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Sherwin, Robert S.

Medicine@Yale, 2005 - June July


Robert S. Sherwin, M.D., the C.N.H. Long Professor of Medicine, has received the Long- Standing Achievement Award from the Novartis Pharmaceutical Corp. for his role in developing insulin pump therapy, a crucial advance in diabetes care, in which insulin is infused continuously via a small pump. He also helped develop the most widely accepted method for measuring cells’ sensitivity to insulin.