An Invitation to the Yale Alumni Health Network’s Premier Event: Dean Kamen on “A Visionary’s Vision of the Future of Medicine,” Jan. 15 at the Yale Club of NYC
Dean Kamen – inventor, entrepreneur, and tireless advocate for science and technology – will speak on the future of medicine at the Yale Club of New York City on Wednesday, January 15.
Dorothy Horstmann, MD, and Current Women Faculty Are Celebrated at Unveiling of Aperture 2
Faculty, students, and staff celebrated the achievements of women faculty on November 20 at the unveiling of an oil portrait of the late Dorothy Horstmann, MD, and the opening of Aperture 2: Portraits of Women Faculty in Medicine.
"Aperture 2: Portraits of Women Faculty in Medicine," and Dorothy Horstmann Portrait, Will Be Dedicated on Wednesday, Nov. 20
Come to a reception celebrating "Aperture 2: Portraits of Women Faculty in Medicine." This event opens the second part of a series of photographic portraits of women faculty on display on the second floor of Sterling Hall of Medicine. At this time, the portrait of Dorothy Horstmann, MD will be unveiled. A noted epidemiologist whose work on the poliovirus laid the groundwork for the development of a vaccine, in 1961 Dr. Horstmann became the first woman at the School of Medicine to earn tenure as a full professor.
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.
Landmark Conference Sept. 26-27 at Yale Law School: "The Affordable Care Act at 10: History, Legacy, Challenges"
This unprecedented gathering will reflect on the policy, legal, and political advances and challenges that a decade of the Affordable Care Act has brought us. We will gather the leading scholars and some of the most important players involved in the Affordable Care Act's passage and implementation, including former White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel, former HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, former U.S. Solicitors General Donald Verrilli and Paul Clement, and many others.
HAVEN Free Clinic ¡ANDA! 5K Run/Walk: Sunday Morning, Oct. 6, in New Haven’s Edgewood Park
The student-run HAVEN Free Clinic is hosting its sixth annual ¡ANDA! 5K Run/Walk on Sunday, October 6th at Edgewood Park in New Haven. The goal is to raise $25,000 to support clinic operations, to enable HAVEN to provide quality, comprehensive care to patients in New Haven.
Implementation Science: Putting Important Discoveries to Their Best Use
Scientific innovations are created every day, but how do we ensure that they are used efficiently and reach the people who need them most? David Chambers, DPhil, deputy director for implementation science in the Division of Cancer Control & Population Sciences at the National Cancer Institute, tackled that question during his June 25 grand rounds lecture titled “Advancing the Science of Implementation in Cancer Control: An NCI Perspective."
Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine's Colloquia Series 2019 Continues on Wednesday, July 10
Please join the YJBM on Science Hill to hear Dr. Josh Gendron, Assistant Professor of Molecular, Cellular & Developmental Biology, Yale University, speak about "Protein degradation and the plant circadian clock." This is the second colloquium of the year and compliments the YJBM June 2019 issue: Clocks and Cycles.
Celebrating Cancer Survivorship
Greenwich, CT (June 10, 2019) – Appearances by cancer survivors and an MLB All-Star player were among the highlights at Greenwich Hospital’s annual “Swing into Survivorship” celebration, which drew more than 175 former patients, volunteers and oncology staff from Smilow Cancer Hospital’s Greenwich Hospital Campus to pay tribute to cancer survivors.
Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical Library Unveils Newly Renovated Spaces on June 20
The Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical Library is pleased to announce the unveiling of its newly renovated spaces. These include: a 125-seat classroom, eight 16-seat classrooms, new group study rooms, an expanded studio for video production, and 30 new workstations. The unveiling concludes a 9-month renovation project that closed one-third of the library’s spaces. Grand opening: June 20, 2019, from 3 p.m. - 5 p.m.