Skip to Main Content


1980s - Astrow

Yale Medicine Magazine, 2005 - Autumn


Alan B. Astrow, M.D. ’80, has been appointed director of the division of hematology/oncology at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. Astrow moved from St. Vincent’s Hospital in Manhattan, where he was associate medical director of the cancer center. “We open a 50,000-square-foot state-of-the-art cancer center this fall,” he writes. He is joined at Maimonides by classmate Carl F. Schiff, M.D. ’80, who is director of rheumatology.