Study compares robot-assisted surgery with conventional laparoscopic surgery for benign gynecologic conditions.
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.
Archives exhibit celebrates expansion of the first academic medical center.
Columbia Nursing confronts the Ebola outbreak, a tragic, textbook example of a public health crisis.
The medical center community took part in the milestone by leaving its mark on the structure’s final beam.
The 2014 winners of the Nobel Prize in Medicine or Physiology were at Columbia in January 2014, accepting the 2013 Louisa Gross Horwitz Prize.
Columbia University will award the 2014 Louisa Gross Horwitz Prize to James P. Allison, PhD, of the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.
The benefits of education are often framed in terms of the short-term future, i.e., employment. But research finds a future benefit, too: staving off late-life cognitive decline.
The last beams of the new building will be placed in October, some bearing the signatures of faculty, students, and staff.
David Goldstein, PhD, will join Columbia University as professor of genetics and development in the College of Physicians and Surgeons and director of a new Institute for Genomic Medicine in partnership with NewYork-Presbyterian, effective January 1, 2015.
NYP/CUMC welcomes new director of aortic surgery and of the Cardiovascular Institute.