Latest General Medicine News
A group of Yale School of Medicine and School of Public Health faculty have joined together to form a transdisciplinary, collaborative network that addresses the global burden of non-communicable diseases (NCDs).
- September 12, 2019
The Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) should be abolished.
- September 11, 2019
A new video, created by the VA Connecticut Healthcare System (VACHS) Center of Excellence in Primary Care Education (CoEPCE/COE) program is now online.
- 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.
- September 05, 2019
This isn't your ordinary approach to the war on drugs.
- September 04, 2019
One could argue that the poet and the physician are both interested in the same thing, that is the person, and his or her experience of being.
- August 29, 2019
What if firearm deaths could be reduced by visits to the doctor? More than 35,000 Americans are killed annually by gunfire, about 60% of which are from suicide. The remaining deaths are mostly from accidental injury or homicide. Mass shootings represent only a tiny fraction of that number.
- August 26, 2019
Yale School of Medicine (YSM) faculty, residents, and students are engaged with point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) initiatives far from the Yale campus, such as in Chile, the Dominican Republic, Rwanda, and Uganda. With its portability and immediacy, POCUS is a powerful diagnostic tool, which also can enhance medical education, both on campus, and worldwide.
- August 25, 2019
A few years ago, TV celebrity Rachel Maddow was at Rockefeller University to hand out a prize that's given each year to a prominent female scientist. As Maddow entered the auditorium, someone overheard her say, "What is up with the dude wall?"
- August 25, 2019
Salon talks to the woman who inspired "House" about her new show and why it's "a great time" to be a patient