Technology Services

Gary Leydon

As the Associate Director for Technology Services I look forward to providing consultation to YSM's learning community about a wide range of topics pertaining to digital technology. My areas of expertise include website design and development, custom software solutions, mobile computing, e-learning systems, and multimedia.

I'm excited to learn about your needs and contribute to the enhancement and integration of the curriculum with the latest innovative technology.

Please email or call me anytime.
Phone: 203-737-6408

Audience Response System

YSM uses Poll Everywhere in the undergraduate medical curriculum. Software for this system is installed in the lecture halls in Hope 110 and Hope 216.  For more information contact Gary Leydon.

Websites Developed for the Curriculum

The websites listed below were developed at the TLC in collaboration with various educators.

Clinical Skills

Developed with clinician educators Drs Margaret, Peggy Bia and Geoffrey Connors. This teaching tool, was designed around video clips from Dr. Connors teaching clinical reasoning to medical...

Cultural Competency CME Granting Module

Developed in collaboration with Dr. Esperanza Diaz, Lei Wang, Yale CME, and Gary Leydon to provide an online training module to residents and fellows for their cultural competency CME...


Lecture Capture Podcasts

Developed with Associate Dean for Curriculum, Dr. Michael Schwartz to consolidate and categorize all first and second year lecture podcasts. This site gives students and faculty a simple...



Developed with the Pharmacology Course Director, Dr. James Howe and clinician educator, Dr. Michael Hodsdon. This interactive web application was designed to help both educators and...