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Forty years of research, teaching and healing

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Forty years of research, teaching and healing

A bold experiment in mental health care reaches a new milestone

When Yale psychiatrist Frederick C. “Fritz” Redlich, M.D., met with newly elected Governor Abraham A. Ribicoff in 1955 to discuss how services for Connecticut’s mentally ill might be improved, he came prepared, according to Benjamin S. Bunney, M.D., the Charles B.G....

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Building new bridges from lab to patient

Building new bridges from lab to patient

Over the past two decades, researchers in the School of Medicine’s immunobiology group have led the way in unlocking the secrets of the immune system. Richard A. Flavell, Ph.D., chair of the newly designated Department...

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Student-run auction for New Haven charities has a banner year

Student-run auction for New Haven charities has a banner year

The annual student-run Hunger and Homelessness Auction, held last November, raised more than $36,000 for seven community agencies in New Haven, the most ever raised by the auction and an increase of $5,000 over the...

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The rewards of life on the front lines

After we read over CMHC’s Annual Reports from the past 40 years, we felt like we’d eaten 40 boxes of Rye Krisp. There’s nothing like reducing an institution to a four-page bureaucratic report to drain the life out of a...

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