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Dr. Anthony Hollenberg

Anthony Hollenberg, M.D.
Chair, Weill Department of Medicine

As the Chair of the Joan and Sanford I. Weill Department of Medicine, I look forward to the extraordinary journey ahead with the utmost enthusiasm. We are indebted to those pioneering physicians and scientists who drove the major discoveries over the past century, but we cannot rest on their laurels. Today's world of translational research offers undiscovered vistas to explore that will open the door to life-saving therapies. An ever-expanding universe of biomedical sciences, genomics, and technological tools will provide the key.

New York City offers an ideal setting for our pursuits, a multicultural academic mecca providing a full spectrum of patient cohorts and diseases that is unparalleled anywhere in the world. Our researchers are collaborating on projects nationally and internationally with colleagues at the Clinical and Translational Science Center (CTSC) here at Weill Cornell Medicine/NewYork-Presbyterian, as well as with our neighboring world-class institutions, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Rockefeller University, and Hospital for Special Surgery. Read more


Events

GIM Grand Rounds

GIM Grand Rounds

Dec 03, 2020
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Speaker: Brita Roy, M.D. Title: Collective Well-being: A Framework to Improve Population Health For Zoom details, email Katelyn Zingg

Medical Ethics Seminar Series

Medical Ethics Seminar Series

Dec 03, 2020
5:00pm to 6:00pm

"Should Clinical Medicine be Regulated like Research?" Tom L. Beauchamp, PhD Professor of Philosophy, Philosophy Department (Emeritus) Senior Research Scholar at the Kennedy...

23rd Annual Controversies in the Management of the Patient with HIV

23rd Annual Controversies in the Management of the Patient with HIV

Dec 04, 2020
9:00am to 1:00pm

This is our 23rd annual update on HIV infection. The course is intended for practitioners (primarily physicians but also nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and registered...

Reiki 1 Course at Integrative Health and Wellbeing

Reiki 1 Course at Integrative Health and Wellbeing

Dec 04, 2020
10:00am to 3:00pm

Integrative Health & Wellbeing

Reiki I teaches us how to use Reiki for ourselves, and how to share it with others. It is ideal for primary caregivers and those caring for loved ones who may be ill, as well as...

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News

Dr. Scherl Receives Prestigious Rosenthal Humanitarian Award from the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation

Crohns and Colitis Foundation "Great Gutsby" invitation
Dr. Scherl’s distinguished career and pioneering advances in IBD were celebrated in a virtual event with research collaborators, medical colleagues, the families of patients, and friends.

Dr. Rafii Wins NIH Outstanding Investigator Award: A New Era in Modern Regenerative Medicine

Dr. Shahin Rafii
The award, which will support Dr. Rafii’s project to accelerate regenerative medicine technology, provides $1 million per year (including direct and indirect costs) for seven years.

Dr. Weinsaft and Dr. Kim Publish Critical Findings on Damage to the Heart’s Right Ventricle from COVID-19

Transthoracic two-dimensional color Doppler echocardiography. Credit: Shutterstock.
Published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, Drs. Jonathan Weinsaft and Jiwon Kim have shown that an echocardiogram is a useful tool in evaluating COVID-19 patients who have damage to the heart’s right ventricle.

Study on T-Cells from Recovered COVID-19 Patients Shows Promising Results: Dr. Jones and Collaborators Publish Findings in Blood

Dr. Brad Jones
Dr. Brad Jones, Division of Infectious Diseases, began a collaboration several years ago involving T-cell therapy approaches to HIV that has played a key role in a breakthrough study on COVID-19.

Dr. Sonnenberg Receives ICIS-LUMINEX John R. Kettman Award for Excellence in Interferon & Cytokine Research

Dr. Gregory Sonnenberg
Dr. Gregory F. Sonnenberg has been recognized for his “innovative research program which continues to make seminal scientific contributions at the interface of immunology and microbiology.”

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Residency training in Internal Medicine

The Joan and Sanford I. Weill Department of Medicine is home to one of the country's premiere internal medicine residency programs.