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: Challenges and Future Directions in Breast Cancer Research

Heme/Onc Grand Rounds: Challenges and Future Directions in Breast Cancer Research

Mar 26, 2019
8:00am to 9:00am

Weill Cornell Medical College

Dr. Lajos Pusztai, M.D., D.Phil. Professor of Medicine Yale School of Medicine Director, Breast Cancer Translational Research Co-Director, Yale Cancer Center Genetics and...

Medicine Grand Rounds - Hospital Management of Diabetes in Non-ICU Settings

Medicine Grand Rounds - Hospital Management of Diabetes in Non-ICU Settings

Mar 27, 2019
8:00am to 9:00am

Uris Auditorium

Guillermo Umpierrez, MD, CDE Professor of Medicine Emory University Section Head, Diabetes & Endocrinology Grady Health System

Reiki One Workshop

Reiki One Workshop

Mar 29, 2019
1:00pm to 6:00pm

Integrative Health and Wellbeing

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

The Elder Justice Champions: Collaboration, Innovation, Dedication

NYCEAC
Rooted in a long tradition of championing the rights of older patients, the Division of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine has remained at the forefront of medical and social advances for more than 20 years.

WDOM Celebrates Highly Successful Intern Match

This year’s group of interns include 24 women and 21 men who hail from a total of 30 different top tier medical schools including 6 from Weill Cornell Medical College.

My First Rodeo: Dr. Fins Reflects on the New York-Houston Clinical Ethics Consortium

Dr. Joseph Fins
The retreat unites medical ethics faculty and clinical ethics fellows from NYP and WCM with their counterparts at Houston Methodist Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine.

Dr. Manuel Hidalgo Appointed to Chief of the Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology Effective June 1, 2019

Dr. Manuel Hidalgo
A premier investigator in the areas of translational and clinical drug development, Dr. Hidalgo has been at the helm of the early clinical development of more than 50 new anticancer agents.

First Anatomical Map of Innate Lymphoid Cells in Healthy Human Tissues Created: Published in Immunity

Heat map visualization of gene expression signatures of human innate lymphoid cells throughout the body
The innate immune system is the body’s first line of defense against invading pathogens, but there has been a lack of information on what a “healthy” innate immune system looks like.

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 Advancing Medicine Fund

Established in 1991 thanks to the generosity of donors and friends, the Advancing Medicine Fund 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.