Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases) and of Pediatrics (Gastroenterology)
Professor of Cellular & Molecular Physiology
Director of Yale Lysosomal Disease Center and Gaucher Disease Treatment Center
China; Digestive System Diseases; Egypt; Gastroenterology; Gaucher Disease; Genotype; Glycogen Storage Disease Type I; India; Lysosomal Storage Diseases; Pediatrics; Phenotype; Physiology
Genetic Testing; Liver Diseases
I was born in Kenya and grew up in England. At College I majored in Biochemistry and for my PhD project, I focused on effects of dietary cholesterol on LDL receptor activity in healthy individuals. I was deeply inspired by the research from Brown and Goldstein lab, that set me on path to a career as a physician/scientist doing translational research. My clinical, research and educational activities center around inherited metabolic liver diseases and in particular on Gaucher disease. Yale has...
Arthur H. Bunker and Isabel Bunker Professor of Medicine (Hematology) and Professor of Immunobiology
Chief, Section of Hematology, Department of Internal Medicine
Disease Aligned Research Team Leader, Hematology Program, Yale Cancer Center
Biology; Hematology; Immunity; Multiple Myeloma; Neoplasms by Histologic Type; Neoplasms, Plasma Cell
Medical School: All India Instt. of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
Fellowship (Hematology / Oncology): Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Prior Faculty appointments: Myeloma Institute, Little Rock, AR; Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY; The Rockefeller University, New York, NY
Research Interests: Immunobiology of myeloma; Development of novel biological approaches to treat cancer; dendritic cell biology
Professor of Neurology and of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases)
Chief, Division of Movement Disorders
Co-director, Center for Neuroepidemiology and Clinical Neurological Research
Central Nervous System Diseases; Disorders of Environmental Origin; Environment and Public Health; Humanities; Nervous System Diseases; Neurodegenerative Diseases; Neurologic Manifestations; Neurotoxicity Syndromes
A graduate of University of Pennsylvania (BA, 1984), Yale Medical School (MD, 1989), and Columbia University School of Public Health (MS, Epidemiology, 1995), Dr. Louis joined the College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University faculty in 1995 and was for many years a Professor of Neurology and Epidemiology before being recruited to Yale University in 2015 to be Chief of the Movement Disorders Division in the Department of Neurology. Dr. Louis’ principal academic interest is in...
Associate Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases)
Carcinoma, Hepatocellular; Delivery of Health Care; Digestive System Diseases; Translational Medical Research
Dr. Taddei received her medical doctorate from Georgetown University where she stayed to complete her Internal Medicine Residency and Chief Residency. She completed her gastroenterology/hepatology training at Yale University. She is an Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine, Section of Digestive Diseases. Her clinical interests include general and transplant hepatology; her clinical and research focus is on liver cancer. She directs the Liver Cancer Program at VA Connecticut...