Anesthesiology Residency Program Named an Apple Distinguished Program
January 13, 2017 The Department of Anesthesiology Residency Program at Weill Cornell Medicine and NewYork-Presbyterian has been recognized as an Apple Distinguished Program for its success in creating a digital learning environment using mobile technology.
The Mobile Stroke Unit — Saving Lives Through Early Intervention
January 12, 2017 When Roy Pizzarello suddenly had a stroke, he was fortunate to get to the hospital quickly. For stroke patients, such early intervention is vital. 
NewYork-Presbyterian, Columbia University Medical Center and Weill Cornell Medicine are Among Nation’s Healthcare Institutions to Support Updated HPV Vaccine Recommendations
January 11, 2017 NewYork-Presbyterian, Columbia University Medical Center and Weill Cornell Medicine are among the nation’s top healthcare institutions in supporting revised vaccination guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for the human papillomavirus.
Sandy’s Story: Finding Optimism in the Face of Lung Disease
January 5, 2017 For a survivor of both breast cancer and a brain aneurysm, Sandy Sherman considers her most recent diagnosis of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis to be “a blip on her screen.” Even though Sherman’s disease is irreversible, her steadfast optimism has helped drive research advances in pulmonary fibrosis – especially at Weill Cornell Medicine.
Dr. Fernando J. Martinez Named Chief of Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Weill Cornell Medicine and NewYork-Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center
January 5, 2017 Dr. Fernando J. Martinez has been named chief of the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Weill Cornell Medicine and NewYork-Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center.
Incidence of Metastatic Prostate Cancer in Older Men Increases Following Drop in PSA Screening
December 29, 2016 The incidence of metastatic prostate cancer in older men is rising after reaching an all-time low in 2011.
Research Reveals Codes That Control Protein Expression
December 21, 2016 An internal code in cellular molecules called messenger RNA predetermines how much protein they will produce.
New Model for Predicting Tumor Recurrence Could Benefit Liver Transplant Patients
December 20, 2016 A simple blood test may better predict which patients diagnosed with liver cancer will experience disease reoccurrence.
Organ Donation: From One Family To Another
December 19, 2016 After being diagnosed with acute liver failure last winter, Susan Draper and her family faced a sobering reality: she needed a new liver, and a living donor was not an option.
Corrupted Tumor Blood Vessels Spawn Cancer Stem Cells
December 15, 2016 The tumor microenvironment can determine whether cancer cells become aggressive cancer stem cells that are resistant to treatment and cause cancers to come back after therapy.

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