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A million-dollar fund will support junior researchers

A million-dollar fund will support junior researchers

Donor, an alumnus, sees vast potential in the work of early-career neuroscientists

With a goal of spurring new discoveries in neuroscience by bright young investigators, and supporting the work of the next generation of leaders in the field, Reynold Spector, M.D. ’66, and his wife Michiko Spector have established a $1 million fund to foster the education and training of junior faculty members.

The Reynold and Michiko Spector Fund for Neuroscience celebrates—and looks to help through philanthropy—Yale’s long history of neuroscience discovery, which has contributed a great deal...

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A million-dollar fund will support junior researchers

Pediatrics Department leadership is cemented

Clifford W. Bogue, M.D., professor of pediatrics (critical care), has been appointed chair of the Department of Pediatrics. The appointment became effective August 1. Bogue had been serving as the department’s interim chair since 2015.

“Cliff has been a strong advocate for the department. He is committed to strengthening its research mission, developing a cadre of new leaders in pediatrics, and seeing faculty and...

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New surgery chair to arrive in February

New surgery chair to arrive in February

Nita Ahuja, M.D., M.B.A., has been named chair of the Department of Surgery at the School of Medicine and chief of surgery at Yale New Haven Hospital, effective February 1.

Ahuja is currently the Jacob C. Handelsman Professor in Abdominal Surgery and professor of surgery,...

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