Conference to Explore Effect of Early Childhood Development on World Peace
In partnership with UNICEF and Queens University Belfast, the Early Childhood Peace Consortium (ECPC) at the Yale Child Study Center will host an open house conference at the Omni Hotel in New Haven this Thursday, Nov. 29 from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The organizing question for the event will be: “Can early childhood development advance ‘The Culture of Peace?’”
Deans’ Panel Discusses Crossing Boundaries at Alumni Assembly
A panel of deans, including Robert Alpern, dean of the Yale School of Medicine; Lynn Cooley, dean of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences; and Sten Vermund, dean of the Yale School of Public Health discussed how their respective schools have worked across disciplines to advance knowledge and understanding.
Assessing the impact of 2017's hurricanes on Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands
While the hurricanes that pummeled Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands in 2017 did great damage, a second and greater disaster unfolded in the weeks and months afterwards, argued Yale School of Medicine professor Marcella Nunez-Smith, MD, MHS at a forum during alumni weekend.
Experts Convene to Discuss Improving Reproducible Research Practices for Schools of Public Health
It is estimated that more than $200 billion is spent on biomedical research every year. The return on that investment is too low, agree a group of experts who gathered at the Yale School of Public Health to discuss reproducibility and transparency in research last week.
YSPH Alumni Rekindle Old Friendships at Annual Reunion, Consider Public Health Challenges Associated with Forced Migrations
Conflict and violence, and the ensuing global mass migration that follows, are the “calling of our time” and require a sustained public health response to alleviate human suffering and disease, said Neal Keny-Guyer, chief executive officer of the global humanitarian organization Mercy Corps.
Fostering Cross-Campus Collaboration at Yale on the Global Non-Communicable Disease Crisis
The Yale Network for Global Non-Communicable Diseases (NGN) cordially invites you to its inaugural interdisciplinary symposium on Oct. 27: Fostering Cross-Campus Collaboration at Yale on the Global Non-Communicable Disease Crisis
School of Public Health Volunteers Give Back to the Community, Celebrate Dean Cleary’s Legacy
More than 130 volunteers from the Yale School of Public Health—faculty, students, alumni and staff—fanned out around New Haven and into nearby towns on Thursday to give back to the community and to honor the accomplishments of Dean Paul Cleary, who is retiring soon after leading the school for 10 years.
Climate Scientist Promotes Carbon Fee and Dividend System to Reduce Burning of Fossil Fuels
Excerpts of conversation between climate scientist James Hansen and Robert Dubrow, professor of epidemiology and faculty director of the initiative at Yale's School of Public Health, recorded and produced by Melinda Tuhus.Source: Between the Lines