About ASN

Gilbert W. Moeckel, MD, PhD, FASN, BRCU Faculty

ASN Biography

Gilbert W. Moeckel, MD, PhD, is an Associate Professor and the Director of Renal Pathology and Electron Microscopy at Yale University School of Medicine in New Haven, Connecticut. He graduated magna cum laude from Ludwig Maximillians University in Munich, Germany. He trained in anatomic and clinical pathology at the University of Arizona in Tucson.

Dr. Moeckel’s academic interests are in clinical renal pathology and research of mechanisms of kidney injury repair and progression of chronic kidney disease. He is a fellow of the American Society of Nephrology and a Diplomat of the American Board of Pathology. He has published numerous papers in peer reviewed journals and has received private industry and federal grants to support his research.

Dr. Moeckel is the recipient of various awards, such as the American Society for Clinical Investigation’s Trainee Investigator Award (1995), the Academy of Clinical Laboratory Physicians and Scientists’s Paul E. Strandjord Young Investigator Award (2000), and Vanderbilt University School of Medicine’s Physician Scientist Development Award (2001).