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

Cardiology Grand Rounds

Cardiology Grand Rounds

Dec 02, 2019
12:00pm to 1:00pm

C.V. Starr Pavilion, ST-416 520 E. 70th St., New York, NY 10021

"Precision Medicine for Advanced Cardiovascular Phenotyping " Jane A. Leopold, MD FACC, FAHA, FSCAI Brigham and Women's Hospital, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

Complimentary Meditation and Reiki Healing Circle

Complimentary Meditation and Reiki Healing Circle

Dec 04, 2019
1:15pm to 2:00pm

Integrative Health and Well-Being

This 30-minute express healing circle includes a guided meditation and gentle hands-on therapeutic touch that will promote relaxation and well-being and bring calm to your immune...

Pulmonary Basic & Translational Research Conference

Pulmonary Basic & Translational Research Conference

Dec 06, 2019
2:00pm to 3:00pm

A-950 Auditorium

Lorenzo Galluzzi, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Cell Biology in Radiation Oncology Department of Radiation Oncology Weill Cornell Medicine will present "Modulating autophagy as...
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News

Highlight on HCV: Dr. Brown Lead Author on Breakthrough Paper in Journal of Hepatology

Dr. Robert Brown
Results of a recent study that used a new drug combination (glecaprevir/pibrentasivr) for chronic HCV and compensated cirrhosis of the liver, showed high virological cure rates.

Pulmonary Celebrates the Career of Dr. King and Announces a New Fund to Continue his Legacy

Dr. Thomas K.C. King
A tribute to Dr. King’s legacy was held on October 2, 2019 at the Griffis Faculty Club as part of the division’s Briscoe-King Lung Club.

Education News: New Leadership for the Internal Medicine Clerkship

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Dr. Aram Kim and Dr. Michael Torres-Lizardi have been appointed Associate Clerkship Directors for the Internal Medicine Clerkship.

Dr. Fins Receives Brain Initiative Grant from the NIH

Dr. Joseph Fins
The grant seeks to understand the opportunities and challenges posed by cognitive restoration for people with severe to moderate traumatic brain injury in the context of the Americans with Disabilities Act.

New Weill Cornell Medicine Video on Health Equity through Diversity Initiatives

Dr. Susana Morales
The Diversity Center of Excellence has launched programs and initiatives fostering excellence and support for underrepresented minorities. A new video highlights leaders in diversity and future strategies.

Clinical Trials

Are you a patient or healthy volunteer looking to join a trial today?

Weill Department of Medicine Annual Report

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Make a gift to the Fund for the Future

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.