Marisa Peryer
Staff Reporter
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New NIH policy secures parental leave for young researchers

The National Institutes of Health, a U.S. government agency that serves as the largest public funder of medical research in the world, announced a revised […]

The Primary Problem with Yale Medical School

The doctor is unavailable. The doctor is late. The doctor is not spending enough time with me. But the health care system, not the doctor, […]

Fairy tales and psychiatry and residents, oh my!

Fairy tales are a storytelling staple for children across cultures. These stories captivate young minds, allowing their imaginations to explore new worlds. An elective at […]

Two proteins hold potential for new cancer, HIV treatments

A recent study has identified two proteins that may unlock new treatments for cancer and chronic viral infections like HIV. These molecules, called Sprouty 1 […]

Hundreds overdosed on K2. But what is it?

The recent distribution of K2, a catch-all street name for synthetic cannabinoids, has caused one of New Haven’s worst health crises in years. More than […]

New guide lays out College STEM resources

As first years flock to campus to embark on their bright college years, students will have a new tool at their disposal as they navigate […]

Three suspects arrested for recent surge of K2 overdoses

New Haven Police Chief Anthony Campbell ’95 DIV ’09 named the suspects arrested in relation to the K2 distributions that caused over 100 people to overdose since Tuesday.

New neuroscience investments to benefit undergrads

Undergraduate neuroscience is set to dramatically expand in coming years amid the long-awaited release of a report outlining the future of STEM at Yale. The […]

University STEM report calls for establishment of neuroscience institute

The new institute is intended to strengthen Yale's neuroscience research by providing dedicated space for interdisciplinary, collaborative work.

Long-awaited STEM report calls for new research institutes

The recommendations in the report are expected to form the basis of Yale’s next capital campaign, a major fundraising push that will likely begin in the next year or so.

Yalies “tap off” to British, American artists

Described as amazing and delightful by attendees, the opening night of “The Great British Tap Off” by the tap-dancing group Taps at Yale was a […]