Krystal Is Recipient of 2023 Rhoda and Bernard Sarnat International Prize in Mental Health
John H. Krystal, MD, Robert L. McNeil, Jr. Professor of Translational Research and Professor of Psychiatry, of Neuroscience, and of Psychology, and chair of the Yale Department of Psychiatry, has been named recipient of the 2023 Rhoda and Bernard Sarnat International Prize in Mental Health by the National Academy of Medicine (NAM).
Huckins to Receive 2023 International Society of Psychiatric Genetics Theodore Reich Early Career Award
Laura Huckins, PhD, associate professor of psychiatry, has been awarded the 2023 International Society of Psychiatric Genetics (ISPG) Theodore Reich Early Career Award. Huckins was selected for the award based on her published work describing the genetic underpinnings of eating disorders and PTSD as well as for her service to the psychiatric genetics community.
Christine Gummerson, MD Honored as Consultant of the Year
The Department of Emergency Medicine has honored Christine Gummerson, MD, a PGY4 resident in the Department of Neurology, with the Consultant of the Year Award. By voting for her to receive this award, the residents in the Departmtent of Emergency Medicine have specifically acknowledged Dr. Gummerson not only for her outstanding dedication to her myriad responsibilities as a consultant, but also for her unwavering professionalism and commitment to improving the lives of her patients.
CarDS Lab Members Selected as Finalists for 2023 AHA Young Investigator Awards
Three investigators in training from the Yale Cardiovascular Data Science (CarDS) Lab were invited to present their research results along with other finalists at the 2023 American Heart Association (AHA) Scientific Sessions.
Gordon Appointed as Walker's Designee to State Committee on Children's Behavioral Health
Derrick Gordon, PhD, associate professor of psychiatry and director of research, policy & program on male development at The Consultation Center has been appointed as the designee of Rep. Toni Walker, D-New Haven, to the Transforming Children’s Behavioral Health Policy and Planning Committee.
Professor Becca Levy Honored by Gerontological Society of America
Becca Levy, a professor of social & behavioral sciences, was awarded with the 2023 Richard Kalish Innovative Publication Award by the Gerontological Society of America for her 2022 book "Breaking the Age Code: How Your Age Beliefs Determine How Long and Well You Live."
Zimbrean, Deka, Pegram Honored by Academy of Consultation Liaison Psychiatry
The study, “Examining the Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Access to Liver Transplantation: A Retrospective Analysis," was selected by the ACLP Research Committee as a one of the finalists for the 2023 Dlin/Fischer Clinical Research Award of the Academy of Consultation Liaison Psychiatry.
Harvanek Receives Yale Physician Scientist Development Award
Zachary Harvanek, MD, PhD, a clinical fellow in the Department of Psychiatry and graduate of the Yale Psychiatry Residency Program, is a 2023 recipient of a Yale Physician Scientist Development Award (YPSDA) in collaboration with the Yale Center for Clinical Investigation (YCCI) Scholars Program.
Crusto Honored by Society for Community Research and Action
Cindy A. Crusto, PhD, professor of psychiatry (psychology) and associate dean for gender equity at Yale School of Medicine, has been chosen to receive the 2022 Outstanding Contributions for Mentorship in Racial Justice Award from the Society for Community Research and Action (SCRA), Division 27 of the American Psychological Association.