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To fully fathom the brain we can’t forget the body, says neuroendocrinologist

When it came time to choose a career as a young man in his native Hungary, family history was a strong influence for Tamas L. Horvath, D.V.M., Ph.D. His father’s side of the family is lined with veterinarians, his mother’s with physicians. His older brother was already...

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Nobelist is elected as a member of world’s oldest scientific society

Nobelist is elected as a member of world’s oldest scientific society

Thomas A. Steitz, Ph.D., Sterling Professor of Molecular Biochemistry and Biophysics, Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator, and co-recipient of the 2010 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, is one of 8 scientists elected...

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Radiology chair is elected president of national society

Radiology chair is elected president of national society

James A. Brink, M.D., professor and chair of the Department of Diagnostic Radiology and chief of diagnostic radiology at Yale-New Haven Hospital, has been elected president of the American Roentgen Ray Society...

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School of Public Health leader begins second five-year term

School of Public Health leader begins second five-year term

Paul D. Cleary, Ph.D., has been reappointed by Yale President Richard C. Levin as dean of the Yale School of Public Health (YSPH) and chair of the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health at the School of...

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Authority on stress and addiction is named Foundations’ Fund Professor of Psychiatry

Authority on stress and addiction is named Foundations’ Fund Professor of Psychiatry

Rajita Sinha, Ph.D., has been appointed as Foundations’ Fund Professor of Psychiatry. Sinha is director of the Yale Stress Center, established in 2007 with a $23 million grant from the National Institutes of Health...

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Expert in vascular biology, advocate for translational medicine is Ensign Professor

Expert in vascular biology, advocate for translational medicine is Ensign Professor

Jordan S. Pober, M.D., Ph.D., who studies the role of the vascular endothelium in immune and inflammatory responses, has been named Ensign Professor of Immunobiology.Pober was a student in the School of Medicine’s...

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