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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.

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.

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