Young Investigators Award Recipients of 2023

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The 31st Young Investigators Award was announced on June 28 at Medicine Grand Rounds. This award, supported by the Michael Wolk Foundation, is presented annually to members of the Weill Department of Medicine below the rank of professor who perform on outstanding levels in the areas of clinical and/or basic biomedical research. Congratulations to our esteemed 2023 recipients! Winner"Localized Prostate Cancers from American Men of African Ancestry are Enriched in Genome Instability"Dr....

Anna Lezon Appointed New Associate Director of Budget and Finance

The Weill Department of Medicine (WDOM) is pleased to announce that Anna Lezon has been appointed Associate Director of Budget and Finance for the Department of Medicine, effective July 1, 2023. Since joining Weill Cornell Medicine in 2015 as an administrative coordinator in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Anna has served in roles of increasing responsibility, including grants administrator, research manager, and, most recently, financial manager in the division of Pulmonary...

Dr. Brandman Appointed as Medical Director for the Center for Liver Disease and Transplantation

Dr. Danielle Brandman
Dr. Brandman aims to expand the existing care models for liver transplant patients with alcohol related liver disease and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, as well as to improve outreach efforts to patients with advanced liver disease.

WDOM Celebrates Dr. Johnson’s 60 Years of Distinguished Service in Infectious Diseases and Global Health

Dr. Warren D. Johnson
Dr. Johnson has mentored investigators working on some of the world's most virulent infectious diseases, from HIV/AIDS to malaria, hepatitis, leptospirosis, schistosomiasis, tuberculosis, leishmaniasis, and cryptosporidiosis.

Dr. Glesby Appointed as WDOM’s Vice Chair for Mentoring and Faculty Development

Dr. Marshall Glesby
Dr. Glesby will develop innovative new efforts to enhance the professional growth of faculty at all levels, and focus on positioning faculty for promotion and play a critical role in the integration of faculty from our other campuses.

Paige McMillan Appointed as WDOM’s Chief Administrative Officer Effective October 10, 2022

Paige McMillan
Paige will direct administrative and business activities within the department, including finance, accounting, research administration, clinical operations, capital planning, academic appointments, and education.

Dr. Hollenberg Presents Departmental Advances at Grand Rounds: Clinical Care, Research, Education

Dr. Tony Hollenberg
In his last presentation at Medicine Grand Rounds, Dr. Hollenberg provided a slideshow of the many advances within WDOM. Dr. Hollenberg stepped down as Chair of the WDOM as of September 30, 2022.

New Directors at the Sandra and Edward Meyer Cancer Center

Dr. Jedd Wolchok has been appointed as the Meyer Director of the Sandra and Edward Meyer Cancer Center and Dr. Taha Merghoub as Deputy Director.

In Memory of Dr. Richard J. Mahler

An expert in the field of endocrinology, Dr. Mahler was beloved by patients, trainees, and colleagues alike.

Weill Department of Medicine Annual Report

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WDOM is pleased to announce our Annual Report, covering activities spanning calendar year 2021. The department remains dedicated to its missions centered around clinical care, health equity, biomedical research, and education.

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