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Pursuing a passion for problem solving, while quietly making history

As a college chemistry student in the 1970s, Michele H. Johnson, M.D., found herself intrigued by the television show “Quincy, M.E.,” about a crime-solving forensic pathologist. In one episode “they found a femur, and in a television hour, they came up with the drawing...

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For Yale’s renowned M.D./Ph.D. Program, a changing of the guard

The School of Medicine’s Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP), known on campus as the M.D./Ph.D. Program, has undergone a change in leadership for only the fifth time in its 45-year history. James D. Jamieson,...

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Foundation recognizes geneticist’s promise

Panteleimon Rompolas, Ph.D., MBA, postdoctoral fellow in genetics, is the recipient of a 2014 Blavatnik Regional Award for Young Scientists in the category of life sciences.The award, which carries an unrestricted cash...

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Two on faculty assume new leadership roles

The new academic year has seen a shifting of roles within Yale’s largest graduate program with the appointment of its director, Lynn Cooley, Ph.D., as dean of Yale’s Graduate School of Arts & Sciences (GSAS).Cooley, the...

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