Welcome From The Chair
Alvin I. Mushlin, M.D., Sc.M. Professor and Chairman
The Department of Public Health is committed to advancing scholarly research, strengthening medical education, and improving healthcare to the community, while helping to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of our medical system.
News & Highlights
Dr. Madelon Finkel Appointed Series Editor by Praeger Press
Madelon L. Finkel, PhD, has been selected to serve as Editor by Praeger Press for a series in public health. Read more about this and other honors, awards, and appointments.
Dr. Lawrence Casalino Leads Study Showing that IPAs and PHOs Can Help Smaller Medical Practices
Lawrence P. Casalino, MD, PhD, is the lead author of a study in Health Affairs titled "Independent Practice Associations and Physician Hospital Organizations Can Improve Care Management for Smaller Practices.” Read about this and other publications.
Weill Cornell Division Well Represented at Bioethics and Humanities Meeting
Division of Medical Ethics faculty present at the American Society for Bioethics and Humanities (ASBH) annual meeting, where Dr. Joseph Fins concluded a highly successful term as ASBH president. Read about the meeting and Dr. Fins' accomplishments.
Update on Activities of the Department of Public Health
Read more news about the Department of Public Health, including publications, new grants, promotions, new personnel, and publicity.
Lubin Visiting Professorship 2013
The Lorraine and Ralph Lubin Distinguished Visiting Professor for 2013 was James R. Knickman, PhD. He presented his keynote lecture at the David Rogers Health Policy Colloquium on September 25 at 1 pm.
Visit the CHiP Website
The Center for Healthcare Informatics and Policy (CHiP) has its own website.
State of the Department of Public Health 2012
Dr. Mushlin presented his annual Address on November 6, 2012. The talk included a discussion on personalized medicine led by Dr. Joseph Fins.
Previous State of the Department Addresses