In Brief


May 17, 2018

Dr. Gerald Shulman wins American Diabetes Association’s highest honor

Dr. Gerald I. Shulman has won the 2018 Banting Medal for Scientific Achievement, the highest honor of the American Diabetes Assocation.

May 17, 2018

FAS dean announces new faculty appointments

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

May 9, 2018

Political scientist Jacob Hacker named as Radcliffe Institute fellow

The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University selected Jacob Hacker as a Radcliffe Institute fellow for 2018-2019.

April 24, 2018

Graduate student receives ACLS art fellowship

The American Council of Learned Societies awarded a Fellowship in American Art to Andrew P. Vielkind, a graduate student.

April 23, 2018

Business conference will address leadership through innovation

The Yale School of Management will host the inaugural Hidden Champions Conference on Friday, April 27 at Edward P. Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave.

April 18, 2018

Yale Opera students to perform with Orchestra New England

Soprano Leah Brzyski and baritone Bryan Murray of the Yale Opera program will appearwith Orchestra New England in a concert on Saturday, April 21.

April 17, 2018

Emergency physicians receive grant to advance treatment for opioid users

Yale researchers have received the first year of funding to develop health information technology intervention and deploy it across multiple healthcare systems.

April 16, 2018

Emergency medicine experts lead national effort to reduce harm from opioids

Dr. Arjun Venkatesh and Dr. Kathryn Hawk are lead investigators for the $1.4 million initiative.

April 13, 2018

David Vlahov receives award from Eastern Nursing Research Society

Vlahov, the associate dean for research at Yale School of Nursing, is one of the 2018 recipients of the “Distinguished Contributions to Nursing Research Award.”

April 13, 2018

Yale’s Michael Murrell receives Human Frontier Science Program award

The highly competitive award supports novel collaborations among teams of scientists working in different countries.