Dean's Workshop: "Modeling Human Disease Using the Yale Zebrafish Phenotyping Core" on Feb. 28
This workshop spotlights investigators at Yale currently using the newly established Yale Zebrafish Phenotyping Core or the zebrafish model system to illustrate its power. Presenters will describe their applications involving zebrafish models in the fields of cell biology, genetics, cardiovascular research, and neuroscience.
Insogna Awarded Shared Instrument Grant
Karl Insogna, MD, FACP, Ensign Professor of Medicine (Endocrinology); director, Yale Bone Center; and associate director, Yale Center for X-Linked Hypophosphatemia, has received funding from Yale University’s Core Facilities Request for Equipment Replacement and Upgrade Program to acquire an UltraFocus digital x-ray cabinet by Faxitron®.
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.
Yale enhances its cytometry capabilities
The methods and equipment used to probe cellular questions are rapidly advancing—including, at Yale, through the addition in 2014 of CyTOF, or Cytometry Time-Of-Flight, and this past June of the CyTOF Imaging Mass Cytometer (IMC), which greatly expands Yale's ability to examine specimens that are analyzed both for clinical diagnosis and for basic research.
Empowering Patients Through Self-Service Technologies
At the heart of a truly patient-centric care model are patients who are engaged in the management of their own health. In keeping with that ideal, Yale Medicine has been steadily expanding the array of self-service offerings available through MyChart.
The Yale Center for Analytical Sciences (YCAS) Offers Multi-center Data Coordination
Quality study design and data collection is not new to medical research but with evolving methods, security needs and regulatory requirements, a research center at the Yale School of Public Health is expanding its data coordination capabilities for principal investigators at Yale and beyond.