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Dr. Adelman’s Training Program for Medical Students Featured in The New York Times

Dr. Ronald Adelman
Medical students are afforded the opportunity of talking with seniors about all aspects of their lives, from physical and psychological challenges, to social activities and interpersonal relationships.

New Clinic Launched in Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Dr. Lindsay Lief
Experts in intensive care will see patients in follow-up after an ICU admission. This practice will focus on ensuring ICU survivors have everything they need to allow their fullest recovery.

Dean Choi Quoted in Forbes on Immigration, American Medical Colleges, and the Future of Medicine

Dr. Augustine M.K. Choi
Dr. Choi reviewed topics ranging from H1B visas, travel restrictions and the “dreamers,” to a predicted shortfall of 120,000 physicians in the U.S. by 2030.

Dr. Goyal Leads New Program for Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction (HFpEF)

Dr. Parag Goyal
Patients with HFpEF develop heart failure symptoms like fatigue and shortness of breath despite normal (or preserved) heart pump function.

QUDoM Class of 2018 Graduation at Fifth Annual QIPS Poster Symposium

2018 QIPS Poster Symposium
On May 23, 2018, WDOM hosted graduation events for QUDoM Class of 2018, beginning with presentations of their quality improvement research projects at Grand Rounds.

Health Equity Symposium Attracts Distinguished Support from the Medical and Tech Communities

2018 Tri-Campus Health Equity Symposium group photo
The symposium addressed the full spectrum of health equity, from clinical research and basic sciences, to building academic community partnerships in support of scholarly projects.

Division of General Internal Medicine Hosts “#ProudtobeGIM” Event

#ProudtobeGIM
Centered around poster sessions and networking, the event covered topics from evidence-based medicine, integrative health and wellbeing, health care delivery and systems, to training issues, hospital medicine, health disparities, and global health.

Physicians from the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Provide Expertise at the Lungs & Legs Health Fair

Lungs and Legs photo
Held in the Harkness Courtyard and open to the public, this event provided spirometry testing and education on pulmonary issues, including asthma and COPD.

Dr. Leonard Receives the 2017 Miriam G. Wallach Award

Dr. John Leonard
Recognizing extraordinary contributions to patient care, this award honors a physician who displays exceptional dedication in providing outstanding and compassionate patient-centered care and exemplifies altruistic and humanistic qualities.

Dr. Meltzer Launches Initiative for Residents to Improve Communications Skills in Surrogate Decision-Making

Dr. Ellen Meltzer
Often residents-in-training are called upon to facilitate end-of-life care discussions with family members, and Weill Cornell faculty are helping internal medicine residents to build their skills in this specialized form of communication.

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Weill Department of Medicine
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