Health & Medicine Experts

Experts are listed alphabetically.


Joseph Craft M.D.
  • Paul B. Beeson Professor of Medicine (Rheumatology) and Professor of Immunobiology
  • Section Chief, Rheumatology
  • Program Director, Investigative Medicine
  • Paul B. Beeson Professor of Medicine

Field & Expertise

Health & Medicine

Internal medicine, rheumatology, systemic lupus, autoimmune diseases, arthritis, immunology

Caroline D'Ambrosio M.S., M.D., F.C.C.P.

Vice Chief For Fellowship Training, Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine

Gail D'Onofrio M.D., M.S.
  • Professor of Emergency Medicine
  • Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine

Field & Expertise

Health & Medicine

Alcohol and drug use, addiction, teenage drinking, women's health, heart disease, cardiac risk factors

Daryn H. David Ph.D.
  • Associate Research Scientist, Yale Child Study Center
  • Associate Director for Leadership Development, Office of Academic & Professional Development
  • Associate Director for Leadership Development, Office of Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion

Field & Expertise

Health & Medicine

Leadership development in the academy/academic medicine, women's leadership development, coaching, clinical psychology

J. Lucian (Luke) Davis MD, MAS
  • Associate Professor of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases)
  • Associate Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine)

Field & Expertise

Health & Medicine

Tuberculosis (TB), Implementation Science 

Kimberly Davis M.D.
  • Professor of Surgery (Trauma)
  • Chief of the Section of General Surgery, Trauma, and Surgical Critical Care
  • Vice Chairman, Clinical Affairs, Department of Surgery
  • Trauma Medical Director, Yale-New Haven Hospital
  • Surgical Director, Performance and Quality Improvement, Yale-New Haven Hospital

Field & Expertise

Health & Medicine

Trauma, emergency medicine, emergency care, emergency surgery, disaster preparedness

Charles Dela Cruz M.D., Ph.D.
  • Associate Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine) and of Microbial Pathogenesis
  • Director, Center for Pulmonary Infection Research and Treatment (CPIRT)

Field & Expertise

Health & Medicine

Pneumonia, flu, bacterial infection, COVID-19, lung diseases, sepsis

Hari Deshpande M.D.

Associate Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology)


Field & Expertise

Health & Medicine

Sarcoma, Oncology, Cancer

Frank Detterbeck M.D.
  • Professor of Surgery (Thoracic Surgery)
  • Chief, Thoracic Surgery
  • Surgical Director, Thoracic Oncology

Field & Expertise

Health & Medicine

Lung and thoracic cancer, esophageal cancer, thymoma, mediastinal tumors, chest wall tumors, pancoast tumors, chest surgery, minimally invasive thoracic surgery

Amanda M. Dettmer Ph.D.

Associate Research Scientist


Field & Expertise

Health & Medicine

Child development, stress & resilience, cognition & behavior, animal-based research