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10/21/2016
On Oct. 6, Yale's Schools of Medicine and of Public Health hosted a press conference convened by Connecticut Governor Dannel P. Malloy to receive the state's final report and strategic plan on fighting the...
10/21/2016
On average, two people die of drug overdose every day in Connecticut. Although the growing availability of the overdose antidote naloxone has saved many lives, the death toll from opioid overdose is still...
10/10/2016
A Yale School of Public Health researcher and CIRA affiliated scientist is one of the 2016 recipients of the NIH Director’s New Innovator Award. The prestigious award funds the work of investigators who are...
10/09/2016
Dr. Sten H. Vermund, a professor of pediatrics, medicine, health policy, and obstetrics and gynecology at Vanderbilt University, has been named by President Peter Salovey and School of Medicine Dean Dr. Robert...
10/09/2016
Age plays a significant role in the mental and emotional well being of lesbian, gay and bisexual (LGB) veterans of the U.S. military, new research led by the Yale School of Public Health has found.Younger LGB...
10/09/2016
It has been 35 years since the first case of HIV/AIDS was recorded in Connecticut, and since then, Yale has been at the forefront of scientific interventions to address the challenges posed by the epidemic....
09/26/2016
Dr. Amy Justice and colleagues, Drs. David Fiellin, Scott Braithwaite, and Janet Tate received an award from NIAAA to support a Consortium to Improve OutcoMes in HIV/AIDS, Alcohol, Aging, and multi-Substance...
09/25/2016
Robert Heimer, CIRA scientist and Professor at the Yale School of Public Health, was a featured guest on a national public radio program focused on the state of the epidemic, contributions from the research...
09/11/2016
An in-depth review of scientific studies on the criminalization of HIV exposure in the United States has just been published in AIDS Behavior, http://rdcu.be/kcoA. Dini Harsono, Assistant Director for Clinical...
09/10/2016
The Connecticut Opioid REsponse Initiative (CORE) is a strategic plan from Yale experts in response to the state's opioid and overdose epidemics. It recommends:expanding access to effective, medication-based...