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David Hafler, MD, Neurology, North Haven, CT, Gaylord Specialty Healthcare

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Neurology North Haven, CT

Neuroimmunology/Multiple Sclerosis

Chairman Department of Neurology, Yale School of Medicine, Gilbert H. Glaser Professor of Neurology and Immunobiology and Professor Emeritus, Harvard Medical School

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Summary

  • Dr. David Hafler is a neurologist in New Haven, CT and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Gaylord Hospital and Yale-New Haven Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and has been in practice 39 years. He specializes in neuroimmunology/multiple sclerosis and is experienced in tumor immunotherapy, flow cytometry, autoimmune disease, neuroimmunology (multiple sclerosis), and immunogenetics.

Education & Training

  • New York Presbyterian Hospital - Cornell Campus
    New York Presbyterian Hospital - Cornell CampusResidency, Neurology, 1979 - 1982
  • Johns Hopkins University
    Johns Hopkins UniversityInternship, Internal Medicine, 1978 - 1979
  • University of Miami School of Medicine
    University of Miami School of MedicineClass of 1978

Certifications & Licensure

  • CT State Medical License
    CT State Medical License 2010 - 2022
  • MA State Medical License
    MA State Medical License 1982 - 2021
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Neurology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Election into the National Academy of Medicine National Academy of Medicine, 2018
  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification EpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2012-2013
  • America's Top Doctors Castle Connolly, 2002-2010
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Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Autoantibodies Against Neurologic Antigens in Nonneurologic Autoimmunity  
    Jane H Buckner, David A Hafler, Richard J Nowak, The Journal of Immunology
  • Activated Β-catenin in Foxp3+ Regulatory T Cells Links Inflammatory Environments to Autoimmunity  
    David Hafler, MD, Nature

Press Mentions

  • Study: Salt Consumption Factors in Multiple Sclerosis Development
    Study: Salt Consumption Factors in Multiple Sclerosis DevelopmentOctober 30th, 2018
  • National Academy of Medicine Elects 85 New Members
    National Academy of Medicine Elects 85 New MembersOctober 15th, 2018
  • Multiple Sclerosis: How Scientists Developed a Breakthrough Drug
    Multiple Sclerosis: How Scientists Developed a Breakthrough DrugAugust 29th, 2018
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Grant Support

  • Yale Clinical Neuroscientist Training ProgramNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke2012
  • Multimensional Robotic Flow PlatformNational Institute Of Allergy And Infectious Diseases2011
  • Administrative CoreNational Institute Of Allergy And Infectious Diseases2011
  • Regulatory T Cells In Autoimmune DiseaseNational Institute Of Allergy And Infectious Diseases2010–2011
  • Defining Signatures For Immune Responsiveness By Functional Systems ImmunologyNational Institute Of Allergy And Infectious Diseases2010–2011
  • Costimulatory Mechanisms Of Autoimmunity (COMPOSITE)National Institute Of Allergy And Infectious Diseases2010–2011
  • Costimulation Genes And Pathways In Multiple SclerosisNational Institute Of Allergy And Infectious Diseases2010–2011
  • Characterization Of Fuctional Defective Autoimmune Human CD4+CD25+ TregsNational Institute Of Allergy And Infectious Diseases2010–2011
  • Administrative CoreNational Institute Of Allergy And Infectious Diseases2010–2011
  • ACE: Investigation Of Innate Immunity In Multiple SclerosisNational Institute Of Allergy And Infectious Diseases2010–2011
  • Role Of TIM-3 In Regulating CNS Autoimmune ResponsesNational Institute Of Allergy And Infectious Diseases2008–2011
  • B Cells As Antigen Presenting Cells In Human Autoimmune DiseasesNational Institute Of Allergy And Infectious Diseases2008–2011
  • T Cell Recognition Of Myelin In Multiple SclerosisNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke2010
  • The Role Of RARE Variants In Multiple Sclerosis RiskNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke2009–2010
  • Analysis Of Pathogenic T Cell Response In MSNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke2006–2010
  • Regulatory T Cells In Autoimmune DiseaseNational Institute Of Allergy And Infectious Diseases2006–2009
  • Characterization Of Fuctional Defective Autoimmune Human CD4+CD25+ TregsNational Institute Of Allergy And Infectious Diseases2006–2009
  • Costimulatory Mechanism Of AutoimmunityNational Institute Of Allergy And Infectious Diseases2005–2009
  • Costimulation Genes And Pathways In Multiple SclerosisNational Institute Of Allergy And Infectious Diseases2005–2009
  • Administrative CoreNational Institute Of Allergy And Infectious Diseases2005–2009
  • T Cell Recognition Of Myelin In Multiple SclerosisNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke2004–2009
  • Examination Of The Genetic Basis Of Multiple SclerosisNational Center For Research Resources2006–2008
  • T Cell Reactivity In Human Pancreatic Draining Lymph Nodes In Type 1 DiabetesNational Institute Of Allergy And Infectious Diseases2007
  • Role Of Regulatory CD4+CD25+ T Cells In DiabetesNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases2001–2005
  • In Vitro Correlates Of Rapamycin Therapy In MS PatientsNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke2003–2004
  • Costimulatory Mechanisms Of AutoimmunityNational Institute Of Allergy And Infectious Diseases1996–2004
  • T Cell Recognition Of Myelin In Multiple SclerosisNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke1994–2003
  • Antigen Driven Cytokine Regulation In Human MyelinNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke2000–2002
  • Costimulation In Human Autoimmune DiseaseNational Institute Of Allergy And Infectious Diseases2000–2002
  • Analysis Of MS T Cells Using Combinatorial Libraries And Mhc/Peptide TetramersNational Institute Of Allergy And Infectious Diseases1999–2002
  • Federation Of Clinical Immunology Societies MeetingNational Institute Of Allergy And Infectious Diseases2001
  • Invariant T Cells And IL4 And Type I DiabetesNational Institute Of Allergy And Infectious Diseases1998–2000
  • Immune Monitoring Of Antigen Specific TherapyNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases1996–2000
  • Role Of B7 In The Induction Of MSNational Institute Of Allergy And Infectious Diseases1996–1999
  • Oral Tolerance In Human Autoimmune DiseaseNational Institute Of Arthritis And Musculoskeletal And Skin Diseases1996–1997
  • Faseb Research Conference On AutoimmunityNational Institute Of Allergy And Infectious Diseases1993
  • T Cell Receptor Recognition Of MBP In Multiple SclerosisNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke1991–1993
  • T Cell Receptor In Proteolipid Apoprotein RecognitNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke1992
  • T Cells In The CSF Of Multiple Sclerosis PatientsNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke1987–1989
  • Cellular Immunologic Studies In CNS Inflammtory DiseaseNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke1985–1989

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