Dr. Henry W. Murray has been appointed to Student Ombudsperson, coinciding with Weill Cornell Medicine’s newly created Student Ombudsperson Office. Dr. Murray will serve as a neutral and independent party assisting students through discussion and by providing valuable information to address their concerns and resolve problems. Dr. Murray is a former Chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases and the Arthur R. Ashe Professor of Medicine.
The Results, Rewards and Recognition Committee (R3) of the Weill Department of Medicine completed its bimonthly review. Congratulations to our Super Star winners: Awilda Crespo, Natividad Esparza-Casquete, Arthur Perry, and Lauren Meador.
After a nationwide search, Dr. Augustine M.K. Choi has been appointed to serve as the Stephen and Suzanne Weiss Dean of Weill Cornell Medicine and Cornell University’s provost for medical affairs.
A new summer program is enabling Weill Cornell medical students to learn about the intersection between medicine and business. The students are exposed to leadership and management activities over 8 weeks, including hospital administration, finance, patient safety, and research projects.