The reduction in gun violence in poor neighborhoods could translate into hundreds of fewer shootings every year for cities affected by blighted spaces.
Simon Anthony, a Mailman epidemiologist, works with dolphins, seals, and flying fox monkeys to find clues to how viruses jump from animals to humans.
Mailman's Center for Infection and Immunity developed a new screening tool that produces up to 10,000-fold improvement in viral matches as compared with traditional methods.
Columbia Nursing interviews Walter Bockting, co-director of the CUMC LGBT Health Initiative, on his world-renowned research on transgender health.
A miniature therapy horse stopped by Columbia Physical Therapy, thanks to a nonprofit founded by Columbia neurosurgeon Dr. Garcia-Bengochea.
Columbia's dental school has received another Higher Education Excellence in Diversity award recognizing the school's commitment to diversity and inclusion.
New Columbia Nursing research has identified validated methods to measure health literacy, with a goal of improving health communications with and within Spanish-speaking populations.
The Columbia Combined Cancer Panel has been granted full approval by the New York State Department of Health.
Columbia will award the 2015 Horwitz Prize to S. Lawrence Zipursky, for discovering a molecular identification system that helps neurons to wire the brain.
Columbia Nursing's e-linc initiative, which aims to eliminate health disparities in elder LGBT population, met its goal of linking 100 patients with LGBT-friendly providers.
Mailman researchers find that teens had twice the odds of being nicotine dependent if one of their parents was nicotine dependent.