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News

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    CUIMC Newsroom
    August 12, 2019

    At Columbia's annual White Coat Ceremony, 140 members of the Class of 2023 began their journey into the medical field.

    Topic

    Medical School
    VP&S Class of 2023 at the White Coat Ceremony on August 12, 2019
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    CUIMC Newsroom
    August 8, 2019

    A new drug that penetrates the protective barrier around pancreatic cancers and accumulates in malignant cells may improve current chemotherapy, a study in mice suggests.

    Topic

    Cancer
    Pancreatic cancer cells
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    CUIMC Newsroom
    August 1, 2019

    Columbia researchers are using an array of new, high-throughput technologies to identify the distinct neighborhoods within the gut’s microbiome.

    Topic

    Gastroenterology
    Gut microbiome
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    VP&S YouTube
    June 10, 2019

    Simulation experiences are integral to medical education at the Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons.

    Topic

    Campus News
    Medical students demonstrate simulation.
  • Source:

    NBC New York
    August 6, 2019

    Columbia University’s Summer Research Program for Science Teachers, which is now in its 30th year, currently focuses on educating teachers about stem cell biology.

    Topic

    Campus News
    Emmanuelle Passegué, PhD, discusses the equipment in her lab with high school science teacher Kimberly Dempsey.