Chronicle

A student’s warm heart and “amazing” smile

A student’s warm heart and “amazing” smile

Mila Rainof’s embrace of others has inspired an enduring memorial at the medical school.

As the 96 members of the Class of 2008 processed to Old Campus for Commencement on May 26, they paused at the corner of York Street and South Frontage Road. One by one, each graduate placed a carnation in memory of Mila Rainof, a classmate who was not with them in the procession.On April 19 Rainof was struck by a car as she crossed the intersection. She died the next day of her injuries. At a medical school town meeting called by Dean Robert J. Alpern, M.D., on the Monday after Rainof died, Alpern said, “The medical school family has lost a member way too young in age.”In the wake of her death, Rainof’s friends and classmates have found many...

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After a tragedy, the medical school community mobilizes around traffic safety

After a tragedy, the medical school community mobilizes around traffic safety

On the afternoon of May 22, about two dozen students, faculty and staff from the School of Medicine...

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School of Medicine goes green as it aims for lower carbon emissions by 2020

School of Medicine goes green as it aims for lower carbon emissions by 2020

The Yale School of Medicine’s sustainability campaign is ambitious and costs a little extra, but...

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New financial aid policy geared toward middle-income families and students

New financial aid policy geared toward middle-income families and students

Some students opening acceptance letters from the School of Medicine this spring had another reason...

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Roundup

Provost leaves for Oxford

Provost Andrew Hamilton, Ph.D., is leaving Yale after 11 years to become the next vice chancellor of the University of...

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62 YMG members in top docs list

New York Magazine’s 2008 list of the region’s top physicians includes 62 physicians from Yale Medical Group (YMG)....

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