Scientific Advisory Board

Autoimmunity

Vijay K. Kuchroo, D.V.M., Ph.D.

Samuel L. Wasserstrom Professor, Neurology, Harvard Medical School
Senior Scientist, Neurology, Brigham And Women's Hospital

Dr. Vijay Kuchroo is the Samuel L. Wasserstrom Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School, Senior Scientist at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, an Institute Member of the Broad Institute, Senior Investigator in the Klarman Cell Observatory project that focuses on T cell differentiation, and 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.