Diverse Class of 80 Aspiring PAs Begins Yale's Physician Assistant Online Program
Biomedical engineer for a medical device company. Health Science teacher. U.S. Navy Intelligence professional. Hospital administrator. These roles, held by four members of the Yale School of Medicine Physician Assistant Online (PA Online) Program Class of 2024 prior to starting PA school, are reflective of the class’s diversity. The 80 students in the class began the 28-month program on January 4, 2022.
YSM's Physician Associate Class of 2021 Celebrates Graduation in Woolsey Hall
“I don’t have the words to express how thankful I am that we are together, in person, for today’s celebration. Last year’s commencement was virtual. Maybe because of that, I’m a struck by the beauty of this place and by looking out into the audience and seeing all of you.”
Yale Trailblazers Make the Forbes ‘30 Under 30’ List
Yale physician Jennifer Tsai and two medical students, Emmanuella Asabor and James Yoon — all of whose work is focused on improving access to healthcare — are among the innovative trailblazers and leaders named to Forbes magazine’s annual “30 Under 30” list.Source: YaleNews
YSM's Power Day Highlights Role of "Radical Listening" in Using Power Well
When Nancy Angoff, MD ‘90, MPH ‘81, MEd, professor of medicine and then associate dean for student affairs, and Ann Williams, EdD, RNC, a former Yale School of Nursing (YSN) professor, founded Power Day 20 years ago, some individuals in power in the health care system were opposed to it.
Tribute to Mary McCrea Curnen, MD, PhD: A Central Figure in the Program for Humanities in Medicine's Creation
Mary G. McCrea Curnen, MD, PhD, who played a central role in the creation of Yale School of Medicine’s Program for Humanities in Medicine (PHM), passed away on September 29, 2021, at age 98.
Eric P. Winer, MD, to Lead Yale Cancer Center and Smilow Cancer Hospital
“Among a field of outstanding candidates, Eric stood out for his leadership and for his commitment to ensuring that Yale Cancer Center and Smilow Cancer Hospital have a lasting and transformative impact on the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer,” said Dean Nancy J. Brown, MD.Source: YaleNews
Vivek Murthy, MD '03, Mandy Krauthamer Cohen, MD '05, and Helena B. Hansen, MD '05, Elected to National Academy of Medicine
Election to the Academy is considered one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine and recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding professional achievement and commitment to service.Source: National Academy of Medicine
Beginning the Journey in Medicine
“Teaching yourself, patients, and others is what the profession of medicine entails.” Assistant Professor Oluwatosin Adeyemo, MD, MPH, shared this idea with the 104 first-year Yale School of Medicine (YSM) MD students during their two-week Introduction to the Profession (iPro) course.