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Eve Colson, MD, FAAP, MHPE

Professor Emeritus of Pediatrics

Years active at Yale: 1998-2018

Dr. Colson is being recognized for her absolute commitment to the full mission of the School of Medicine’s educational scholarship and advocacy, clinical excellence, nationally recognized research program, and local and national leadership. Dr. Colson, a Macy Scholar, is fully invested in the educational mission of the school, not only leading clinical education for the Department of Pediatrics, but also co-founding and leading the Interprofessional Longitudinal Clinical Experience, which brings together medical students, physician associate students, and advanced practice nursing students. She is recognized as a local and national expert in educational and clinical scholarship, and is a go-to resource for anyone in the Department of Pediatrics who is considering qualitative methods. Dr. Colson is a tireless advocate for her colleagues and mentor to her juniors, and has served on school-wide committees for faculty engagement, faculty culture, and for status of women in medicine.

In 2018, Dr. Colson left Yale to become the Professor and Associate Dean, PE/CQI at Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine.