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Lauren Ferrante, MD, MHS, assistant professor of medicine (pulmonary, critical care and sleep medicine), was awarded a Research Project Grant (R01) from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for the project Evaluating the Unmet Needs of Older Adults to Promote Functional Recovery After a Critical Illness (LANTERN).
- September 08, 2023
Women's Health Research at Yale offers an undergraduate fellowship to Yale College students interested in the health of women and the influence of sex and gender on health. Meet the 2023-2024 Class of Fellows!
- August 31, 2023Source: Yale West Campus
The scholarship will enable Shen to focus on the “deorphanization” of hundreds of enzymes and transporters of unknown functions that are encoded in the human genome and are important to cellular and organismal physiology. Focusing on disease-associated genes could yield insights into the pathologies of brain disorders and facilitate the development of new diagnostics and therapeutics.
- August 23, 2023Source: Yale News
Louise Wang, MD, assistant professor of medicine (digestive diseases), discusses her research, the reasons she came to Yale, and the lasting benefits of an improv class she once took.
- August 14, 2023
Vaughn R. Steele, PhD, assistant professor of psychiatry, and Michal Assaf, MD, director of research at the Mary W. Parker Autism Center and adjunct associate professor of psychiatry, are the principal investigators on a project funded by the National Institute of Mental Health that will study brain mechanisms in adults with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).
- July 26, 2023
Several members of our faculty in the department of Pediatrics received awards for their distinguished service in teaching for the 2022-2023 academic year.
- July 26, 2023
The interest in Yale science was exciting at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) annual meeting in June.
- July 18, 2023
The laboratory of David A. Braun, MD, PhD, has received approximately $5.75M in federal awards to fund mechanisms of response and resistance to immune therapy in kidney cancer at Yale Cancer Center. Funding from the National Cancer Institute and the Department of Defense will support new projects in Dr. Braun’s lab to investigate the immune microenvironment of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) or kidney cancer.
- July 12, 2023
YCSC Assistant Professor Uche Aneni and team members submitted a winning proposal to the 2023 National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) Substance Use Prevention Services in Primary Care Challenge.
- July 03, 2023
Angela M. Haeny, PhD, assistant professor in the Department of Psychiatry and director of the Racial Equity & Addiction Lab, was the recipient of the 2023 Early Career Investigator Award from the Translational Mechanisms of Behavior Change (MOBC) Satellite Meeting at the Research Society on Alcohol (RSA).