The Goldman-Sonnenfeldt Environmental Protection Clinic (EPC) at Yale Law School partnered with Elevate Policy Lab of the Yale School of Public Health and the Yale Child Study Center, Yale School of Medicine to build out a new model of environmental justice practice grounded in civic engagement methods.
- August 01, 2022Source: Environmental Factor
NIEHS staff, collaborators, and other experts shared opportunities and obstacles during two-day workshop held by Yale’s Elevate Policy Lab.
- July 01, 2022Source: The Environmental Law Reporter
The Joe Biden Administration has proposed reversing a number of the Donald Trump Administration’s changes to the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) regulations by again requiring federal agencies to evaluate the direct, indirect, and cumulative environmental impacts of projects under environmental review. On April 20, 2022, the first phase of those amendments was finalized, and on April 21, the Environmental Law Institute hosted a panel of experts to explore the changes to NEPA implementation, and how they might impact climate change policy and environmental justice. This Dialogue presents a transcript of that discussion, which has been edited for style, clarity, and space considerations. View pdf here: https://image.message.yale.edu/lib/fe39157075640675751679/m/6/5426e341-2852-41cf-a978-e021d36ed48b.pdf
- March 17, 2021
Recognizing the urgent need to ensure the health of women in our communities, Women’s Health Research at Yale and Elevate, the university’s health policy lab, are collaborating to deploy interventions grounded in the latest and most reliable research directly to women and families.
- December 17, 2020
Women’s Health Research at Yale, Elevate, and The Tobin Center for Economic Policy at Yale, are working to meet the urgent health needs of under-resourced and overburdened pregnant and parenting women, harnessing the science of sex and gender for policy change that can overcome the potentially devastating impact of economic inequality on women’s health.
- October 06, 2020
Watch Women's Health Research at Yale's webinar on how science drives discovery, how studying the biology and social experience of women makes it better, and how better science leads to better lives.
- September 09, 2020
Join us for a lively discussion of how science drives discovery, how studying the biology and social experience of women makes it better, and how better science leads to better lives.
- June 17, 2020
Elevate is working with WHRY to generate the science necessary to break the cycle of poverty through effective mental health interventions for mothers and families.
- May 07, 2020
Contact tracing is a pillar of public health, and when done quickly—and correctly—it saves lives. Yale students, who might otherwise have learned about this classic public health intervention in textbooks or lectures, are actively engaged in it, working the phones each day.
- April 24, 2020
We’ve always been challenged to convey the enormity of stress and depression that accompanies poverty. Today, sadly, we have found the perfect way to explain it: What many of us are experiencing is a taste of what poverty feels like.