Urban Resilience and Health: A Burgeoning Initiative in the Yale Planetary Health Network
The Yale Planetary Health Network convenes faculty from across campus, with a focus on the health of human civilization and the state of the natural systems on which it depends. Recently, a small group of Yale faculty, led by Jeannette Ickovics, PhD, joined the Yale Planetary Health Network with the explicit goal of bringing together faculty and students from across the institution with global leaders in the Resilient Cities Network.
Tackling Life Threatening Illnesses Through Emergency Medical Systems
The Yale Institute for Global Health Faculty Network Program has recently launched the Yale Emergency, Critical Care and Disaster Medicine Network (ECCDM) under the leadership of Sharon Chekijian, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine.