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Marcella Nunez-Smith, M.D.

Yale Medicine Magazine, 2009 - Winter


Marcella Nunez-Smith, M.D., assistant professor of medicine, has received the 2008 Herbert W. Nickens Faculty Fellowship from the American Association of Medical Colleges. The $15,000 fellowship recognizes a junior faculty member who leads efforts to remedy inequities in medical education and health care. Nunez-Smith is assistant director of the School of Medicine’s Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, which prepares physician leaders to improve the nation’s health and health care system by translating research into action at the local, state and national levels.