Two 2014 graduates of Columbia’s College of Physicians and Surgeons are profiled in AMSNY’s “Meet New York State’s Newest Doctors” series.
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.
Psychiatrist Dr. Paul Appelbaum says it is misleading to identify mental illness as a primary cause of violence.
Several drugs in development for pancreatic cancer dissolve the dense tissue that surrounds and protects the tumors, but new research shows why some may not work.
During a U.S. News Twitter chat on #SunHealth, Dr. Larisa Geskin offered expert advice on sunscreen, sunglasses, and more.
P&S students practice everything from taking medical histories—with actors playing the part of “standardized patients”—to resuscitation on high-tech mannequins.
A three-day symposium organized by the Columbia Aging Center at the Mailman School in concert with Columbia School of Journalism brought together leading experts on aging and journalists who cover the issue.
Institute of Medicine report calls into question the millions of dollars spent on service members’ mental health.
A Columbia Nursing study found that eHealth interventions are associated with reductions in risky sexual behaviors and increases in HIV testing among men who have sex with men.
A Mailman student helped a community health center translate complex health information into accessible writing for its website.
When a CUMC office is renovated, gently used furniture goes to local community partners, thanks to a CUMC program developed by Facilities Management.