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    CUIMC Newsroom
    January 27, 2020

    As China institutes travel restrictions to prevent further spread of a new coronavirus, there are still critical unknowns about the virus. We talked with CUIMC experts about the latest developments.

    Topic

    Infectious Diseases
    Coronavirus
  • Source:

    CUIMC Newsroom
    February 4, 2020

    Cardiovascular disease continues to be misdiagnosed and undertreated in women. “The key is education, for doctors and patients," says Columbia cardiologist Jennifer Haythe, MD.

    Topic

    Heart Health
    A woman places her hands over her heart.
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    CUIMC Newsroom
    January 15, 2020

    The source of essential tremor—involuntary, rhythmic trembling—has been elusive, but a new study points to abnormal electrical activity in the base of the brain.

    Topic

    Neurology
    Hands
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    CUIMC Newsroom
    January 2, 2020

    Dementia is three times more common in older adults who are illiterate, a new study from Columbia University Irving Medical Center has found.

    Topic

    Alzheimer's
    A man reads to a little girl.
  • Source:

    CUIMC Newsroom
    January 2, 2020

    Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons has launched new initiatives to expand the number of women and underrepresented minorities among the medical school's faculty and leadership.

    Topic

    Medical School
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