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New York Magazine Honors Members of Yale Cancer Center

June 08, 2010

New Haven, Conn. Yale Cancer Center is proud to announce that twenty-eight of its members were named top doctors in New York Magazine’s Best Doctors issue, June 14, 2010.

The physicians included on the list are selected by their peers through nomination forms sent to over 12,000 doctors in the metro New York area; the listings represent the top 2 percent of New York area physicians. New York Magazine collaborated with Castle Connolly Medical, a research and publishing company, to produce the list.

The following members of Yale Cancer Center were recognized in the 2010 publication: Drs. Allen Bale, Jean Bolognia, John Colberg, Thomas Duffy, Richard Edelson, Harris Foster, Gary Friedlaender, Silvio Inzucchi, John Kveton, David Leffell, Walter Longo, Thomas Lynch, Shirley McCarthy, Pasquale Patrizio, John Persing, Richard Peschel, Joseph Piepmeier, Carrie Redlich, Kenneth Roberts, Ronald Salem, Clarence Sasaki, Peter Schwartz, Richard Stahl, Hugh Taylor, J. Grant Thomson, Robert Udelsman, Jeffrey Weinreb, and Lynn Wilson.

For more information on the guide, please refer to

Established in 1974, Yale Cancer Center was one of the first university-based comprehensive cancer centers designated by the National Cancer Institute. Today, it is one of a select network of only 40 in the United States, and the only one in Southern New England. Yale Cancer Center works in partnership with Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven. For more information on the Center, please go to

Submitted by Ania Childress on July 08, 2011