In the latest Columbia Psychiatry/NYS Psychiatric Institute BlogTalkRadio episode, two experts from the department of psychiatry discussed health and well-being across the lifespan of LGBT individuals.
A new study, involving roundworms, shows that starvation induces specific changes in so-called small RNAs and that these changes are inherited through at least three consecutive generations, without any DNA involvement.
Ophthalmology chair George “Jack” Cioffi is elected president of the ColumbiaDoctors faculty practice organization, succeeding Louis Bigliani, president for the past three years.
Fogarty International Center has awarded $5.8 million to NYSPI and four other institutions to support work in low- and middle-income countries.
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital will provide enhanced care and expertise to Westchester County through its new alliance with Lawrence Hospital.
CUMC Celebrates acknowledges faculty, staff, and students at CUMC who receive major research grants or earn prestigious honors, as well as gifts made by donors.
Discussion about PTSD raises more questions than answers. Our public health researchers are working to shed light on them.
By switching off a single gene, Columbia scientists have converted human gastrointestinal cells into insulin-producing cells.
Kendrick Cato, PhD, associate research scientist at Columbia Nursing, searches for infection sources in an unlikely place: electronic records.
Using fMRI, Columbia psychiatrists are looking for signs of PTSD in the brain that may help physicians personalize treatment. June 27, 2014, is National PTSD Awareness Day.
Emily Casciano, a dietician at the Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center, loves helping her patients learn healthy eating habits early.