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Oncologist grapples with the personal impact of cancer on families and caregivers

Throughout his 18 years as an oncologist, Kenneth D. Miller, M.D., has always tried to go above and beyond what many consider to be adequate care for patients and their families. But it wasn’t until his wife was diagnosed with acute leukemia in 1999 that he gained a...

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Cell-signaling expert will lead vascular biology

Cell-signaling expert will lead vascular biology

William C. Sessa, Ph.D., an expert on blood vessel function in health and disease, has been named director of the medical school’s Program in Vascular Biology and Transplantation (VBT). Sessa, vice chair and professor...

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Medical oncologist is appointed deputy director of Cancer Center

Yale Cancer Center (YCC) is expanding, and so is the role of Edward Chu, M.D. Chu has been appointed deputy director of YCC, where Edward Chu he will also continue to direct the center’s clinical research initiatives...

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Immunobiology chair named to Institute of Medicine

Richard A. Flavell, Ph.D., chair of the new Department of Immunobiology at Yale and an internationally recognized scientist, was named to the Institute of Medicine (IOM) in October.The IOM was established in 1970 by the...

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Scientist is honored by foundation for research on lupus

The S.L.E. Lupus Foundation, the nation’s leading organization providing patient services, education and funding for lupus research, has named Mark J. Shlomchik, M.D., Ph.D., professor of laboratory medicine and...

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