Yale New Haven Hospital has helped keep its healthcare workers fed and local restaurants in business through a partnership with Frontline Foods and World Central Kitchen.
- March 23, 2020
Yale University offers a variety of online resources to keep your mind sharp and stimulated while you’re keeping safe by staying home.
- December 18, 2019
Yale addiction specialists believe the primary care system can play a key role in preventing another medication epidemic. David A. Fiellin, MD, worries that otherwise, the trajectory of benzodiazepine prescriptions might lead to a situation that resembles the opioid crisis.
- October 16, 2019
Emily Wang, MD, MAS, associate professor of medicine (general internal medicine) and co-founder of the Transitions Clinic, and team were recently awarded a grant through The Helping to End Addiction Long-term, or the NIH HEAL Initiative.
- September 30, 2019
Lynn E Fiellin, MD, associate professor of medicine (general internal medicine) and the Child Study Center; and founder/director, play2PREVENT Lab at Yale and the Yale Center for Health & Learning Games, was recently awarded a grant through The Helping to End Addiction Long-term, or the NIH HEAL Initiative.
- September 11, 2019
Teens who misuse prescription or illicit opioids might benefit from opioid treatment medications, according to a new study led by a Yale researcher.
- September 10, 2019
A WHRY research project has received new funding to translate the game, called One Night Stan, from a role-playing card game into a videogame intervention prototype designed to empower adolescent black girls to take charge of their health.
- June 05, 2019
A global team of peacebuilding experts champion the transformative power of children and families, reveal proven theory of change, and sound a global call to action in new Yale-led video series.
- April 30, 2019
Three D.C. hospitals have launched programs providing medication-assisted addiction treatment to recent overdose victims in emergency rooms, a key component in the District’s plan to reduce overdose deaths by half by the end of next year. Similar initiatives have been set up at hospital emergency departments across the country, based on a 2015 study at Yale New Haven Hospital that showed users who start buprenorphine during emergency-room visits often have more success in recovery.
- February 26, 2019
The IEEE Games, Entertainment and Media (GEM) conference will be taking place at Yale University between June 19 and 22. This year’s conference will include a new platform for the exhibition of performances and experiences that utilize the emerging fields of Motion Capture, Virtual Reality, and Augmented Reality with a particular emphasis on pedagogy in these areas.