Vincent W. Yang, MD, PhD
As the largest Department in the Renaissance School of Medicine, the Department of Medicine is composed of a diverse range of people and activities. We are committed to the tripartite mission of education, research, and patient care. We are also fully engaged in integrating the strategies and goals of the School of Medicine, Medical Center, and University Faculty Practice.
From an educational perspective, our main teaching hospitals, Stony Brook Medical Center and the Northport VA Hospital, provide an amazing array of clinical pathology. Residents and students also learn from a dynamic faculty who are supportive, available, and excellent teachers. The Department is also going through a significant growth phase to expand its research portfolio with an emphasis on translational research. The research mission is further enhanced by resources provided by the School and University as well as our affiliates, Brookhaven National and Cold Spring Harbor Labs.
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