Using PET imaging, researchers have found that patients with schizophrenia have reduced levels of dopamine in their frontal cortex.
Irving Family’s $700 Million Bequest to Columbia and NYP Sets Stage for Dramatic Advances in Cancer Research and Care
Columbia University and NYP announced today that Florence Irving and her late husband, Herbert Irving, have given $700 million to the two institutions to dramatically advance research and clinical programs for the treatment of cancer.
Melissa Stockwell, MD, MPH, assistant professor of pediatrics and of population & family health, has spoken out to debunk seven myths about the measles vaccine.
Dodi Meyer, a force behind Columbia programs that provide service and learning opportunities in our neighborhood, has been honored with a community service award.
Five individuals were honored on Jan. 29 with 2014 P&S Awards for Excellence for exceptional performance and contributions to P&S and its community.
Using the same technology that made smartphone cameras possible, Columbia scientists are capturing images of molecules at a level of detail never before possible.
P&S’s Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs held its first Kenneth A. Forde Diversity Alliance Reception in December 2014.
Two Columbia University Medical Center faculty members were present today when President Obama provided details of the precision medicine initiative he announced during this year’s State of the Union address.
Children with early-onset scoliosis can be treated with a magnetic device that lengthens growing rods without twice-a-year surgery.
The opening reception for the traveling exhibition “Harry Potter's World: Renaissance Science, Magic, and Medicine” featured a lecture and costumes.
Full implementation of new hypertension guidelines could prevent 56,000 cardiovascular disease events (mostly heart attacks and strokes) and 13,000 deaths each year, without increasing overall health care costs.