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Recent YSCC Discoveries

New Yale Program Addresses Rare Lung Infection

The new Yale Bronchiectasis and NTM Infections Program at the Winchester Center for Lung Disease specializes in treating patients with chronic respiratory tract infections, including one caused by nontuberculous mycobacteria.

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  • Winchester Center for Lung Disease is Flourishing Since Opening in 2021

    The Winchester Center for Lung Disease (WCLD) opened in March 2021 at the North Haven Medical Center to improve access to exceptional care for more people with lung conditions. The expanded facilities at the Winchester Center have allowed expansion of subspecialized pulmonary care as well as access to a wide array of multidisciplinary services, more than what was possible at the original Winchester Chest Clinic (WCC) on Yale New Haven Hospital’s York Street Campus.

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  • Trevor Sorrells appointed HHMI Freeman Hrabowski Scholar

    Trevor Sorrells, PhD, Assistant Professor and researcher at Yale School of Medicine, was recently named an inaugural Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Freeman Hrabowski Scholar. This program celebrates and supports scientists with the potential to become great leaders in their field and create a more diverse and inclusive scientific environment.

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  • Dr. Kyle Bramley Leads Interventional Pulmonary Program

    The Yale Interventional Pulmonary team in Yale’s Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine (Yale-PCCSM) employs advanced technologies to diagnose and treat diseases in the chest, such as lung nodules and masses, lymph node enlargement, complex airways, and pleural effusions. The program, led by Kyle Bramley, MD, assistant professor of medicine (pulmonary), was one of the first interventional pulmonology programs in Connecticut when it was established in 2009. Today it remains the largest interventional pulmonary service in the state.

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  • Cancer Metabolism Symposium

    This inaugural event marked the launch of the Cancer Metabolism Initiative (CAMI), which aims to bring together investigators from across the campus to shape the future of cancer metabolism.

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  • YCCI Funding Opportunities Open for Applications

    We are announcing a request for applications for several awards: - YCCI Scholar Awards and Yale Physician-Scientist Development (YPSD) Awards - Multidisciplinary Post-Doctoral Training Program - Multidisciplinary Pre-Doctoral Training Program

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  • Brain Fog: New Study Examines Causes of This Long COVID Symptom

    A new study finds that neuroinflammation and blood-brain-barrier dysfunction are not likely drivers of the neuropsychiatric symptoms of Long COVID, giving researchers more clues in their quest to uncover what actually may be the culprit. This study is the first time researchers have tested a large cohort of people living with Long COVID for spinal fluid markers of brain inflammation and blood-brain-barrier dysfunction.

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