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Dr. Carol Mason Shares the 2016 Antonio Champalimaud Vision Award with Three Others

September 08, 2016

Carol MasonDr. Carol Mason has shared the 2016 Antonio Champalimaud Vision Award with Dr. John Flanagan (Harvard Medical School), Dr. Christine Holt (Cambridge University) and Carla Shatz (Stanford)....

New Gross Anatomy Laboratory

June 17, 2016

New Gross LabThe Gross Anatomy laboratory in the recently dedicated Diana & Roy Vagelos Education Center.  This state of the art lab features surgical lighting, video cameras & audiovisual communication between all stations.....

Dr. Ellen Ezratty Selected as Recipient of the Dr. Ines Mandl Research Fellowship

April 11, 2016

Ellen EzrattyCongratulations to Dr. Ellen Ezratty, PhD, who has been selected as the recipient of the Dr. Ines Mandl Research Fellowship effective from July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2018....

A "Small" Token of Appreciation

March 7, 2016

Token of AppreciationColumbia's medical & dental students recently presented the Gross Anatomy faculty with a "small" token of appreciation; the 2 volume annotated translation of Vesalius' "De Humani Corporis Fabrica."

CUMC Newsroom: New Way to Identify Brain Tumor Aggressiveness

January 28, 2016

Looking at a brain tumor's epigenetic signature may help guide therapy ....

CUMC Newsroom: Improving Brain's Garbage Disposal May Slow Alzheimer's Disease

December 21, 2015

A drug that boosts activity in the brain's "garbage disposal" system can decrease levels of toxic proteins associated with Alzheimer's disease and other neurodegenerative disorders and improve cognition in mice, a new study ....

Dr. Umrao Monani Selected to Receive 2015 Sanofi Innovator Award

December 18, 2015

Umrao Monani Glut1 deficiency syndrome (Glut1 DS) is a rare but life-altering, pediatric, neurodevelopmental disorder caused by a deficiency of the Glucose Transporter 1 (Glut1) protein. Although the genetic ....

CUMC Newsroom: How Recurrent Strep A Infections Affect the Brain

December 15, 2015

Newly discovered route by which immune cells reach the brain may underlie an autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorder in children.

Dr. Peter Canoll Selected as Recipient of 2015 Fundamentals Outstanding Teacher Award

December 01, 2015

Dr. Peter CanollCongratulations to Dr. Peter Canoll for being selected by the P&S Class of 2018 as this year's recipient of the Fundamentals Outstanding Teacher Award.

Present Core Laboratory To Be Replaced With New Automated Laboratory in Harkness Building

November 06, 2015

The Clinical Laboratory Service at NYP/Columbia is happy to announce that on 11/8/2015 the present Core Laboratory on PH-3 will be replaced with a new Automated Laboratory on the third floor of the Harkness Building.

CUMC Newsroom: New York State Approves Columbia University's 467-Gene Cancer Panel

September 23rd, 2015

The Laboratory of Personalized Genomic Medicine at Columbia University Medical Center  (CUMC) has been granted full approval by the New York State Department of Health for the Columbia Combined Cancer Panel, (CCCP).

2015 Pathology Translational Research Retreat Presentations Award Winners and Images

September 09th, 2015

Please click the link below to view the event slideshow.

Dr. Antonia Sepulveda Wins 2015 Tumor Profiling Grant Award

August 11th, 2015

Dr. Antonia SepulvedaCongratulations to Dr. Sepulveda who was among the three recipients of the 2015 United States Affymetrix Tumor Profiling Grant Program, announced by Affymetrix, Inc.

Dr. Wasserman receives American Society of Cytopathology's President's Award

July 3rd, 2015

Dr. Patricia WassermanDrs. Roth and Shelanski are pleased to announce that Dr. Patricia Wasserman has been selected as the 2015 recipient of the American Society of Cytopathology’s President’s Award.  Initiated in 1992, this award is presented annually to a pathologist and/or cytotechnologist in recognition of contributions to the ASC.

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Wasserman on this prestigious award. We are proud of her exceptional dedication and service to the ASC.

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