Yale University

Ickovics Takes on New Role at Yale-NUS College

After 20 years of leadership in CIRA, Dr. Jeannette Ickovics will step down from her role as Deputy Director as she prepares to take on a new role as Visiting Professor at the Yale-National University of Singapore during the 2017-2018 academic year.

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Yale experts question push for ‘abuse-deterrent’ Rx opioids

In response to the rise in opioid overdose deaths nationwide, pharmaceutical companies have developed formulations of prescription opioids designed to prevent tampering or abuse. These “abuse-deterrent” forms, however, are expensive and may not actually have the intended effect, say experts from...

Millions of New HIV Infections Can be Averted, YSPH Model Predicts

Though there have been extraordinary advances in HIV/AIDS treatment in the past several years, the disease remains a serious health concern worldwide. Promising developments in HIV vaccines are occurring all the time, but their potential long-term impact is still unknown. Using a novel mathematical...