Breakthrough research nets two profs millions

October 3, 2013 • 0
The National Institutes of Health announced it would award millions of dollars to two Yale professors to support their innovative biomedical research.
Yale’s new Center for Emotional Intelligence will officially open Oct. 1 at 340 Edwards St.

New center to promote social skills, emotion research

September 5, 2013 • 0
Though the official launch will not take place until Oct. 1, Yale’s new Center for Emotional Intelligence has already hit the ground running.
Yale researchers spent six years studying cooperative child-rearing in ruffled lemurs in Madagascar’s Ranomafana National Park.

Lemur mothers share parenting responsibilities

September 3, 2013 • 0
Lemurs and humans might seem like starkly different creatures, but a recent study by Yale researchers shows that they raise their young in similar ways.

Study links MRI tests, masectomies

September 3, 2013 • 0
Researchers at the School of Medicine have noticed an unintended consequence of the technology when used to diagnose breast cancer — an increase in breast removal surgeries.

New technology improves breast cancer diagnosis

April 23, 2013 • 0
Researchers at the Smilow Cancer Center of Yale-New Haven Hospital may have identified a more accurate way to diagnose breast cancer.

Inflammation research receives $10M donation

April 10, 2013 • 0
The Yale School of Medicine’s Department of Immunobiology, which Dean Robert Alpern called one of the best in the country, just got stronger.

Heart failure treatment questioned

April 9, 2013 • 0
Over five million Americans suffer annually from heart failure, yet the medication most often prescribed may not be the most effective.
Kyle Tramonte

YCC | Kyle Tramonte ’15, vice president

April 8, 2013 • 0
After serving on the Freshman Class Council and the Yale College Council, Kyle Tramonte ’15 said he hopes to take an even more active role in campus politics as YCC vice president.
Four panelists, including New York Times columnist David Brooks, right, debated the merits of public versus private healthcare on Tuesday.

Panel outlines path to Medicare reform

April 3, 2013 • 0
Four panelists agreed that the system is currently unsustainable and offered suggestions on how to improve the program.

Donation funds psychological support for cancer patients

March 29, 2013 • 0
The Yale School of Medicine received a $100,000 gift on Wednesday from a pair of brothers, Tariq and Kamran Farid, to improve its psychological support services.
infant study

Hamlin explains babies’ mean streak

March 26, 2013 • 0
Though babies may seem innocent, a new study has found that infants might in fact have a mean streak. The study, which tested both 9- and 14-month-old babies, was published online in early March in the journal Psychological Science.  Lead author and former Yale psychology researcher Kiley Hamlin, currently a developmental psychology professor at the »
Yale’s Smilow Cancer Center was ranked the 35th best cancer hospital nationwide by the U.S. News and World Report.

Smilow climbs in rankings

March 7, 2013 • 0
Though only 3 years old, the Smilow Cancer Center at Yale is moving up the rankings as one of the best in the nation.