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While the initial mock study section is a pilot open only to Janeway Society Members, the ultimate goal is to launch this resource for the broader School of Medicine research community.
- December 09, 2021
In 2022, Lion Heart, a foundation dedicated to supporting breast cancer research at Yale, will celebrate awarding its 10th series of breast cancer research grants to support Yale Cancer Center and Smilow Cancer Hospital.
- December 08, 2021
Albert Powers, MD, PhD, assistant professor of psychiatry, has been elected to Associate Membership of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ACNP).
- December 01, 2021
Yale’s Department of Internal Medicine established an annual physician-scientist trainee award in memory of Iva Dostanic, MD, PhD, whose intelligence, creativity, work ethic, accomplishments, and passion for the science of medicine exemplified the highest ideals of the physician-scientist.
- November 17, 2021
COVID-19 introduced more obstacles to an already challenging career path. As the pandemic forced labs to shut down across campus and children to transition to at-home learning, early-career faculty faced a growing number of new stressors.
- November 11, 2021
Amber W. Childs, PhD; Angela Haeny, PhD; and Janan Wyatt, PhD, of the Yale Department of Psychiatry have been honored by the Connecticut Psychological Association.
- November 01, 2021
There is not one set path to becoming a physician-scientist. Some physician-scientists attend medical school and obtain their PhD as part of an MD-PhD program. Some obtain their PhD prior to medical school or later during clinical fellowship. Others go to medical school, while simultaneously conducting research outside of a formal program. But there is one common thread—the love for both clinical care and scientific research.
- October 15, 2021
Albert Powers, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology, and Medical Director and Associate Director of the Yale PRIME Psychosis Risk Research Clinic, has received the Carol and Gene Ludwig Award for Early Career Research from the Carol and Gene Ludwig Family Foundation.
- October 13, 2021
The Office of Physician-Scientist and Scientist Development has created a secure library to house funded grant applications for access by Yale faculty, trainees and students.
- October 08, 2021
One especially important role of physicians, Wang believes, is to be supportive of their patients. Even if there is not much a physician can physically do, for Wang earning a patient’s trust is powerful in itself.