

Director of STEM Fellowships

Instructor Mol Biophys & Biochem

Lecturer MCDB

Research Interests

Babesia; Borrelia burgdorferi; Disease Transmission, Infectious; Global Health; Lyme Disease; Relapsing Fever; Ticks

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Choukri Ben Mamoun, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) and of Microbial Pathogenesis

Research Interests

Babesia microti; Infectious Disease Medicine; Malaria; Plasmodium falciparum

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Jeffrey R. Bender, MD

Robert I. Levy Professor of Medicine (Cardiology) and Professor of Immunobiology

Associate Chief, Cardiovascular Medicine

Director, Yale Cardiovascular Research Center

Research Interests

Cardiology; Endothelium; Immune System; Inflammation; Macrophages; RNA Stability; T-Lymphocytes

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Gretchen Kimberly Berland, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (General Medicine)

Research Interests

Qualitative Research; Wheelchairs

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Henry J. Binder, MD

Professor Emeritus of and Senior Research Scientist in Medicine (Digestive Diseases)

Research Interests

Adenosine Triphosphatases; Digestive System Diseases; Epithelial Cells; Fatty Acids, Volatile; Ion Transport

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Linda Kathryn Bockenstedt, MD

Harold W. Jockers Professor of Medicine (Rheumatology)

Deputy Dean for Faculty Affairs

Research Interests

Faculty; Immunity, Innate; Lyme Disease; Lyme Neuroborreliosis; Rheumatology; Tick-Borne Diseases

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Jonathan S Bogan, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Endocrinology) and of Cell Biology

Research Interests

Cell Biology; Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2; Endocrinology; Glucose; Metabolic Diseases; Protein Transport

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James Lorenzen Boyer, MD, FACEP

Ensign Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases)

Emeritus Director, Yale Liver Center

Research Interests

Bile; Cholangitis, Sclerosing; Cholestasis; Digestive System Diseases; Hepatitis; Jaundice; Liver

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Ursula C Brewster, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Nephrology)

Firm Chief, Peters Medical Firm

Training Program Director, Nephrology Fellowship

Research Interests

Dialysis; Hemodialysis Solutions; Hemodynamics; Kidney; Nephrology

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Richard Bucala, MD, PhD

Professor of Medicine (Rheumatology), of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases) and of Pathology

Deputy Chief, Section of Rheumatology

Research Interests

Africa; Communicable Diseases, Emerging; Epidemiology; Global Health; Infectious Disease Medicine; Macrophage Migration-Inhibitory Factors; Malaria; Pathology; Public Health; Rheumatology; Stem Cells

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