Lieping Chen, MD, PhD

United Technologies Corporation Professor in Cancer Research and Professor of Immunobiology, of Dermatology and of Medicine (Medical Oncology); Director, Cancer Immunology Program at Yale Cancer Center

Departments & Organizations

Cancer Center, Yale: Cancer Immunology

Immunobiology: HTI

Office of Student Research

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Immunology: B and T Cell Effector and Memory Cell Differentiation; Consequences of an Immune Response; Infectious Disease and Host-Pathogen Interaction; Regulating the Immune Response

Education & Training

PhD Drexel University (1989)
MS Beijing Union Medical College, Beijing, China, Immunology (1986)
MD Fujian Medical College (1982)
Postdoctoral fellow University of Washington
Fellow Beijing Union Medical College
Intern and Resident Fujian Union Hospital

Honors & Recognition

  • William B. Coley AwardCancer Research Institute (2014)

  • Inaugural United Technologies Corporation Endowed Chair ProfessorYale University (2013)

  • Honorary Master of ArtsYale University (2012)

  • American Cancer Society Research ScholarAmerican Cancer Society (2000)

  • Clinical Investigator AwardCancer Research Institute (1998)

  • Presidential AwardBristol-Myers Squibb Co. (1996)

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Lieping Chen, MD, PhD
Lab Location
300 George Street, Ste Suite 203A, Room 2321
New Haven, CT 06511
Office Location
300 George Street, Ste Suite 203A, Room 2304
New Haven, CT 06511