The Possibilities and Power of Grief: When Enslaved Mothers Lose Children and Enslavers Lose Capital
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- September 01, 2023
This past summer, twenty-two undergraduate students spanning across Connecticut community colleges, Hispanic serving institutions, and historically Black colleges and universities participated in the Yale Summer Enrichment Medical Academy (YSEMA), an immersive, six week program at Yale School of Medicine. The program, now in its fifth cohort, is designed to improve success in upper-division science courses that are required for pre-med students.
- June 30, 2023Source: Ciencia Puerto Rico
The Supreme Court got it wrong. Their decision ignores an extensive body of studies demonstrating racial inequity in education, health, and wealth. For 60 years, affirmative action was an effective tool for leveling the playing field and enriching the diversity of college graduates and the social mobility of individuals.
- June 13, 2023
Two professors from Yale University among the speakers at the XX International Conference on Vaccine UpdatesSource: The Balmis Vaccine Institute
Doctors Marietta Vázquez and Inci Yildirim, specialists in pediatrics and infectious diseases respectively, will participate in the annual meeting
- May 22, 2023
Pediatrics' leaders since 1921.
- May 22, 2023
MARIETTA VAZQUEZ, MD, professor of pediatrics (general pediatrics) and associate dean for medical student diversity, is a trailblazer for diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) efforts both in her department and across the medical school. Born in Puerto Rico, her identity has shaped who she is today as a clinician and researcher. Yale Medicine Magazine spoke with Vazquez about her journey to medicine, as well as her present and future initiatives.
- May 11, 2023
Karina N. Gonzalez Herrera, PhD, to Join Yale School of Medicine as Associate Dean for the Office of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
Yale School of Medicine is pleased to announce Karina N. Gonzalez Herrera, PhD, will join the institution as Associate Dean for the Office of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (ODEI) effective June 1, 2023. Dr. Gonzalez Herrera comes to Yale with a wealth of experience in diversity, equity, and inclusion work, and an impressive academic background in biological and biomedical sciences.
- May 10, 2023Source: WSHU
Health care professionals across Connecticut are concerned about the state’s health policies for undocumented children.
- May 10, 2023Source: CT Public
Healthcare providers and advocates are calling on state lawmakers and Gov. Ned Lamont to expand Medicaid for undocumented children in Connecticut.
- February 26, 2023
The Yale Black Postdoctoral Association reveal their banner series showcasing members of the association alongside personal quotes unique to their experiences as being traditionally underrepresented in science.