Yale SOM Healthcare Initiative

Recent News


New U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murphy ’03, MD ’03 is one of many alumni of Yale’s MBA/MD joint-degree program who have distinguished themselves as leaders throughout the healthcare sector.


The 11th annual Yale Healthcare Conference on April 10 explored preventing the worldwide spread of diseases, innovation in medicine through technology, and how companies can overcome barriers in creating personalized medicine.


Representatives of IBM discussed the healthcare applications for the company’s “cognitive computing system” in Professor Jeffrey Sonnenfeld’s class.


Teja Padma ’14 and her partners won the $25,000 prize for their startup Khushi Baby, which is developing a bracelet that will store a baby’s vaccination history on an electronic chip.


The 10th annual Yale Healthcare Conference, held at the Omni Hotel in New Haven, focused on ways providers and insurers can provide greater value amidst the uncertainty affecting the healthcare system.