Coronavirus Resource Center
Information on COVID-19 for patients and the Columbia University Irving Medical Center community.
Clinicians and researchers at the Columbia University Irving Medical Center are global leaders in responding to COVID-19. In addition to being at the forefront of the clinical and scientific response to the virus, CUIMC is committed to keeping patients and the CUIMC community informed about COVID-19. Patients with questions should visit the “Information for Patients” section below or call our hotline at 646-697-4000. CUIMC students, faculty, and staff should visit the relevant sections below, or direct questions to email@example.com.
Please view this new video message from Lee Goldman, MD, dean of the Faculties of Health Sciences and Medicine and chief executive of CUIMC; Magdalena Sobieszczyk, MD, chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases in the Department of Medicine; and Jordan Orange, MD, PhD, chair of the Department of Pediatrics.
- May 28, 2020
A researcher at Columbia is studying ways to improve resilience among front-line clinicians who are feeling the emotional and physical impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
- May 26, 2020
Accompanied by boisterous cheers, Columbia surgeon Tomoaki Kato, MD, left NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital today after two months of treatment for COVID-19.
- May 21, 2020
Delays in reimplementing social distancing could result in a stronger rebound of COVID-19 infections and deaths, according to an analysis by Mailman researchers.
- May 21, 2020
By arranging video calls and attending rounds, members of the departments of anesthesiology, radiology, and surgery help families stay connected with hospitalized COVID-19 patients.
- May 15, 2020
Lowering testosterone may prevent the new coronavirus from entering lung cells and lessen COVID-19 severity, new Columbia University research suggests. A trial has now begun in three VA hospitals.