Research Faculty

Sally Kent, PhD, Assistant Professor

EDUCATION and TRAINING

Ph.D.
Loyola University of Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine

Post doctoral Fellowships
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

Instructor in Neurology
Harvard Medical School

Associate Immunologist
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Assistant Professor in Neurology
Harvard Medical School

Assistant Professor in Medicine
University of Massachusetts Medical School, Diabetes Center of Excellence

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Autoreactive T cell specificity and function in human Type 1 diabetes
Autoreactive B cell specificity and function in human Type 1 diabetes
Development of autoreactive T cell memory in human Type 1 diabetes
Anergy induction in human Type 1 diabetes
Enterovirus in human Type 1 diabetes
Functional suppression of T cell activity by umbilical cord-derived mesenchymal stem cells