The MOMS Partnership® is identified as a "Promising Model" in a report by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine titled, "Vibrant and Health Kids: Aligning Science, Practice, and Policy to Advance Health Equity."
- June 17, 2019
WHRY is collaborating with Elevate, a new policy laboratory designed to apply science in the creation and spread of evidence-based interventions for socially and economically disadvantaged families.
- May 20, 2019
New Programmatic Partnership: MOMS Teams Up with Too Small to Fail on Services Integrating Maternal Mental Health and Early Literacy Promotion
With work underway in New York City, the MOMS Partnership® is teaming up with Too Small to Fail, the early childhood initiative of the Clinton Foundation that promotes early brain and language development through a public awareness and action campaign across the country called “Talking is Teaching: Talk, Read, Sing.”
- May 20, 2019
Elevate is joining forces with Scholastic Education as part of a new research endeavor: the Yale Child Study Center-Scholastic Collaborative for Child and Family Resilience. The Collaborative for Child and Family Resilience works to advance research at the intersection of literacy and health and to contribute to the development of resources, programs, and curriculum that improve academic and health outcomes for children, their families, and communities.
- May 16, 2019
Elevate is a new policy laboratory stemming from the successful work of the Mental health Outreach for MotherS (MOMS) Partnership and joining forces with Women’s Health Research at Yale (WHRY) to apply science to the creation and spread of evidence-based interventions for socially and economically disadvantaged families in partnership with government agencies.
- May 06, 2019
Publicly launched on May 6th, 2019, Elevate is a policy lab at Yale School of Medicine to elevate mental health and disrupt poverty.
- March 26, 2019
Teddy J. Akiki, MD, and Samantha Holmes, PhD, postdoctoral researchers in the Yale Department of Psychiatry have been selected to participate in the Anxiety and Depression Association of America’s (ADAA) Alies Muskin Career Development Leadership Program.
- March 22, 2019
What do you get when you teach students to ask new and important questions? Meet our current class of fellows and learn what they are doing to advance the health of women.
- March 21, 2019
MOMS Partnership® is thrilled to announce an official partnership with Vermont Reach Up — the state’s Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program — to launch a Vermont MOMS program in early 2020.
- March 20, 2019
More than six million women are pregnant in the United States in any given year, and more than 90 percent of these women will take at least one medication. But clinical studies of medications, diseases, and conditions often exclude pregnant and lactating women, leaving women and their caregivers guessing about how pregnancy and childbirth affect the efficacy and safety of particular treatments.