Columbia University School of Nursing appoints new dean, Lorraine Frazier.
For women, even mild sleep problems can raise blood pressure, finds a new study.
Prenatal folic acid supplements appear to reduce the risk for autistic spectrum disorders, according to a study in the Journal of the American Medical Association.
CUMC’s Christopher Henderson, PhD will serve as scientific director.
The 2012 P&S Awards for Excellence were presented January 31 in a ceremony at the Faculty Club in front of a crowd of department chairs, faculty, and staff.
P&S alumni who work with elite athletes must navigate complex doctor-patient relationships.
Researchers at Columbia Engineering and ICAP field-tested a low-cost "lab on a chip" in Rwanda that allows for fast HIV testing in remote areas.
Debby and Peter A. Weinberg, with several of their family members and friends, have given more than $7 million to help establish the Weinberg Family Cerebral Palsy Center at Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC).
The Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center has welcomed five new clinician-scientists specializing in leukemia.
Neurogenesis—the production of new neurons—may play a potential role in treating impaired pattern separation, which is associated with PTSD.
Work by the 2013 Crafoord Laureates has led to a new hypothesis that some cases of rheumatoid arthritis start in the lungs.
This study -- led by CUMC's Dr. Melodie Winawer -- is the first to confirm a shared genetic susceptibility to epilepsy and migraine.