The Yale School of Medicine Department of Internal Medicine is seeking an academic leader eligible for appointment at the Professor level to serve as its next Chief of the Section of Endocrinology & Metabolism. Located in New Haven, Connecticut, Yale University is home to 12 professional schools in addition to the medical school. The School of Medicine was founded in 1810 and has grown into one of the world's leading centers for biomedical research, advanced clinical care, and medical education.
The incoming Chief of the Section of Endocrinology & Metabolism will lead a team of 44 nationally recognized ladder track and research scientist faculty in addition to a large team of support staff. In addition to providing clinical services at Yale School of Medicine and Yale New Haven Hospital, the section provides inpatient and outpatient clinical care at the VA Connecticut Healthcare System. Along with providing care for the full range of endocrine disorders, the Section's multidisciplinary clinics include the Clinical Diabetes Center, Bone Center, and the Multidisciplinary Neoplasia Clinic, which includes an active Thyroid Cancer Program.
The Section of Endocrinology and Metabolism has been continuously funded by the NIH for over 50 years and currently has over $13 million in annual funding. Areas of research focus include Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes and mineral and bone metabolism. Research covers the full spectrum of clinical, basic, and translational studies; and the faculty collaborates in interdisciplinary research efforts with Pediatric Endocrinology, Orthopedics, Diagnostic Radiology, Molecular and Cellular Physiology, the Yale Cancer Center and investigators from across the world. The Section includes four research centers including the NIH-funded Diabetes Research Center, the Yale Center for Musculoskeletal Disorders, the Yale Center for X-Linked Hypophosphatemia, and the Yale Mouse Metabolic Phenotyping Center. From an educational perspective, the section hosts 20 research postdoctoral fellows and six clinical fellows in one of the nation's oldest Endocrinology fellowship programs, which has been supported continuously by the NIH for past 70 years.
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About Yale University
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.