Skip to Main Content


Vincent T. DeVita Jr., M.D., HS

Yale Medicine Magazine, 2002 - Autumn


Vincent T. DeVita Jr., M.D., HS ’66, professor of medicine and of epidemiology and public health and director of the Yale Cancer Center, was elected to the European Academy of Sciences and Arts in September for his “outstanding and lasting contributions to cancer research and medical education.” DeVita, a member of the National Academy of Sciences and Institute of Medicine, joins two other Yale School of Medicine professors previously elected to the European Academy: Gerhard Giebisch, M.D., and Patricia Goldman-Rakic, Ph.D.