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.
Mentorship
Weill Cornell Medicine is fostering a vibrant and dynamic culture of mentorship to nurture the next generation of healthcare leaders.
Innovation
Entrepreneurship and innovation enable Weill Cornell Medicine to bring discoveries to patients faster.
Diversity
Diversity is one of Weill Cornell Medicine’s core values and is essential to achieving excellence in patient care, research and education.
Global Health
Weill Cornell Medicine has a legacy of global engagement that is reflected in more than 20 global health programs spanning six continents.
Faculty Honors & Awards
  • Dr. Fabrizio Michelassi
    Fabrizio Michelassi, MD
    Chairman of Surgery and the Lewis Atterbury Stimson Professor of Surgery

    Dr. Fabrizio Michelassi, chairman of surgery and the Lewis Atterbury Stimson Professor of Surgery, has been inducted into the inaugural class of the American College of Surgeons Academy of Master Surgeon Educators. The academy was created to continually advance the science and implementation of education—teaching, learning, assessment and scholarship— across all specialties of surgery through innovation and promotion of the highest achievements in lifelong learning.

  • Dr. Peter Schlegel
    Peter N. Schlegel, MD, FACS
    Chairman of Urology, the E. Darracott Vaughan, Jr., M.D. Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, the James J. Colt Professor of Urology and Professor of Reproductive Medicine

    Dr. Peter Schlegel, chairman of urology, the E. Darracott Vaughan, Jr., M.D. Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, the James J. Colt Professor of Urology and professor of reproductive medicine, has been named president of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine. The society is a multidisciplinary organization dedicated to the advancement of the science and practice of reproductive medicine.

  • Dr. Charbel Abi Khalil
    Charbel Abi Khalil, MD, PhD
    Associate Professor of Genetic Medicine and of Medicine

    Dr. Charbel Abi Khalil, associate professor of genetic medicine and of medicine, received the 2018 American Heart Association Paul Dudley White International Scholar. The award is named in honor of one of Boston’s most revered cardiologists, Dr. Paul Dudley White, who was a founding father of the American Heart Association. This award epitomizes the organization’s most prestigious tribute and is bestowed annually to a Massachusetts physician dedicated to cardiovascular or stroke care.

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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