Photo Exhibit Highlights Women Faculty at YSM
"Aperture: Portraits of Women Faculty in Medicine" is a photo exhibit featuring women faculty at the School of Medicine that is on display through January 2020, along the hallway between the dean's office and the Beaumont Room on the second floor of Sterling Hall of Medicine.
Bio Haven: How Yale and New Haven are building a future together
New Haven’s biotech community has seen fits and starts, but today it is achieving critical mass. Upwards of 50 biotech and medical device companies employ more than 5,000 people in greater New Haven. Yale School of Medicine has been instrumental in the communty's growth.
How Medical Research Is Boosting Connecticut’s Economy
Jason Thomson’s personal journey illustrates an economic shift in Connecticut. After he was laid off by Pfizer six years ago, he found a great job at the Yale Stem Cell Center. The center's groundbreaking research is leading to clinical advances and helping to foster a bioscience startup industry.
For a cross-country skier, disk replacement surgery ended a battle with back pain
Danette Guay, 49, of Middletown, suffered back pain but balked at a spinal fusion procedure. Instead, artificial disk replacement allows her to continue to enjoy gardening and cross-country skiing.Source: Yale Medicine
Yale Medicine pioneers gender-affirming surgery in Connecticut
The Gender-Affirming Surgery Program at Yale Medicine helps transgendered people change their sex surgically from male to female. This is the first and only program of its kind in Connecticut. At this time, the department does not perform female-to-male surgeries, which are more complicated and more costly.Source: Yale Medicine