Ishana Aggarwal
Staff Reporter
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Prevent sexual misconduct? Have more women leaders, report says

Following a year embattled with sexual misconduct allegations against Yale School of Medicine faculty members, the Committee on the Status of Women in Medicine published […]

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Researchers detect unreported Zika outbreak in Cuba

Using only data collected from travelers to Cuba, researchers at Yale, Scripps Research Institute and Florida Gulf Coast University detected an outbreak of the Zika […]

Yale and Mayo Clinic receive $5 million to study opioid use

Yale University and Mayo Clinic received a grant for up to $5.3 million over two years by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to study […]

Study sheds light on HIV protein mechanisms

In a joint study by researchers at Yale, the University of Delaware and Northwestern University, scientists engineered assemblies of capsids — the protein shell of […]

Professors host conversations about the implications of artificial intelligence

On Friday, Yale professors from several departments hosted a workshop on artificial intelligence at 150 York St., engaging students and faculty in conversations about the […]

Researchers win $40 million to study opioid addiction

Yale School of Medicine researchers received $40 million in grants from the Veterans Affairs Cooperative Study for the purpose of studying treatment for opioid addiction, […]

Hackathon tackles mental health

Hack Mental Health, a hackathon aimed at developing technological solutions to mental health concerns, drew participants from around the world this past weekend. Sponsored by […]

Study finds association between PTSD treatment and compensation

A new study by researchers in Yale’s Department of Psychiatry has found that there is a correlation between the likelihood that veterans with post-traumatic stress […]

New research highlights lack of gun violence prevention measures

A new joint Yale–University of Pennsylvania study found that there is an extreme lack of violence intervention services for victims of gun-related violence. Published in […]

Yale Institute for Global Health announces first director

Earlier this week, the Yale Institute for Global Health — which was established in 2018 — announced its inaugural director, vaccine expert Saad B. Omer. […]

Novel drug combo may treat depression and addiction

A combination of ketamine and naltrexone may help treat those suffering from depression and substance abuse disorders, according to a new Yale study. Published in […]