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Carrying the torch

Physicians must hold fast to a focus on the patient, says clinician-educator

That Margaret J. Bia, M.D., is a perennially favorite target in the annual Second Year Show—a traditional night of song and dance in which Yale medical students poke fun at their faculty mentors—is a measure of the deep impression she makes on each class. But it’s not...

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Medical student is first to receive newly endowed Baim Scholarship

Medical student is first to receive newly endowed Baim Scholarship

Jeffrey Low, of the Class of 2015, is the first recipient of the Donald S. Baim, M.D. ’75 Scholarship, established by Boston Scientific Corporation in February 2011 with a $1.7 million endowment. The scholarship honors...

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VA Connecticut Healthcare System appoints director

VA Connecticut Healthcare System appoints director

In July, Janice M. Boss, M.S., was named director of the VA Connecticut Healthcare System.Boss brings a wealth of experience to her new position. Since 1983 she has held a variety of leadership posts at VA medical...

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Leader in ‘telemental health medicine’ is honored by the Department of Veterans Affairs

Leader in ‘telemental health medicine’ is honored by the Department of Veterans Affairs

Linda S. Godleski, M.D., has received the David M. Worthen Award for Career Achievement in Educational Excellence from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), the VA’s highest recognition for academic...

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Winners of the Lasker Award

Winners of the Lasker Award

Sterling Professor of Genetics and Pediatrics Arthur Horwich, M.D. (third from left), is a co-recipient of the 2011 Albert Lasker Basic Medical Research Award for his seminal work on the mechanisms of cellular protein...

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