In Brief


January 28, 2019

Dr. Meir Kryger wins 2019 ATS Distinguished Achievement Award

Kryger is a pioneer in the field of sleep medicine and has seen the field evolve over his 45 plus- year career.

January 22, 2019

Yale lab receives gift to develop virtual reality tools

The play4REAL Lab at the Yale Center for Health & Learning Games has received a gift from Oculus Education, a Facebook-owned technology company.

January 10, 2019

Griswold Research Fund open to new applications

Applications are now being accepted for A. Whitney Griswold Faculty Research Fund awards.

January 9, 2019

Delphin-Rittmon to remain commissioner of DMHAS under Lamont administration

The agency provides services to over 100,000 people who live with mental health and substance use disorders.

January 7, 2019

Patrick O’Connor to chair National Clinician Scholars Program Board

The NCSP focuses on training future researchers and leaders in health care.

January 2, 2019

Yale experts receive grant to expand substance use disorder service

Project ASSERT is an innovative program that identifies patients with substance use disorders (SUD) and provides interventions and referral to treatment.

December 12, 2018

FAS dean announces new faculty appointments

Tamar Szabó Gendler, dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, announced three faculty appointments.

November 16, 2018

Dr. Jeanette Tetrault receives AMERSA Mentorship Award

Dr. Jeanette Tetrault, associate professor of medicine, has received the annual W. Anderson Spickard, Jr. Excellence in Mentorship Award.

November 15, 2018

Bring home a piece of the Peabody; museum holding online auctions

In preparation for the renovation of the Yale Peabody Museum, the museum will hold several online auctions of items it can no longer use.

November 7, 2018

Dr. Harvey Risch honored for pancreatic cancer research

Risch, professor of epidemiology (chronic diseases), is the recipient of the $50,000 Ruth Leff Siegel Award.