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About Us

Our Mission

The core mission and values of the Yale Resident and Fellow Senate include:

  • VISION: Striving to help create the best medical training environment in the nation.
  • MISSION: Facilitates interdisciplinary collaborations, mentorship, and opportunities for all house staff
  • VALUES: Is rooted in PULSE values:
Patient Centered
cUlture of Respect and Integrity
Leadership of Physicians
Service to Others

Senate Structure

The senate is comprised of an executive board and five councils, each led by co-chairs. The executive board focuses on governance and leadership of council programming/events. The councils encompass broad facets of disciplines relating to housestaff, and currently include-

  • Advocacy
  • Education
  • Quality Improvement and Patient Safety
  • Diversity
  • Wellness and Well being

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