Neuroinfectious Diseases – Key Faculty

The Robert E. and Louise F. Dunn Distinguished Professor of Medical Sciences



Dr. Klein is an internationally renowned neuroimmunologist who oversees a basic and translational science research program focused on the pathogenesis of neuroinfectious diseases of the central nervous system (CNS). Studies in the Klein laboratory focus on cellular and molecular mechanisms that orchestrate inflammation and define its impact on CNS function during both viral and autoimmune encephalitides.

Assistant Professor of Medicine


Dr. Shin’s reserach interest is in immune responses to herpes simplex virus infection