Columbia University Medical Center has presented Andrew Hattersley, DM, and Mark McCarthy, MD, with the 16th Naomi Berrie Award for Outstanding Research in Diabetes, for their work on the genetics of the disease.
Several CUMC researchers received grants from the NIH’s new BRAIN Initiative, a 12-year research program launched last year by President Obama.
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.
Medical center faculty members distinguished in engineering, neuroscience, and biological sciences were elected Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
Preterm birth is the leading cause of newborn death in the United States and the leading killer of children under age 5 worldwide.
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.