The Department of Surgery is pleased to announce the appointment of Associate Professor, Michael Alperovich MD, MSc, FACS, to the positions of Director of the Craniofacial Fellowship and Interim Director of the Craniofacial Program at Yale.
- March 08, 2023
The Department of Surgery is pleased to announce Dr. Henry Hsia as recipient of the inaugural Team Science Award. Dr. Hsia is a Professor of Surgery (plastic & reconstructive surgery), renowned for his clinical expertise and research interest in regenerative wound healing.
- February 14, 2023
The Department of Surgery is pleased to announce 2022 recipients of the Clinical Study Seed Grant. Announced in September, the award is designed to kickstart early-stage patient-related investigations with high potential for external funding.
- February 07, 2023
It is with profound sadness that we share the news that Dr. Charles T. Tuggle passed away on December 29, 2022, at the age of 40.
- November 18, 2022
Yale Corporation has named Dr. Bohdan Pomahac the Frank F. Kanthak Professor of Surgery (Plastic Surgery) at Yale School of Medicine. The endowed professorship stands among the highest honors bestowed on a faculty.
- October 28, 2022
The Yale School of Medicine Department of Surgery is pleased to announce the following faculty promotions, as approved by the Board of Permanent Officers at its October 18, 2022 meeting: • Paris Butler, MD, MPH, FACS, appointment as Associate Professor of Surgery (Plastic) in the Clinician-Educator Track, April 1, 2022 to June 30, 2026. • Jonathan Cardella MSc, MD, FRCS, FACS, promotion to Associate Professor of Surgery (Vascular) in the Clinician-Educator Track, July 1, 2022 to June 30, 2027.
- January 06, 2022
The Department of Surgery is pleased to announce Dr. Derek Steinbacher’s recent appointment as Medical Director for Innovation and Emerging Technologies, effective Jan. 1. In his new role, Dr. Steinbacher will serve as a Faculty liaison to Yale Innovations and industry partners, in order to identify, implement, and integrate emerging technologies and initiatives across the department’s surgical specialties.
- December 22, 2021
Yale Surgery Appoints First Vice Chair for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, Welcomes Dr. Paris D. Butler
The newly appointed Vice Chair of DEI and Associate Professor of Surgery (plastic & reconstructive) will join the Yale School of Medicine Department of Surgery in April 2022.
- December 02, 2021
Q&A with reconstructive surgeon, Dr. Bohdan Pomahac.
- October 14, 2021
Breast Cancer Community Tumor Board: Innovative Breast Cancer Therapies: New Systemic Therapies and Surgical Options
On October 13, 2021, members of our breast cancer care community presented on "Innovative Breast Cancer Therapies: New Systemic Therapies and Surgical Options" in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.