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  • January 25, 2024

    The latest issue of Columbia Medicine magazine tells the stories of VP&S faculty—today's Whipples, Apgars and Drews—who are working to forever change health care like their illustrious forebears.

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  • January 17, 2024

    A physician interested in expanding access to colonoscopy screening and an obstetrician/gynecologist focused on reproductive justice are among the full-time faculty who joined VP&S in October 2023.

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  • December 18, 2023

    A pediatric infectious disease specialist and a health services researcher trained in health economics and outcomes research are among the new full-time faculty who joined VP&S in September 2023.

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  • November 13, 2023

    An emergency medicine doctor interested in the genomics of deafness and a pediatrician who hopes to use new redox therapies are among the full-time faculty who joined VP&S in August 2023.

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  • October 18, 2023

    A surgeon with a graduate degree in medical education and an emergency medicine physician with an interest in virtual reality research are among the new full-time faculty who joined VP&S in July 2023.

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  • September 20, 2023

    Experts in disciplines ranging from anesthesiology to urology are among the new full-time faculty members who joined VP&S from January through June 2023.

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  • July 19, 2023

    Incoming medical students at Columbia are assigned to one of six “houses,” each named after a Washington Heights thoroughfare, to cultivate community.

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    Illustration of Washington Heights and the Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • June 5, 2023

    Rita Charon founded this influential program, which is now practiced widely in the United States and abroad, at Columbia University's Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons.

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  • May 18, 2023

    The VP&S Class of 2023 graduation ceremony on May 17 honored 140 students who received MD degrees and 77 students who received PhD degrees in biomedical sciences.

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  • May 17, 2023

    Diagnosed with juvenile arthritis at age 5, Hueyjong Shih will never forget how medicine empowered him to live a healthy and active life.

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