Roy and Diana Vagelos Education Center

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News

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    CUIMC Newsroom
    October 9, 2018

    The discovery of genes that control eye growth gives researchers critical information in the search for drugs that can prevent nearsightedness, the world’s most common eye disorder.

    Topic

    Ophthalmology
    A child has an eye exam.
  • Source:

    Columbia Magazine
    October 3, 2018

    The man who's changing the future of medical education in America—P. Roy Vagelos, MD’54—shared his inspiration and goals with Columbia Magazine in the diner once owned by his immigrant parents.

    Topic

    Education
    Columbia medical school alumnus P. Roy Vagelos shares his inspiration and goals over a meal in the diner once owned by his immigrant parents.
  • Source:

    CUIMC Newsroom
    July 16, 2018

    The new program will educate genetic counselors, professionals in high demand yet short supply, to help patients understand and manage their genetic health in the era of precision medicine.

    Topic

    Education
    DNA sequence
  • Source:

    CUIMC Newsroom
    May 8, 2018

    The program seeks to enroll 1 million Americans into one of the world’s largest and most diverse data sets for precision health research.

    Topic

    Research
    All of Us Research Program