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National Postdoc Appreciation Week

September 14, 2022
by Gary Desir and Mark A Holter

Dear colleagues:

September 19 – 23 is National Postdoc Appreciation Week. First, we wanted to take this opportunity to thank the 135 postdoctoral researchers in the Department of Internal Medicine. Your daily efforts help to advance scientific discovery across the many disciplines within our department. Second, we wanted to share some local activities in support of National Postdoc Appreciation Week, which are sponsored locally by the Yale Office for Postdoctoral Affairs, the Yale Postdoctoral Association, and the Yale Black Postdoctoral Association.

Monday, 9/19:

  • National Postdoc Appreciation Week: Yale Postdoc Virtual Resource Fair, 12 p.m. on Zoom. Register here.
  • Incorporating Interpersonal Mindfulness Into Your Life, 2 p.m. on Zoom. Register here.

Wednesday, 9/21:

  • Postdoc Writing Group Kickoff, 1 - 4 p.m. at the Poorvu Center. Registration link forthcoming.

Thursday, 9/22:

Friday, 9/23:

  • Self-Compassion Break Meditation Session, 1:30 p.m. on Zoom. Register here.
  • YPA Happy Hour. Registration link forthcoming.

Throughout the week, 9/19-23:

We are all grateful for your contributions and hope you are able to celebrate next week.


Gary V. Désir, MD
Paul B. Beeson Professor of Medicine
Vice Provost for Faculty Development and Diversity
Chair, Internal Medicine, Yale School of Medicine
Chief, Internal Medicine, Yale New Haven Hospital

Mark Holter, CMPE, CPA
Vice Chair, Finance & Administration

Submitted by Amy Anderson on September 15, 2022