Columbia University School of Nursing appoints new dean, Lorraine Frazier.
For women, even mild sleep problems can raise blood pressure, finds a new study.
Excess glutamate in the brain may spur psychosis in those at risk for schizophrenia, report CUMC investigators in a study published in Neuron.
Four young physician-researchers at P&S have received research funding from the Louis V. Gerstner Jr. Scholar Program.
A new Institute of Medicine report co-authored by Dr. Sandro Galea recommends ways to meet the urgent health needs of returning military service members.
The highly acclaimed film "The Interrupters" is an unusual look into the persistence of violence in our cities.
The virus that causes cold sores, along with other viral or bacterial infections, may be associated with cognitive problems; a new study from CUMC's Mira Katan and Mitch Elkind.
CUMC nutritionist Wahida Karmally offers tips for people interested in trying a Mediterranean-style diet.
More symptoms of depression and lower cognitive status are independently associated with a more rapid decline in the ability to handle tasks of everyday living, according to a study by CUMC researchers.
Philip (CC ‘71) and Cheryl Milstein (Barnard ‘82) have made a $20 million commitment to CUMC to support the new Medical and Graduate Education Bldg.
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The first evidence that selective activation of the dentate gyrus in the hippocampus can reduce anxiety without affecting learning - important therapeutic implications.