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February 13, 2019 - 11:22am
Dr. Radhika Sundararajan M.D., Ph.D., was one of five to be awarded the 2019 Kellen Junior Faculty Fellowship. This annual award provides research support to remarkable female junior faculty at Weill Cornell, allowing them to establish a scientific track record leading to success in research and... Read More
February 5, 2019 - 3:31pm
Each year, the Weill Cornell Medical College Resident Exchange Program hosts residents from Bugando University College of Health Sciences in Mwanza, Tanzania. The program’s mission is to train the next generation of Tanzanian physicians while expanding the awareness and skills of Weill Cornell faculty... Read More
January 3, 2019 - 10:15am
Epidemiologic studies by Weill Cornell faculty member Dr. Jennifer Downs suggest that women with the tropical parasitic disease schistosomiasis are at increased risk for HIV. Schistosomiasis is a helminth infection that infects 200 million people worldwide. Schistosoma haematobium resides in the veins... Read More
December 14, 2018 - 11:57am
The National Institutes of Health, Fogarty International Center, highlighted the generations of mentorship at GHESKIO that has had great impacts on the health of Haiti in the January/February 2018 ‘Global Health Matters’ newsletter.GHESKIO, The Haitian Group for the Study of Kaposi’s Sarcoma and... Read More
November 19, 2018 - 4:52pm
The Third Annual Weill Department of Medicine Research Retreat brought together various faculty, trainees, and experts in diverse fields to promote and develop the research efforts of Weill Cornell. The research retreat highlights research programs within the Department in order to foster interactions... Read More
October 30, 2018 - 10:52am
This month, Weill Cornell Medicine and the Center for Global Health celebrated the generous supporters of the Center for Global Health’s programs in Tanzania and Haiti, and the successes of Weill Bugando School of Medicine. Weill Bugando opened in Mwanza, Tanzania in September 2003 was named Weill... Read More
September 19, 2018 - 11:25am
This Fall, faculty of the Weill Cornell Center for Global Health gathered in Port-au-Prince, Haiti at GHESKIO for a research retreat. It was the first visit to the Haiti site for many of our faculty who work in Brazil, India, Tanzania, and Uganda. The GHESKIO senior leadership presented on their major... Read More
August 16, 2018 - 10:39am
Dr. Robert Peck received an NIH research grant (R01) to address the gap between hospital and HIV clinic.Dr. Peck is an Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics at Weill Cornell Medicine, and member of the Center for Global Health. His research focuses on the epidemiology of HIV-related... Read More
July 18, 2018 - 4:18pm
Earlier this month, Dr. Radhika Sundararajan joined Weill Cornell Medical College’s faculty, as Assistant Professor with the Center for Global Health and the Division of Emergency Medicine.After graduating from SUNY Binghamton with a BA in Anthropology, she was awarded the William Penn Fellowship to... Read More
June 7, 2018 - 1:15am
The Dr. Lila A. and Benedict Wallis Prize for Women's Health Research was founded in 2000 to recognize outstanding research in women's health. This year, the prize was awarded to joint winners, Dr. Molly McNairy and Dr. Line Malha. Dr. Molly McNairy is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Weill Cornell... Read More

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