Health & Medicine Experts

Experts are listed alphabetically.


Isaac Y. Kim M.D., Ph.D., M.B.A.

Professor and Chair, YSM Department of Urology


Field & Expertise

Health & Medicine

Urology, prostate, metastatic cancer, robotic surgery, minimally invasive surgery

Albert I. Ko M.D.
  • Professor of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases) and of Medicine (Infectious Diseases)
  • Chair, Department of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases)

Field & Expertise

Health & Medicine

Emerging infections, urban slum and health, Zika virus and congenital Zika syndrome, leptospirosis, vaccine preventable diseases

Hedy Kober Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
  • Director, Clinical and Affective Neuroscience Lab

Field & Expertise

Health & Medicine

Craving (for food, drugs), addiction, alcohol, self regulation/cognitive control, drugs, mindfulness, cognitive control

Katherine Kohari M.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences
  • Associate Medical Director

Field & Expertise

Health & Medicine

High risk pregnancy, obstetrics, multiple gestation, labor and delivery, preterm birth

Martin Kriegel M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor Adjunct of Immunobiology and Medicine


Field & Expertise

Health & Medicine

Autoimmunity, microbiome, Lupus, immune tolerance, rheumatic diseases

Harlan Krumholz M.D.
  • Harold H. Hines, Jr. Professor of Medicine (Cardiology) and Professor in the Institute for Social and Policy Studies, of Investigative Medicine and of Public Health (Health Policy)
  • Co-Director, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program, Yale University
  • Director, Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale-New Haven Hospital

Field & Expertise

Health & Medicine

Cardiology, internal medicine, public health, health outcomes, global health

Meir Kryger M.D., F.R.C.P.C.
  • Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary) 
  • Clinical Professor of Nursing

Field & Expertise

Health & Medicine

Apnea, sleep, insomnia, narcolepsy

Sanjay Kulkarni M.D.
  • Associate Professor of Surgery (Transplant) and of Medicine (Nephrology)
  • Director, Center for Living Organ Donors; Scientific Director, Yale Transplant Research Unit
  • Surgical Director, Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation

Field & Expertise

Health & Medicine

Transplant surgery, liver transplant, laparoscopic live kidney donation, hepatobiliary surgery

Pamela Kunz M.D.
  • Associate Professor of Internal Medicine (Medical Oncology)
  • Director, Center for Gastrointestinal Cancers
Alex Kwan Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and of Neuroscience


Field & Expertise

Health & Medicine

Decision-making; cortical circuits; mouse models of mental illnesses