We Are Weill Cornell Medicine: Dr. Adrienne Phillips
April 20, 2017 “I was a competitive figure skater growing up, and I think that discipline—practicing at 5 a.m. before school—has stuck with me. I remember working hard to learn a jump called an axel."
New Study Finds Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty an Effective Treatment for Some Obese Patients
April 20, 2017  A new weight loss procedure that reduces the size of the stomach without the need for surgery known as endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty (ESG) is safe and effective way for the treatment obesity and obesity-related comorbidities such as diabetes, high blood pressure and fatty liver.
New Study Challenges Diagnostic Approach for Common Urological Condition
April 17, 2017 Combining kidney ultrasound with a visual examination of the bladder and urethra appears to be the most cost-effective way to screen for cancers of the genitourinary tract in people with microscopic amounts of blood in their urine.
Circumcision Rates in Sub-Saharan Africa Spike After Partnership with Local Religious Leaders
April 14, 2017 Educating religious leaders in sub-Saharan Africa about male circumcision increases the likelihood that men will undergo the procedure, Weill Cornell Medicine investigators found in a new trial. 
A Sense of Relief
April 13, 2017 In a senior center in the Bronx’s Riverdale neighborhood, the lunch tables have been pushed aside to make room for an hour-long tai chi class. 
New Department of Rehabilitation Medicine Created by NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center and Weill Cornell Medicine
April 13, 2017 NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center and Weill Cornell Medicine have elevated the Division of Rehabilitation Medicine to full departmental status in order to enhance rehabilitation medicine research, education and patient care.
New Class of Physician Assistant Students Earn Their White Coats
April 7, 2017 Anna Cheung discovered early on that she had a passion for caring for others.
We Are Weill Cornell Medicine: Dr. Praveen Raju
April 6, 2017 As a child, Dr. Praveen Raju and his family raised coconuts in a small village in India. He soon learned that his calling was in the United States, helping children with brain tumors. 
Mortimer D. Sackler, MD Prize Awarded to Dr. Takao Hensch
April 5, 2017 Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and Weill Cornell Medicine have announced that the Mortimer D. Sackler, MD Prize for Distinguished Achievement in Developmental Psychobiology has been awarded to Dr. Takao Hensch, professor of neurology at Harvard Medical School’s Boston Children’s Hospital, and professor of molecular and cellular biology at Harvard University’s Center for Brain Science.
Investigators Named to Stand Up 2 Cancer’s Colorectal Dream Team
April 3, 2017 Weill Cornell Medicine and NewYork-Presbyterian have been named to the nonprofit Stand Up 2 Cancer’s Colorectal Dream Team to drive new advances in colorectal cancer research and treatment.

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