About the People and Organizations at YSM
Our more than 11,000 faculty and staff members are the heart of the Yale School of Medicine. The school’s reputation as a leading center for biomedical research, advanced clinical care and inspired medical education owes much to their dedication and hard work.
Their contributions to our understanding of human health and disease have been internationally recognized with such prestigious awards as the Nobel, the Horwitz and the Lasker.
The more than 800 clinically active physicians on our faculty comprise the Yale Medical Group, one of the largest academic multi-specialty practices in the nation.
They provide primary and specialty care in more than 100 specialties and subspecialties, including organ transplantation, minimally-invasive surgery and state-of-the-art cancer care.
Collectively, these physicians have more than a million patient encounters a year and treat patients at eight affiliated hospitals, including Yale-New Haven Hospital,Yale-New Haven Children’s Hospitaland the new Smilow Cancer Hospital.