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Stephanie Samples O’Malley, recently named as the Elizabeth Mears and House Jameson Professor of Psychiatry, focuses her research on the development of more effective treatments for substance use disorders, primarily the abuse of alcohol and tobacco, and research supporting effective policies to regulate tobacco.
- July 26, 2019
County- and municipality-level bans on tobacco sales to individuals under age 21 yield substantive reductions in smoking among 18- to 20-year-olds, according to a new study from the Yale School of Public Health.
- July 05, 2019
Grace Kong, PhD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, is lead author of a paper published in the Journal of Medical Internet Research that looks at the proliferation of vape trick videos on YouTube and the efforts by e-cigarette marketers and stores to promote them.
- June 26, 2019
Highlights from the June 12, 2019, American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) congressional briefing on the potential public health crisis of e-cigarette use among youth and young adults.
- June 17, 2019
Joy Hirsch, PhD, and Stephanie O'Malley, PhD, faculty in the Yale Department of Psychiatry, have been named to endowed professorships at Yale School of Medicine.
- May 23, 2019
Women’s Health Research at Yale funds studies on pain relief, cannabis, and genetic origins of sex differences in disease
Women’s Health Research at Yale (WHRY) today announced funding for first-of-their-kind studies on pain relief, cannabis, and the genetic basis of sex differences across a broad range of ailments, including Alzheimer’s disease and heart disease.
- May 15, 2019
Suchitra Krishnan-Sarin, PhD, Professor of Psychiatry, discusses the need for more research, regulations, and public education around the health consequences of vaping and e-cigarette use in a TEDMED talk filmed in November 2018 in Palm Springs, Calif.
- May 09, 2019
A workplace-based smoking cessation program at Yale University has helped several Yale Hospitality employees quit smoking.
- April 17, 2019
Campus community invited May 31 – June 1
- April 01, 2019
If a woman drinks the same amount of alcohol as a man, will the effects be the same for her? What if they weigh the same? WHRY's latest video explores how, when it comes to drinking, women and men are not identical.