Eric Brandt selected for ACC young investigator award
Eric J. Brandt MD, a postdoctoral fellow at Yale Cardiovascular Medicine, was selected as a finalist for the American College of Cardiology (ACC) Young Investigator Award. He will present his research at the annual Scientific Session March 29.
Krumholz Receives the American Heart Association's Clinical Research Prize
Krumholz was recognized “for his work as a founding leader in the field of outcomes research. His work has led to improvements in the quality of care and outcomes for millions of patients nationwide and beyond,” said American Heart Association President Robert A. Harrington, MD, FAHA.
Chen and Team Win Award from 2019 NIDA $100K SUD Startup Challenge
Kevin Chen, MD, fellow, National Clinical Scholars Program, and his team recently won an award as part of the 2019 NIDA $100K SUD Startup Challenge. Sponsored by the National Institute on Drug Abuse, the award is given to 10 winners for their startup projects to improve the well-being of those with substance use disorders.
Krystal and Nunez-Smith Are Honored by Association for Clinical and Translational Science
John H. Krystal, MD, Robert L. McNeil, Jr. Professor of Translational Research, chair and professor of psychiatry, and professor of neuroscience; and Marcella Nunez-Smith, MD, MHS, associate professor of medicine (general medicine) and of epidemiology (chronic diseases), have been chosen for awards by the Association for Clinical and Translational Science.
Patrick O’Connor to Chair National Clinician Scholars Program Board of Directors
Patrick G. O’Connor, MD, MPH, Dan Adams and Amanda Adams Professor of General Medicine and chief of general internal medicine, has been elected chair of the National Clinician Scholars Program Board of Directors. His three-year term began on January 1.
Yale physicians honored by Society of General Internal Medicine
Two members of the General Internal Medicine section at Yale School of Medicine have been honored by the Society of General Internal Medicine. Dr. Marcella Nuñez-Smith, associate professor of medicine, is the recipient of the prestigious 2017 national Herbert W. Nickens Award for her career work. The award honors an individual who has demonstrated exceptional commitment to cultural diversity in medicine or to improving minority health. Dr. Joseph Ross is the recipient of 2017 SGIM Mid-Career Research Mentorship Award.The award recognizes the mentoring activities of general medicine investigators. Candidates are outstanding mid-career clinician investigators who are actively engaged in research and mentorship of junior investigators.Source: YaleNews
Medical Society Gives Award to Dr. Marcella Nunez-Smith
Dr. Marcella Nunez-Smith, associate professor of medicine at Yale University, is the recipient of the prestigious 2017 national Herbert W. Nickens Award for her career work. The award is conferred by the Society of General Internal Medicine, and it honors an individual who has demonstrated exceptional commitment to cultural diversity in medicine or to improving minority health.Source: St. Thomas Source
Ganesh Receives ECIP Travel Award for 2021 Virtual World Congress of Psychiatric Genetics
Suhas Ganesh, MD, Postdoctoral Associate in the Schizophrenia Neuropharmacology Research Group at Yale (SNRGY), has received an Early Career Investigator Program (ECIP) travel award for the International Society of Psychiatric Genetics’ 2021 Virtual World Congress of Psychiatric Genetics (WCPG).
Crouch Receives F32 Award from NIAAA to Study Alcohol Use Among Alaska Native Populations
Maria Crouch, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Psychiatry, has been awarded an F32 Postdoctoral Individual National Research Service Award from the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA).
Doximity Poll: Yale Psychiatry Residency Program Ranks #2 in Research, #3 in Reputation For Second Consecutive Year
For the second consecutive year, the Yale Department of Psychiatry Residency Program has ranked second nationally in research and third in reputation in Doximity’s 2021-22 Residency Navigator program, released July 20.