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Looking is Not Seeing

YSN GEPN students visit the Yale Art Gallery to experience the "Looking is Not Seeing" program, which aims to help students develop and hone their observation, problem-solving, and assessment skills by working with original works of art with a strong narrative. Photo by Ashley Abel.

Yale Day of Service

Join us for a YSN sponsored, campus-wide, country-wide Yale Day of Service titled Newborns in Need on Saturday, May 7th, from 9:00-11:00am at YSN. Over the coming weeks, we will work together to collect items essential to mothers and their newborns. Then, as a community, we will gather on May 7th to assemble newborn bags that will be presented to new mothers at St. Raphael's. RSVP to Caitlin.Gasiorski@yale.edu.

Pediatric Blood Pressure

At YSN, the role of the pediatric nurse practitioner as a member of an interprofessional team and coordinator across systems of care within the context of family is emphasized. Photo by Ashley Abel.


YSN News

Yale Home Visiting Intervention Receives Grant from Kellogg Foundation for National Expansion

April 21, 2016 - Minding the Baby® (MTB), a community-based home visiting intervention developed at Yale University for young families in New Haven, has been awarded a three-year grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF). The goal is to support infrastructure development and national expansion of the MTB model in order to improve health and development outcomes in young, vulnerable families during the transition to parenthood.

New Haven Mayor Toni Harp at YSN: Building a Healthier New Haven

April 18, 2016 – YSN welcomed New Haven Mayor Toni Harp on April 12 as the 2016 Sybil Palmer Bellos lecturer. In her lecture titled "'SEE' - A Vision for a Healthy New Haven," Mayor Harp discussed plans her administration has for building a healthier New Haven community, including the importance of decreasing childhood violence.

Implications of AACN Report on Nursing’s Role in Advancing Healthcare

April 6, 2016 - The American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) and Manatt Health released a report titled Advancing Healthcare Transformation: A New Era for Academic Nursing, which addresses how baccalaureate and higher degree schools of nursing can amplify their role in improving health and health care at the local, state, and national levels. YSN Annie Goodrich Professor Margaret Grey, DrPH, RN, FAAN, served as a special advisor on the report.

Spring Break Babies

March 31, 2016 - Written by Katie Temes '17 - It’s finally springtime in Connecticut. Buds are appearing on trees, bulbs are sprouting their perennial flowers, and babies all over New Haven are being born.

Upcoming Events

Second Annual Sleep Research Symposium
April 29, 2016
8:00am-3:00pm at YSN
Keynote Speakers:
Judith Owens & Kingman Strohl
RSVP to Frances.Hackerman@yale.edu
Sponsored by the Yale Center for Sleep Disturbance in Acute & Chronic Conditions, YSN's Biobehavioral Laboratory, and the Yale Program in Sleep Medicine

Student Discrimination and Harassment Reporting and Response

This website outlines the informal and formal processes by which students can report, discuss with an administrator, or file a complaint about discrimination or harassment; describes university policies and federal and state laws; and highlights support resources within the Yale community.