Ensler to Give Keynote Speech at Women's Mental Health Conference at Yale on Oct. 25
Playwright, activist, performer, and feminist Eve Ensler, best known for her play “The Vagina Monologues,” will be the keynote speaker at the first Women’s Mental Health Conference at Yale to be held Friday, October 25, 2019, at Yale School of Medicine, 333 Cedar St.
Inaugural Q-Med Conference Generates Enthusiasm and a Capacity Crowd
Gender- and sexual-minority students in the health care professions from across the United States and other countries gathered at Yale School of Medicine March 30 and 31 for the first annual Q-Med conference, a meeting organized to address the role of leadership in the LGBTQI+ health care community.
YJBM 2018-2019 Colloquium Series: "Top-down Regulation of Attention by Prefrontal Cortex: Dysfunction in Attention Disorders" on March 25
Dr. Amy Arnsten will speak from 2:30-3:30 p.m. on March 25th in BCMM 206/208 (295 Congress St.), delivering a lecture titled: "Top-down Regulation of Attention by Prefrontal Cortex: Dysfunction in Attention Disorders." Light refreshments will be provided.
Education administrators discuss curriculum at Reunion Weekend
Yale School of Medicine introduced a new curriculum three years ago in order to better prepare students for the 21st century without sacrificing its special identity. Leaders discussed how that process was going in a panel on Saturday, June 2nd.
YSM Celebrates 100 Years of Women
Just over a century ago, Louise Farnam, Helen May Scoville, and Lillian Nye were the first women to be admitted to the School of Medicine. Their achievements and contributions, along with the many women who have followed since then, were recognized on June 1, 2018 with Celebration and Reflection, a daylong symposium commemorating the 100-year anniversary of women at YSM.
NIDA-funded Yale program announces 23 scientists accepted to inaugural 'Innovation to Impact' training bootcamp
Innovation to Impact, a national program funded by The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) and hosted at Yale University, has announced the selection of 23 scientists, representing 17 institutions, to comprise the inaugural class of trainees in entrepreneurship to enable rapid deployment of their discoveries into life-saving products to aid Americans suffering from addiction.
Happy 20th Anniversary, WHRY!
In recognition of Women's Health Research at Yale's 20th anniversary, the center’s many supporters, scientists, students, and mentees offered their thoughts and feelings about the last two decades and the change WHRY has made in leading us toward a healthier and happier future.
MOMS Partnership™ a challenge sponsor of MIT Policy Hackathon
The MOMS Partnership™ and partner organization, National Diaper Bank Network (NDBN), have been selected to serve as a Challenge Sponsor of the MIT Policy Hackathon: Data to Decisions, a 48-hour event that will take place on the MIT Campus in Cambridge, MA on April 6-8, 2018.
Early childhood highlights from the 2018 SREE conference
This month, the Partnership for Early Education Research (PEER) presented at the 2018 conference of the Society for Research on Educational Effectiveness (SREE) in Washington, D.C. Many conference sessions were relevant to PEER member organizations and the work that this partnership does together.