Latest News from Health Policy & Management
A Yale University doctor explains the complex issues surrounding the recent illnesses and deaths potentially linked to vaping.
- September 11, 2019
Yale Launches Comprehensive DNA Sequencing Project, With Aim of Predicting, Preventing, and Treating Gene-related Diseases
Generations, a collaboration between Yale School of Medicine and Yale New Haven Health System, is one of the largest DNA sequencing projects of its kind in the United States.
- September 10, 2019
In health care today, there's a great emphasis on amassing large databases of patient medical records, but for many patients the process of accessing their own records can be challenging—and it's completely "at odds with your federal rights," Harlan Krumholz, a cardiologist and professor at Yale School of Medicine, writes for NPR's "Shots."
- September 08, 2019
The death rate from heart disease plummeted nationally over several decades for all racial and ethnic groups, but the rate of decline has slowed slightly and African Americans and low-income individuals are still at a higher risk of developing the disease and dying from it, according to a report from the National Center of Health Statistics.
- September 04, 2019
The advent of the 5G era opens up limitless possibilities in improving lives and one sector that could see monumental advances is healthcare. CGTN's Mike Walter spoke with Chen Xi for more on how 5G technology can benefit the industry. Chen is an Assistant Professor at Yale School of Public Health.
- August 27, 2019
Five YSPH students practice public health at distinguished Cleveland Clinic over summer.
- August 27, 2019
BEIJING — China said it would reduce the penalties for the sale and import of unapproved drugs, effectively giving poor and critically ill patients the green light to access cheaper generic pharmaceuticals from other countries.
- August 21, 2019
A recent study found using single diagnosis codes, rather than grouped, and present on admission designations improved the accuracy of patient cost estimates.
- August 14, 2019
Faith Crittenden is pursuing the MPH between her third and fourth years of medical school.
- August 13, 2019
Alumna Yuna Lee is now an assistant professor of health policy at Columbia University.