NIH Grant Seeks to Improve Interventions for Mid- and Late-Life Depression
December 20, 2017 Weill Cornell Medicine has been awarded a $4 million, four-year grant from the National Institute of Mental Health of the National Institutes of Health to support a new research center dedicated to developing and studying improved treatments for middle-age and older adults suffering from depression.
Digital Ed
December 14, 2017 Brain and Behavior, a required course for students in the fall of their second year, covers a wide range of topics—from basic neuroscience to diseases of the central nervous system and the physiology of mental illness. 
Pitch Perfect
December 13, 2017 Analise Scarpaci had just turned 13 when she made her Broadway debut in the chorus of A Christmas Story: The Musical during the 2012 holiday season.
Signs of Acute Myeloid Leukemia May Be Present Years Before Diagnosis
December 11, 2017 Patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML) may have genetic mutations in their blood indicating they are at high risk of developing the disease about nine years before diagnosis, according to research from Weill Cornell Medicine and NewYork-Presbyterian investigators. 
Human Rights Education Impacts Medical Student Views of Torture
December 6, 2017 Integrating human rights education into the medical school curriculum may strengthen medical ethics with regards to physician participation in and acceptance of torture, according to the results of a new study from students and faculty from the Weill Cornell Center for Human Rights. 
Dr. Said Ibrahim Named Chief of New Division of Healthcare Delivery Science and Innovation
December 5, 2017 Dr. Said Ibrahim, a leading physician-scientist whose research focuses on healthcare disparities, has been named the inaugural chief of the newly established Division of Healthcare Delivery Science and Innovation in the Department of Healthcare Policy and Research at Weill Cornell Medicine, effective Feb. 1.
Awards and Honors Across Weill Cornell Medicine
December 1, 2017 Awards, honors, prizes and achievements for the month of November.
Is Integrative Health the Future of Medicine?
December 1, 2017 The Integrative Health and Wellbeing program at NewYork-Presbyterian, in collaboration with Weill Cornell Medicine, provides patients with a customized “whole person approach” that addresses not just their physical state, but also their emotional, environmental and social wellbeing.
Study Underscores Need to Screen Pediatric Cancer Patients for Delirium
November 21, 2017 Delirium is a frequent occurrence among children hospitalized with cancer, affecting nearly one in five patients.
Dr. Jessica Tyler Elected Fellow of AAAS
November 20, 2017 Dr. Jessica Tyler has been elected a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. 

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