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New CEO will lead medical school’s clinical practice

New CEO will lead medical school’s clinical practice

Executive arrives at a time of major growth in Yale’s practice, and change in American medicine as a whole

Paul Taheri, M.D., M.B.A., has joined the School of Medicine as deputy dean and chief executive officer of Yale Medical Group (YMG), following a nationwide search. Taheri began his new role at Yale in early March. Taheri was the senior associate dean for clinical affairs and president and CEO of the University of Vermont (UVM) Medical Group in Burlington as well as a professor of surgery at UVM. There, he was responsible for overseeing and managing a 500-member multispecialty practice

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New CEO will lead medical school’s clinical practice

Yale Cancer Center benefits doubly from generosity

United Technologies Corporation (UTC), a Hartford-based multinational manufacturer and Connecticut’s largest private employer, has donated $3 million to establish a new endowed professorship at Yale Cancer Center (YCC).

The gift, which establishes the United Technologies Corporation Professorship in Cancer Research, stems from UTC’s long-time commitment to supporting cancer care and research, and represents a...

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Easing suffering, giving support at the end of life

Easing suffering, giving support at the end of life

The Palliative Care Program at Yale Cancer Center (YCC) has received a $1 million gift from the Milbank Foundation for Rehabilitation.

Directed by Jennifer M. Kapo, M.D., associate professor of internal medicine and chief of palliative medicine at Smilow Cancer Hospital at...

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