Kuchroo, Vijay

Boston (MA) | USA

Kuchroo, Vijay

Boston (MA) | USA

Biography

Prof. Vijay Kuchroo DVM, PhD
Samuel L Wasserstrom Professor of Neurology
Harvard Medical School
Associate Member, Broad Institute
Director
Evergrande Center for Immunologic Diseases
Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Boston (MA) | USA

Dr. Vijay Kuchroo is the Samuel L. Wasserstrom Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School, Senior Scientist at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Co-Director of the Center for Infection and Immunity, Brigham Research Institutes, an associate member of the Broad Institute and a participant in a Klarman Cell Observatory project that focuses on T cell differentiation. He is the Director of the Evergrande Center for Immunologic Diseases at Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital. His major research interests include autoimmune diseases, particularly the role of co-stimulation, the genetic basis of experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis and multiple sclerosis, and cell surface molecules and regulatory factors that regulate induction of T cell tolerance and dysfunction.