A friendship forged in Vietnam: George Cadwalader and Kristaps Keggi
When a land mine landed George Cadwalader in a steamy tent of the Third Surgical Mobile Hospital ("MASH") in Vietnam in 1965, little did he suspect that his surgeon, Kristaps Keggi, was another son of Eli. Keggi's actions would save Cadwalader's legs, and the two became friends.
Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine celebrates its 90th anniversary
In 1928, with enthusiastic support by then-dean Milton C. Winternitz, Yale School of Medicine students founded the Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine, which is still run by students today. This spring they celebrated the journal's 90th anniversary of continuous publication.