Vijay Kuchroo, D.V.M., Ph.D.
Professor, Neurology and Director, Evergrande Center for Immunologic Diseases
Harvard Medical School

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 Institute member of the Broad Institute; and senior investigator, Klarman Cell Observatory, since its inception.

He is also the director of the Evergrande Center for Immunologic Diseases at Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Dr. Kuchroo’s 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.