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A champion of health care fairness

Uncovering inequalities and striving to improve both care and education

Medicine permeated the youth of Marcella Nunez-Smith, MD, MHS ’06, associate professor of medicine (general medicine) and of epidemiology (chronic diseases/social and behavioral sciences). Her godfather, a surgeon, practiced it. Her mother, a nursing professor, taught...

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A champion of health care fairness

A collaborative immuno-oncology center is launched

Yale Cancer Center (YCC) has launched the Yale Center for Immuno-Oncology (YCIO), which will build on YCC’s international leadership in immunobiology, cancer immunology, and development of novel cancer immunotherapies....

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Medical director is named for Yale New Haven Psychiatric Hospital

Frank Fortunati, MD, JD, assistant professor of psychiatry, has been named medical director for Yale New Haven Psychiatric Hospital and associate chief of psychiatry for Yale New Haven Hospital (YNHH). He served in an...

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First online physician assistant class gets to work

The launch in January of the medical school’s inaugural physician assistant online program (PA Online) marked the first time that students not on campus could work toward a Yale degree. Forty-two students are enrolled...

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Four from medical school elected to National Academy of Sciences

In recognition of their outstanding research achievements, four School of Medicine faculty members have been elected to the National Academy of Sciences (NAS). Akiko Iwasaki, PhD; Haifan Lin, PhD; David G. Schatz, PhD;...

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