May 2019

Academic Business Advisors, LLC

If you could go back in time … What would we tell ourselves 6 months ago?

It is all about relationships. Our first Kickoff Meeting between the play2PREVENT Lab at Yale and Schell Games was intimidating for both sides. We had a challenging task: develop a digital interactive prototype that allowed students to assess their school climate and then empowered them to take action and improve it.

February 2019

Yale Daily News

Yale lab receives gift to develop VR game against youth vaping

"Yale lab receives gift to develop VR game against youth vaping,"

January 2019

Yale School of Medicine

Meet p2P’s Director Dr. Lynn Fiellin

"Meet Yale Internal Medicine: Lynn E. Fiellin, MD, associate professor of medicine (general internal medicine) and in the Child Study Center" More >

October 2018

Yale Daily News

Yale hosts “Flipped Science Fair”

March 2018

CVS Health

CVS Health Launches Year Three of Be The First, Its $50 Million Initiative To Help Deliver a Tobacco-Free Generation

CVS Health announced that it will award $10 million in 2018 to continue to support youth smoking prevention and education programs and strategies throughout the United States. Among the new investments being delivered in 2018 are a $1.4 million grant to the play2PREVENT Lab at the Yale Center for Health & Learning Games. More >

March 2018

Yale News

Yale videogame research lab receives grant to tackle smoking among teens

The Yale Center for Health & Learning Games has received a three-year, $1.4 million grant to study and disseminate their videogame intervention, smokeSCREEN, to raise awareness and prevent smoking and use of electronic cigarettes among teens. More >

December 2017


Boost for Method to Curb Teen Smoking

A gift from CVS Health Foundation to the Yale Center for Health & Learning Games will focus on getting the tobacco prevention videogame intervention, smokeSCREEN, into kids hands. More >

November 2017

Broadly - VICE

The Role-Playing Video Game Where Teens Navigate Sex

An article about the videogame, PlayForward: Elm City Stories. More >

September 2017

Yale News

Videogame boosts sex health IQ and attitudes in minority teens