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Recent Professorships

Adam Chafetz, Morris Chafetz’s son and president of Training for Intervention ProcedureS; Shaffer; Ralph Blackman, president and CEO of FAAR; and Patrick Wardell, CEO of CHA, celebrate the first professorship established specifically for the benefit of faculty researchers at HMS and clinicians at HMS-affiliated CHAShaffer Named to Chafetz Professorship in Psychiatry

Howard J. Shaffer, PhD, CAS, director of the Division on Addiction at Cambridge Health Alliance (CHA) and associate professor of psychology at Harvard Medical School, has been named the inaugural incumbent of the Morris E. Chafetz Professorship in Psychiatry in the Field of Behavioral Sciences at HMS. Read more »

Dean Jeffrey S. Flier, MD, Wilson, Martin, and Bevin Kaplan celebrate the establishment of the professorshipWilson Named Martin Family Professor of Basic Research

Rachel Wilson, AB ’96, PhD, associate director of the Harvard Medical School Program in Neuroscience and co-director of the HMS graduate course in neural circuit analysis, has been named the inaugural incumbent of the Martin Family Professorship in Basic Research at HMS. Read more »



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