This video celebrates eminent P&S alumni, including the father of modern American surgical education and the co-inventor of the world’s first artificial heart valve.
CUMC’s Summer Program for Underrepresented Students celebrated its 15th anniversary this summer with one of its largest classes in the program’s history.
The 152 members of the Class of 2021 received their white coats on a date of historical meaning during the 250th anniversary of P&S.
In 1767, the governors of King's College unanimously approved a petition from New York physicians to establish the medical school that would become P&S.
Pediatric cardiologist Sylvia Preston Griffiths, MD, is in her seventh decade of teaching at P&S.
Columbia professor Dr. David Hosack served for years as Alexander Hamilton's—and Aaron Burr's—family doctor and attended to Hamilton after his famous duel with Burr on July 11, 1804.