Care

Weill Cornell Medicine faculty and staff put patients first. WCM physicians are among the top in the nation and stay on the leading edge of new procedures and technologies.

Discover

Weill Cornell Medicine researchers work to advance laboratory breakthroughs in common health challenges, such as cancer, cardiovascular disease, Parkinson's and Alzheimer's.

Teach

Weill Cornell Medicine educational programs are among the most selective in the nation, with unique international partnerships and comprehensive student services.
Exceptional Patient Care is the Heart and Soul of our Mission
Weill Cornell Medicine faculty and staff put patients first. WCM physicians are among the top in the nation and stay on the leading edge of new procedures and technologies.
We Discover Innovative Cures and Treatments
Weill Cornell Medicine researchers work to advance laboratory breakthroughs in common health challenges, such as cancer, cardiovascular disease, Parkinson's and Alzheimer's.
Training Future Healthcare and Scientific Leaders
Weill Cornell Medicine educational programs are among the most selective in the nation, with unique international partnerships and comprehensive student services.
Our Story

Weill Cornell Medicine is committed to excellence in patient care, scientific discovery and the education of future physicians in New York City and around the world. Since 1898, our doctors and scientists have been engaged in world-class clinical care and cutting-edge research that connect patients to the latest treatment innovations and prevention strategies. Weill Cornell Medicine's powerful network of collaborators extends to its parent university Cornell University; to Qatar, where Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar offers a Cornell University medical degree; and to programs in Tanzania, Haiti, Brazil, Austria and Turkey. Weill Cornell Medicine faculty provide comprehensive patient care at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, NewYork-Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital, NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital. Weill Cornell Medicine is also affiliated with Houston Methodist.

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National Conference on Medical Student Mental Health and Well-Being

The first comprehensive, multidisciplinary forum to examine the mental health needs of medical students will take place Sept. 18-19.

All of Us Research Program

The NIH’s research program seeks to advance individualized prevention, treatment and care for people of all backgrounds. A consortium that includes Weill Cornell Medicine is spearheading enrollment in New York City.
Global Health
Weill Cornell Medicine has a legacy of global engagement that is reflected in more than 20 global health programs spanning six continents.
Innovation
Entrepreneurship and innovation enable Weill Cornell Medicine to bring discoveries to patients faster.
Mentorship
Weill Cornell Medicine is fostering a vibrant and dynamic culture of mentorship to nurture the next generation of healthcare leaders.
Diversity
Diversity is one of Weill Cornell Medicine’s core values and is essential to achieving excellence in patient care, research and education.
Faculty Honors & Awards
  • John Leonard, MD
    John Leonard, MD
    Associate Dean of Clinical Research and the Richard T. Silver Distinguished Professor of Hematology and Medical Oncology

    Dr. John Leonard, associate dean of clinical research and the Richard T. Silver Distinguished Professor of Hematology and Medical Oncology, won the Lymphoma Research Foundation Distinguished Service Award. Dr. Leonard served as chair of the foundation’s Scientific Advisory Board and oversaw the creation of the Lymphoma Clinical Research Mentoring Program, a mentoring and training program for early-career lymphoma researchers, and provided instrumental support in the creation of the Adolescent/Young Adult Lymphoma Initiative. The foundation is the nation’s largest lymphoma-focused health organization devoted to improving care through education and support services and improving outcomes through investment in research.

  • Art Sedrakyan, MD, PhD
    Art Sedrakyan, MD, PhD
    Professor of Healthcare Policy and Research

    Dr. Art Sedrakyan, a professor of healthcare policy and research, has been named co-editor-in-chief of the newly launched healthcare journal BMJ Surgery, Interventions, & Health Technologies, an open-access journal that publishes original research on complex healthcare interventions. Intended to encourage higher standards of science and more rapid dissemination of new knowledge in the field, it provides a high-impact international platform for both early and later stage clinical studies as well as long-term assessment and surveillance studies that meet high standards of design and reporting. The journal launched May 7.

  • Maria Jasin, PhD
    Maria Jasin, PhD
    Professor in the Cell and Developmental Biology Program in the Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences

    Dr. Maria Jasin, a professor in the Cell and Developmental Biology Program in the Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences, has been awarded the Shaw Prize in Life Science and Medicine from the Shaw Prize Foundation. Dr. Jasin was honored for her research showing that localized double strand breaks in DNA stimulate recombination in mammalian cells. This seminal work was essential for and led directly to the tools enabling editing at specific sites in mammalian genomes.

Dean's Messages
Dean Augustine Choi
May 15, 2019

At Weill Cornell Medicine, we work together to provide our patients with the most comprehensive, evidence-based care and to train the next generation of physicians and scientists to be leaders in healthcare and biomedical investigation.  We are always striving toward a fundamental goal: to improve health.

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