October 2018 News

Cancer death disparities linked to poverty, lifestyle factors nationwide

October 5, 2018
Food insecurity, smoking, physical inactivity, and quality of health care the top factors linked to cancer death disparity rates in a new Yale study.

Yale faculty member and other alumni win MacArthur Fellowships

October 4, 2018
Faculty member Gregg Gonsalves and alumni Vijay Gupta, Titus Kaphar, Becca Heller, and Okwui Okpokwasili are recipients of this year’s “genius grants.”

Five-year grant awarded to improve health outcomes in New Haven

October 3, 2018
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has awarded YSPH affiliate Community Alliance for Research and Engagement up to $3.68 million over five years.

Editor to explore journalism’s role in alleviating distrust of science

October 1, 2018
Scientific American’s Michael Lemonick will speak at the Berkeley College Head of College House on Wednesday, Oct. 3 as a Poynter Fellow in Journalism.