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Students from the College of Dental Medicine traveled to the Columbia Global Center in Paris to discuss issues in health care with students from around the world.
On March 17, 135 medical students at the Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons received life-changing news: the results of their residency match.
A group of medical students from VP&S spent a day in Albany, meeting with legislators and other policymakers to lobby on issues of importance to the future physicians.
Through the Columbia-Harlem Homeless Medical Partnership, dental students from Columbia University and other CUIMC community members provide medical care for underserved people in West Harlem.
- February 9, 2022
A Columbia summer program for medical students is working to increase the number of psychiatrists from historically underrepresented groups.
- February 2, 2022
From 19th century medical students denied their degrees to today's surgeons, many Black clinicians have connections to Columbia University Irving Medical Center.
- November 30, 2021
VP&S faculty have joined the fight against structural racism by proposing and implementing a variety of pilot programs designed to impact both medical education and patient care.
- September 27, 2021
The E.E. Just Scholars program provides students at historically black colleges and medical schools with summer internships in biomedical research at Columbia University Irving Medical Center.
- September 16, 2021
The School of Nursing will admit the first nurse anesthesia residents to its Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Nurse Anesthesia Program in 2022.
- September 3, 2021
The 84 new students in the College of Dental Medicine donned their white coats for the first time and were welcomed into the profession by the school's faculty.
- August 10, 2021
Columbia medical students used to experience emergency medicine briefly during other rotations, but now the specialty has its own clerkship in the second year, earlier than most other schools.
- June 14, 2021
Watch a video performance created by current medical students for Columbia’s newest MD students in the VP&S Class of 2025 as an introduction to the medical campus and its surrounding neighborhood.
- May 19, 2021
This year marks the 100-year anniversary of the admission of women to medical school at Columbia.
- March 30, 2021
Columbia University’s medical, nursing, and public health schools have been ranked among the top five U.S. graduate schools in their respective categories by U.S. News & World Report.