Yale Residency Program News
Third-year Psychiatry resident Sirikanya (Sanya) Sellers, MD, will share her lived experience with and guide other first-generation low-income (FGLI) students as a mentor in a program co-planned by undergraduate organizations Yale FGLI Advocacy Movement (YFAM) and Yale Questbridge (QSN).
- March 17, 2023
The Yale Department of Psychiatry on March 17 announced its 2023 Match Class. The new residents join the department from 18 medical schools and hail from hometowns within nine states and seven countries.
- March 08, 2023Source: Psychiatric News
Psychiatric News recently wrote about a paper co-written by Nientara Anderson, MD, MHS, third-year resident, with findings that suggest internal medicine residents from minoritized racial and ethnic groups may experience bias in assessments. Anderson's paper was published in JAMA Network Open.
- March 08, 2023
Racial Disparities in Youth Pretrial Detention: A Retrospective Cohort Study Grounded in Critical Race TheorySource: Health & Justice
Andy Wen, MD, MPH, a second-year resident, is first author of a study in Health & Justice that expands research on disproportionate contact in the pretrial detention setting to Hispanic/Latinx, Indigenous, and Asian youth.
- February 03, 2023
Design and Development of a Digital Shared Decision-making Tool for Stroke Prevention in Atrial FibrillationSource: JAMIA Open
Julio Nunes, MD, first-year resident, is first author of a paper in JAMIA Open that analyzes the design values of a web-based shared decision-making tool created to better inform atrial fibrillation patients about anticoagulation.
- December 20, 2022Source: Everyday Health
Sandhira Wijayaratne, MD, third-year resident in the Yale Department of Psychiatry, writes in Everyday Health about a better approach to setting New Year's goals.
- November 09, 2022
A Randomized Clinical Trial to Evaluate an Atrial Fibrillation Stroke Prevention Shared Decision‐Making PathwaySource: Journal of the American Heart Association
Oral anticoagulation (OAC) reduces stroke and disability in atrial fibrillation (AF) but is underutilized. Researchers, including Julio Nunes, MD, first-year resident, evaluated the effects of a novel patient‐clinician shared decision‐making (SDM) tool in reducing OAC patient's decisional conflict as compared to usual care.
- October 21, 2022Source: Parents
"My brother has a severe form of autism and it wasn't always easy for me to understand his condition growing up but, through my parents, I learned how to fight for him—and I always will," writes Amanda Calhoun, MD, MPH, resident in the Department of Psychiatry in a new piece for Parents.
- October 18, 2022Source: Psychiatric Services
Claire Gibson, MD, fourth-year resident in the Yale Department of Psychiatry, and Emma Lo, MD, assistant professor of psychiatry, are co-authors of a paper in Psychiatric Services that assesses the delivery of buprenorphine to people who face homelessness.
- September 29, 2022
Revisiting the Exhibits — Medical Student Reflections on Changes to the Institutional Portraiture at a U.S. Medical SchoolSource: Journal of General Internal Medicine
Nientara Anderson, MD, MHS, third-year resident, is co-author of a paper in Journal of General Internal Medicine that evaluates how recent changes to longstanding historical portraiture in Yale School of Medicine's Sterling Hall of Medicine affected students’ reflections on being in that space.