In Brief


September 1, 2020

Dr. James Boyer wins International Recognition Award for liver work

Boyer received the International Recognition Award from the European Association for the Study of the Liver at the 2020 Digital International Liver Congress.

September 1, 2020

Anjelica Gonzalez named Tsai CITY faculty director

Gonzalez will succeed inaugural faculty director Peter Schulam. Her term begins Sept. 1.

September 1, 2020

Chenxiang Lin receives Smith Family Foundation Odyssey Award

Lin, an associate professor of cell biology, receives the award for his work on the biomechanics of blood vessel and heart muscle cells.

August 12, 2020

Bonanno wins Excellence in Grad. Medical Education Award for Coordinators

YSM’s Robbin Bonanno has received the 2020 Rosemarie L. Fisher, M.D., Excellence in Graduate Medical Education Award for Coordinators.

August 4, 2020

Switzer Fellowships to support four grad students’ environmental leadership

Camila Bustos (Law School), Gillian Lui (School of Management) and Katie Pofahl and Ashley Stewart (School of the Environment) have been named Switzer Fellows.

July 30, 2020

Ishibe wins ASN Distinguished Researcher Award

Yale nephrologist Dr. Shute Ishibe has won the 2020 Distinguished Researcher Award from the American Society of Nephrology.

July 30, 2020

Justice chosen as scientific liaison on COVID-19 insights partnership

YSM’s Dr. Amy Justice has been chosen to participate in the joint initiative between the VA, the Departments of Energy, and Health and Human Services.

July 30, 2020

Immunologist Grace Chen honored for pioneering work

Yale’s Grace Chen has been named a 2020 Rita Allen Foundation Scholar for her pioneering work on the immune system.

July 14, 2020

Diane Bruessow elected president-elect of the American Academy of PAs

Yale PA Online faculty Diane Bruessow, MPAS, PA-C, DFAAPA, was elected the president-elect of the American Academy of PAs (AAPA).

July 9, 2020

Yale Cancer Center awarded NIH SPORE renewal for lung cancer research

Yale researchers were awarded a $11 million grant renewal from the National institutes of Health to fund the Yale Specialized Program of Research Excellence.