The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) has named two Yale School of Medicine researchers AAAS Fellows for their distinguished efforts to advance science.
- November 24, 2020Source: Closler
In addition to its toll on physical health and economic well-being, the pandemic has exposed the often overlooked crisis of intimate partner violence, writes Galina Portnoy, PhD, Associate Research Scientist in Psychiatry at Yale School of Medicine.
- November 24, 2020Source: CPTV
Jacob Tebes, PhD, Professor of Psychiatry (Psychology), in the Child Study Center and of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases), was recently featured on the CPTV program, "CUTLINE: Mental Health During COVID-19."
- November 23, 2020Source: Yale Medicine
“I’m quite worried about how this winter will be for people who experience SAD. Most are already nervous about COVID-19. They will be indoors, and they won’t be exposed to the same amount of bright light,” says Paul Desan, MD, PhD, director of the Psychiatric Consultation Service at Yale New Haven Hospital.
- November 23, 2020
Yale Psychiatry faculty Galina Portnoy, PhD, Associate Research Scientist, Steve Martino, PhD, Professor of Psychiatry, and Cynthia Brandt, MD, MPH, Professor of Emergency Medicine, will lead the development of a new Intimate Partner Violence Center for Innovation and Research (IPV-CIR) at the VA Connecticut Healthcare System (VACHS).
- November 19, 2020Source: The Washington Post
Paul Desan, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Director of the Winter Depression Research Clinic at Yale School of Medicine, discusses why light therapy can assist people who suffer from seasonal affective disorder, or SAD.
- November 19, 2020Source: Yale News
A drug once used to treat high blood pressure can help alcoholics with withdrawal symptoms reduce or eliminate their drinking, Yale University researchers report Nov. 19 in the American Journal of Psychiatry.
- November 17, 2020Source: Fixing Healthcare Podcast
Amanda Calhoun, MD, MPH, Second-Year Resident in the Albert J. Solnit Integrated Child, Adolescent, and Adult Psychiatry Program, appeared on Episode 27 of the Fixing Healthcare podcast to discuss race relations in medicine.
- November 17, 2020
Recovery from Past Suicide Attempts: Correlates of Time Since the Last Attempt in a National Sample of U.S. AdultsSource: Journal of Affective Disorders
Tanner Bommersbach, MD, MPH, a third-year resident in the Yale Department of Psychiatry, and Robert Rosenheck, MD, Professor of Psychiatry and of Health Policy, are the first and senior authors, respectively, of a paper in Journal of Affective Disorders that examines recovery from suicide attempts by studying individuals with prior suicide attempts and identifying correlates of time since the last attempt.
- November 16, 2020Source: Muzique Magazine
AZA Allsop, MD, PhD, is a First-Year Resident in the Department of Psychiatry at Yale School of Medicine. He is also a music artist with a burgeoning career, and co-founder of Renaissance Entertainment LLC, a company that operates at the intersection of art, science, and community building to drive culture.