September 2017 News

Experts to discuss gems and minerals around the world at Peabody symposium

September 28, 2017
The 2017 Yale Mineral and Gem Symposium will take place at the Peabody Museum on Saturday, Oct. 21.

Researchers mobilize to save storm-ravaged Monkey Island

September 26, 2017
Researchers are working to save a valued research site devastated by Hurricane Maria — both the rhesus monkeys who live there and the staff who support them.

Hospital mortality rates after heart attack differ by age

September 25, 2017
Researchers show that hospital mortality rates for older patients with heart attack are not necessarily representative of mortality rates for younger adults.

Study will test new technique to prevent viral infections during pregnancy

September 25, 2017
The technique can identify women at risk for serious complications and allow for interventions to improve pregnancy outcomes.

Researchers explore prominence of weight and race in Super Bowl ads

September 25, 2017
Researchers viewed 241 TV commercials, screening the actors for body size and racial and ethnic diversity.

Professor developing mobile app to help break cycle of domestic violence

September 25, 2017
Trace Kershaw will develop a data-driven behavioral intervention using a mobile app designed to improve decision-making of mothers and daughters.

Making Sense of Emotion: Innovating Emotional Intelligence

September 21, 2017
Dr. Frank John Ninivaggi, assistant clinical professor of child psychiatry (Rowman & Littlefield)