State of the Department Presentation 2013 (click here)
Annual Report 2013
The Annual Report provides an in-depth view of the Department of Medicine's latest news in patient care services, breakthrough research, innovative educational programs for residents and fellows, Honors, Awards and a Financial Report. (click here)
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- Hematology/Medical Oncology
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Dr. Vivian Bykerk, on staff at the Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) and an Associate Professor of Medicine ( Department of Medicine) at Weill Cornell, presented advances in arthritis research at the annual meeting of the American College of Rheumatology/Association of Rheumatology Health Professions.
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What are The Options for Patients with Severe Disorders of Consciousness?: Dr. Fins Receives Distinguished Lectureship, Publishes Scholarly Paper, Pens an Upcoming Book Rights Come to Mind
Joseph J. Fins, M.D.,M.A.C.P., Chief of the Division of Medical Ethics, recently received the 37th Annual John S. Young Lectureship for which he spoke at Denver's Craig Hospital, a premier rehabilitation facility for patients with spinal cord and brain injuries. Read More
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Dr. Ype de Jong, Assistant Professor of Medicine (Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology), was interviewed on NY1 regarding recent public outreach about hepatitis C in New York. He also speaks about the rapidly evolving management of this serious disease that infects the liver through blood products, and which can cause cirrhosis and liver cancer.
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Dr. Gail Roboz, Associate Professor of Medicine and Director of the Leukemia Program at NYP/WC, has been named lead investigator for a Sunesis Pharmaceuticals-funded clinical trial for the treatment of MDS (myelodysplastic syndrome).
It was more good news for the Melnick Lab, internationally recognized for its work on cancer and epigenetics, when Wendy Béguelin, Ph.D. learned that her project abstract had been selected for presentation at the plenary session of the 55th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hematology (ASH) being held this weekend in New Orleans, LA.
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Department of Medicine physicians (Drs. Jennifer Lee, Fran Ganz-Lord, Judy Tung and Tara Bishop) have published a pivotal paper on patient care transitions in Academic Medicine (November 2013).
Celebrating the first year of the newly launched Star Performer Employee Recognition Program, the DoM hosted a party at the Griffis Faculty Club on November 7. All Star Performers and Super Star Winners, who were announced over the past year, were honored in speeches given by members of the Results, Rewards & Recognition (RRR) Committee. Read More
Dr. Jeffrey Laurence, an internationally recognized expert on HIV-AIDS and a Professor of Medicine in the Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology, appeared in an HBO documentary on AIDS. Read More
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Dr. Tara Palmore, a graduate of the NYP/WC residency training program in internal medicine, has received a 2013 "Service to America Award" (Science and Environmental Medal). A federal employee with the NIH, she was instrumental in stopping the spread of a deadly hospital-acquired infection leading to a groundbreaking model for the health care industry. Read More
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