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.
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.
NYP/CUMC welcomes new director of aortic surgery and of the Cardiovascular Institute.
Dr. Larson is a pioneer in promoting hand hygiene for infection prevention and control.
Technique induces insulin production in the livers of patients who require a total pancreatectomy.
Columbia will participate in a national program to ensure that medical graduates are able to perform core activities when they start their residency training.
Research shows that the kidney can sense bacterial infections in the bladder and launch an attack by flooding the urinary tract with an antimicrobial protein.
Study: Mothers and children who are overweight fail to recognize abnormal weight, which may lead to distorted perceptions of what is acceptable and healthy.
National magazine honors Columbia’s College of Dental Medicine for its commitment to diversity and inclusion.
A study that revealed the origins of the Askhenazi Jewish population will advance personalized medicine.
A nine-foot tall Buddha statue will spend five months in Mitchel Square Park as part of a 100-block art installation.