Medical and public health research, practice and education regularly utilize race as a biologically relevant variable, operating upon historical systems of oppression.
February 26, 2023
Governor Ned Lamont laid out a sweeping budget proposal to cancel billions of medical debt in Connecticut. But patient advocates for Connecticut’s most vulnerable populations and progressive legislators say this may not be action enough.
February 12, 2023
Yale-New Haven Health system is seeking state approval to acquire three new hospitals in northern and central Connecticut to access novel patient populations in Waterbury, Manchester and Rockville. The system hopes to level the playing field with its largest state competitors like Hartford Healthcare.
November 11, 2022
Welcome the Yale Daily News’ special issue celebrating Asian American and Pacific Islander communities! We are incredibly excited to present a mix of reported content and thoughtful personal essays as well as multimedia and artwork.
April 29, 2022
Public health researchers shared their thoughts on the equity of global vaccine distribution at a June event hosted by the School of Medicine.
September 2, 2021
Before bringing students to campus last fall, Yale made a COVID-19 dashboard to track case counts among students, faculty and staff. Throughout the year, Yale […]
May 31, 2021
When the COVID-19 pandemic took the world by storm, Yale scientists were at the forefront of national efforts to understand the science of the SARS-CoV-2 […]
May 23, 2021
At a Zoom event co-sponsored by various student affinity groups at the Yale School of Nursing on April 12, a racist Zoombombing occurred during a conversation about racism in healthcare.
May 7, 2021
The News conducted interviews with three prominent Asian American researchers and professors at Yale, who have each contributed tremendously to science.
May 2, 2021
On April 8, STEM and Health Equity Advocates at Yale, or SHEA, invited Patricia Nez Henderson SPH ’94 MED ’00 to discuss diverse perspectives on […]
April 16, 2021
On March 26, students, faculty and staff were notified in an email from Yale’s Environmental Health & Safety Department, or EHS, that benzene, a substance […]
April 1, 2021