Yale Residency Program News
The Yale Psychiatry Anti-Racism Task Force has spent the last 11 months working to address issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion in the department.
- September 07, 2021Source: Scientific American
Sandhira Wijayaratne, MD, Second-Year Resident, writes in Scientific American about his decision to get married and have a baby during the pandemic.
- August 25, 2021
The Yale Global Mental Health Program’s seminar series has received an award from The Edward J. and Dorothy Clarke Kempf Memorial Fund.
- August 23, 2021
The Yale Psychiatry Residents' Association (PRA) has elected new officers and committee representatives for the 2021-22 academic year.
- August 19, 2021Source: Psycom Pro
From “negritude” to “excited delirium,” racist language and behavior are still very much present in psychiatry – from engrained policies and under-representation in the field, right down to the patient charts.
- July 28, 2021
Doximity Poll: Yale Psychiatry Residency Program Ranks #2 in Research, #3 in Reputation For Second Consecutive Year
For the second consecutive year, the Yale Department of Psychiatry Residency Program has ranked second nationally in research and third in reputation in Doximity’s 2021-22 Residency Navigator program, released July 20.
- July 19, 2021
A Potential Case of Acute Ketamine Withdrawal: Clinical Implications for the Treatment of Refractory DepressionSource: The American Journal of Psychiatry
While clinical trials have shown meaningful antidepressant effects of ketamine in many patients with treatment-refractory illness, there remains concern that long-term ketamine treatment, especially of high frequency, could have negative health outcomes.
- July 01, 2021
Thomas Mitchell, MD, and Matthew Goldenberg, MD, MSc, were recently awarded the 2021 MedEdPortal Publication Award from the Association of Directors of Medical Student Education in Psychiatry (ADMSEP).
- June 30, 2021
The Yale Department of Psychiatry honored residents, fellows, and faculty at its annual Residency & Fellowship Commencement Ceremony held virtually June 17 and 18.
- May 28, 2021Source: TIME
Amanda Calhoun, MD, MPH, Second-Year Resident in the Albert J. Solnit Integrated Training Program, was recently featured in a TIME article highlighting 40 ways to make America more equitable.