A week before graduating, Columbia medical students in the VP&S Class of 2018 led a health and wellness fair at the Fort Washington Men’s Shelter.
Mailman School students opt for careers in social enterprise, a field that combines business strategy with a social mission.
A newly launched program in Environmental Health Sciences at the Mailman School aims to recruit minorities to STEM fields.
The incoming Mailman School of Public Health class embarks on their journey to become public health researchers and practitioners.
The biomedical research community has felt the squeeze of a lean NIH budget for many years but relief may be in sight.
Researchers have discovered why long-term use of levodopa treatment commonly leads to a side effect that can be as debilitating as Parkinson’s disease itself.
P&S student Thomas Graf describes his work as a volunteer with an Ohio hospice care center during his college years and how it helps him now as a medical student.
The summer biostatistics training program at the Mailman School of Public Health aimed to bring a more diverse group of students to STEM fields and to public health research.
A study by Mailman School of Public Health researchers links exposure to famine in the first trimester of pregnancy with the risk of developing diabetes in later life.
Several rare medical texts with striking imagery are newly available online thanks to CUMC’s Augustus C. Long Health Sciences Library.
Columbia engineers and P&S researchers have developed a way to deliver drugs that may provide more effective treatments for many lung diseases.