Sci-Tech | 5:38 pm | April 20, 2013 | By Payal Marathe

Med School study deemed unethical

A five-year study performed on premature babies has been deemed unethical by the Public Citizen Health Research Group. The study, funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), lasted from 2004 until 2009, and was led by researchers at the University of Alabama at Birmingham along with 22 other medical centers across the nation – »

Sci-Tech | 9:43 pm | April 17, 2013 | By Jiwon Lee

Med School certified in addiction medicine

The School of Medicine has received accreditation for a new addiction program.

Yale School of Medicine is now certified to offer a program in addiction medicine, bringing the total of similar programs across the nation up to 18. On Tuesday, the American Board of Addiction Medicine Foundation accredited Yale for the new two-year program, which will train doctors in addiction diagnosis and treatment, including counseling and medication »

University | 4:04 pm | February 22, 2013 | By Julia Zorthian

Dept. of Defense will not fund training center

The Department of Defense will no longer award a $1.8 million grant to the School of Medicine to open a training center for Army soldiers, according to a statement from Deputy Public Affairs Officer for U.S. Special Operations Command Kenneth McGraw to the New Haven Register this morning. The Department of Defense retracted its original statement »

University | 10:41 pm | February 21, 2013 | By Julia Zorthian

Proposed DOD center on hold

The University will not move forward with development of the proposed Center for Operational Neuroscience until concerns raised by members of the Yale and New Haven communities are fully investigated, School of Medicine Dean Robert Alpern said in a Thursday night statement. “Members of the Yale and New Haven communities have raised concerns about a »