Preterm birth is the leading cause of newborn death in the United States and the leading killer of children under age 5 worldwide.
Dietary cocoa flavanols—naturally occurring bioactives found in cocoa—reversed age-related memory decline in healthy older adults, according to a study led by CUMC scientists.
Study compares robot-assisted surgery with conventional laparoscopic surgery for benign gynecologic conditions.
Columbia University will award the 2014 Louisa Gross Horwitz Prize to James P. Allison, PhD, of the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.
Four Columbians join a state task force that will implement New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s three-point plan to end the AIDS epidemic.
Precision medicine for lung cancer is now allowing some patients to live for years with advanced disease, and better therapies are in the works.
Founded in the 1980s, Reflexions is published under the auspices of the P&S Club, the student activities organization of Columbia’s College of Physicians and Surgeons
Hospital to be a founding sponsor and the official hospital of the Club.
Unlike many robots, which mimic human capabilities, robotic exoskeletons and other robotic interfaces train humans to regain lost abilities.
Student Health Service celebrated its inaugural accreditation from the AAAHC, a culmination of three years of hard work.
On Friday, CUMC celebrated the grand opening of the new Barnes & Noble campus store and Starbucks cafe in Hammer with musical performances, a book reading, and, of course, coffee.
Prepare a hearty and healthy Thanksgiving dinner with ingredients from the Greenmarket and recipes from the Institute of Human Nutrition.
Columbia medical students wanted a way to learn about global health, so they helped create a lecture series.