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.
Columbia researchers identify immune cells responsible for destroying hair follicles in people with alopecia areata and restore hair growth with an FDA-approved drug
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.
The Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs helps students to experience, celebrate, and appreciate the multicultural nature of their classmates, patients, and neighbors.
“NY Med” follows patients, loved ones, and those caring for them at NYP/CUMC. The season premieres on ABC on June 26, 2014, at 10 p.m.