Layne Gianakos joined Yale School of Medicine in April 2022 as the first program coordinator for the newly formed Office of Health Equity Research. In this role, he focuses on addressing health disparities in Greater New Haven by supporting novel research endeavors.
Prior to his career at Yale, Layne worked in the nonprofit sector addressing social determinants of health, especially for LGBTQIA populations and people living with HIV.
Hailing from the area, Layne has dedicated his efforts towards advancing positive health outcomes for the local community.
Education & Training
- BAEugene Lang College: The New School for Liberal Arts, Psychology (2015)