Robert J. Ross, MD, PhD, Adjunct in Psychiatry, Dies
Robert James Ross, MD, PhD, assistant professor adjunct of psychiatry, passed away on January 17, 2021. He was an exceptional scholar, an outstanding clinical psychiatrist, and a wonderful colleague who made a lasting impact during his short time in medicine.
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.
Ronald N. Casey, PhD, Dies at 74
The following message was sent to members of the Yale Department of Psychiatry on January 5, 2021. We write with deep sadness to share news of the passing of Ronald Casey, PhD, Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, after a long illness. Casey died peacefully at his home in Guilford on January 1 with his wife Barbara at his side.
Charles M. Radding, MD, Distinguished Geneticist, Dies at 90
Charles M. Radding, MD, professor emeritus of genetics, passed away on October 20, 2020. Dr. Radding was an outstanding scientist and a member of the National Academy of Sciences. He dedicated his life to the study of DNA recombination.
Kenneth Keniston, Leading Social Psychologist with Ties to Yale Psychiatry, Dies at 90
Kenneth Keniston, PhD, a leading social psychologist who taught in the Department of Psychiatry at Yale School of Medicine and later founded MIT’s Program in Science, Technology, and Society, passed away earlier this year, after a long illness. He was 90 years old.