Linda Mayes named head of Child Study Center
Linda C. Mayes, M.D., the Arnold Gesell Professor of Child Psychiatry, Pediatrics, and Psychology in the Child Study Center, has been appointed chair of the Child Study Center at Yale School of Medicine and chief of the Department of Child’s Psychiatry at Yale-New Haven Hospital. Mayes, who also serves as Special Advisor to the Dean, has served as interim since December 2014.
Picciotto to Direct Interdepartmental Neuroscience Program
Marina Picciotto, PhD, Charles B. G. Murphy Professor of Psychiatry and Professor in the Child Study Center, of Neuroscience and of Pharmacology, has been appointed director of the Interdepartmental Neuroscience Program, the largest doctoral program in the biological and biomedical sciences at Yale.
Sinha Elected Vice President; Mason on Board of Research Society on Alcohol
Rajita Sinha, PhD, Foundations Fund Professor of Psychiatry and professor in the Child Study Center and of neuroscience; and Graeme Mason, PhD, professor of radiology and biomedical imaging and of psychiatry, have been elected to officer and board positions for the Research Society on Alcohol (RSA).
Dr. David Kuwayama to Lead Yale Vascular Division’s Complex Aortic Surgery Program
The Yale School of Medicine Department of Surgery is pleased to announce the recruitment of David P. Kuwayama, MD, MPA as Director of Aortic Surgery in the Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy, effective June 2023.
Dike Appointed to SAMHSA's Center for Mental Health Services National Advisory Council
Charles Dike, MD, associate professor of psychiatry, has been appointed a special government employee to serve on the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA) Center for Mental Health Services National Advisory Council (CMHS NAC).