Faculty

New center to focus on neuroscience and brain disorders

The School of Medicine has launched a new interdepartmental program, Cellular Neuroscience, Neurodegeneration and Repair (CNNR), to be led by Pietro de Camilli, M.D., FW ’79, the Eugene Higgins Professor of Cell Biology, and Stephen M. Strittmatter, M.D., Ph.D., the Vincent Coates Professor of Neurology and professor...

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European group elects cell biologist as foreign member

European group elects cell biologist as foreign member

Ira Mellman, Ph.D. ’78, chair and Sterling Professor of Cell Biology, is one of three American scientists elected as...

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Jennifer P. Ruger, Ph.D., M.Sc., assistant professor in the Global Health Division of the Department of Epidemiology...

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Notes

Margaret J. Bia, M.D.

Margaret J. Bia, M.D., professor of medicine, received the George F. Thornton Award at the annual meeting of the Connecticut chapter of the American College of Physicians in October. The award is given annually for outstanding contributions to medical education.

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Linda K. Bockenstedt, M.D.

Linda K. Bockenstedt, M.D., the Harold W. Jockers Associate Professor of Medicine, has been named director for professional development and equity at the medical school. In this new position Bockenstedt will be responsible for creating programs to support the academic development of all faculty members and to...

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Rosemarie L. Fisher, M.D., HS ’75

Rosemarie L. Fisher, M.D., HS ’75, associate dean for graduate medical education, has won the 2006 Courage to Lead Award from the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education. The award honors designated institutional officials who have demonstrated excellence in overseeing residency programs at their...

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Nora E. Groce, Ph.D.

Nora E. Groce, Ph.D., associate professor of public health (global health) and anthropology, chaired UNICEF’s Thematic Group on Violence Against Disabled Children, which in November issued a report that is part of a larger report on violence against children. The study is a collaborative effort by the United Nations...

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Sharon L. Kagan, D.Ed.

Sharon L. Kagan, D.Ed., professor (adjunct) in the Child Study Center, has become the first woman to win three of the nation’s most prestigious education awards. Kagan, a leader in early childhood education, won the 2005 Harold W. McGraw Jr. Prize in Education, the 2005 James Bryant Conant Award from the Education...

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Zeev N. Kain, M.D., M.B.A., HS, FW

Zeev N. Kain, M.D., M.B.A., HS ’92, FW ’93, professor of anesthesiology, pediatrics and child psychiatry and vice chair of anesthesiology, has been appointed to the editorial board of the Journal of Pediatric Psychology, the first anesthesiologist to hold this honor. Kain, who is also a member of the editorial boards...

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Francis Gilman Blake Award

Each year the graduating class honors its teacher of the year with the Francis Gilman Blake Award, but this year the other three classes chose their own teachers of the year. The Class of 2006 honored Laura R. Ment, M.D., professor of pediatrics and neurology, and I. George Miller, M.D., the John F. Enders Professor...

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Christopher H. van Dyck, M.D., FW

Christopher H. van Dyck, M.D., FW ’91, associate professor of psychiatry and neurobiology and director of the Alzheimer’s Research Unit at the School of Medicine, was among six honorees at the “Removing the Mask” gala celebration held in October at the Omni New Haven Hotel. The mask motif is a metaphor for the...

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