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A Message from Interim Dean Augustine M.K. Choi

I am honored to serve as interim dean, at a time when Weill Cornell Medicine is experiencing a period of unprecedented growth and making remarkable advances in its mission to care, discover, and teach.

Increasingly, patients throughout New York City are benefitting from the exceptional care provided by Weill Cornell Medicine physicians. The ranks of our brilliant scientific investigators are being strengthened with nationally recognized recruits, the creation of cross-disciplinary research centers, and an infusion of entrepreneurial spirit. Our students are engaging with a new and innovative medical curriculum, as they train to become the healthcare leaders of tomorrow.

I look forward to working with our talented physicians, scientists, students, staff, and alumni as our institution continues to lead the way in academic medicine. Together, we are Weill Cornell Medicine.

Augustine M.K. Choi, M.D.

Interim Dean, Weill Cornell Medical College
Interim Provost for Medical Affairs, Cornell University
Weill Chairman, Joan and Sanford I. Weill Department of Medicine

Dr. Augustine M.K. Choi

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Dean's Letter - May 2016

(May 11, 2016)
Dear Weill Cornell Medicine Community, Together we have accomplished so much during my time as dean. Weill Cornell Medicine was firmly set on a trajectory of growth when I arrived here in 2012. We have kept that forward momentum going so successfully that we became the fastest growing medical school in the country in terms of revenue between 2009-2014. Our mission to care, discover, and teach--all in the service of patients--has never been in clearer focus. An increasing number of...

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Four students from the class of 2018 talk with Dr. Laurie H. Glimcher

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