Department of Medicine
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

Heme/Onc Grand Rounds: Please Make it OK: Anxiety in the Care of Cancer Patients

Heme/Onc Grand Rounds: Please Make it OK: Anxiety in the Care of Cancer Patients

Apr 23, 2019
8:00am to 9:00am

Weill Cornell Medical College

Dr. Guy Maytal, M.D. Chief of Integrated Care and Psycho-Oncology Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry Department of Psychiatry Weill Cornell Medicine New York, NY

Medicine Grand Rounds - Health and Healthcare for All - Equity and Justice Focus in NYC

Medicine Grand Rounds - Health and Healthcare for All - Equity and Justice Focus in NYC

Apr 24, 2019
8:00am to 9:00am

Uris Auditorium

Herminia Palacio, MD, MPH Deputy Mayor for Health and Human Services City of New York

Complimentary Meditation & Reiki Healing Circle

Complimentary Meditation & Reiki Healing Circle

Apr 24, 2019
1:30pm to 2:00pm

David H. Koch Center

Join us at Integrative Health and Wellbeing at NewYork-Presbyterian, in collaboration with Weill Cornell Medicine, for a free 30-minute express healing circle that will include a...
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News

Geriatrics on the Move: Dr. Mehta Receives Fulbright-Nehru Fellowship

Dr. Sonal Mehta
Dr. Mehta’s work in the city of Pune, which is a hub for academic excellence in India, will involve implementing geriatric palliative care education for interdisciplinary providers across various healthcare settings.

Dr. Reem Z. Sharaiha Appointed to Director of Interventional Endoscopy

Dr. Reem Sharaiha
Dr. Sharaiha will oversee a newly expanded interventional group, as well as advanced endoscopy training at the NewYork-Presbyterian's Greenberg Pavilion and David H. Koch Center.

Dr. Longman Appointed to Director of the Jill Roberts Center for Inflammatory Bowel Disease (JRC)

Dr. Randy Longman
Building upon the division’s strong legacy in the field of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), Dr. Longman will oversee and expand clinical, research and educational activities at the JRC.

Dr. Calfee Wins Coveted Physician of the Year Award

Dr. David Calfee
This award is bestowed by the Department of Nursing at NYP/WC in recognition of physicians who consistently practice with nursing and support staff in a collaborative, collegial, and respectful manner.

Dr. Silver Receives 2019 ELN Merit Award at the 16th European LeukemiaNet Symposium

Dr. Silver receives the ELN Award
Dr. Silver received the award in recognition of his contributions to international integration of research in the field of leukemia.

Clinical Trials

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Weill Department of Medicine Annual Report

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Established in 1991 thanks to the generosity of donors and friends, the Fund for the Future has supported a tradition of excellence in the Joan and Sanford I. Weill Department of Medicine.

Residency training

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.