NYU Langone Appoints Renowned Physician-Scientist Alec Kimmelman, MD, PhD, as New Chair of Radiation Oncology
Internationally renowned clinician-scientist Alec Kimmelman, MD, PhD, one of the country's leading experts in pancreatic cancer, has been named Chair of the Department of Radiation Oncology at NYU Langone Medical Center. His appointment is effective...
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NYU Langone Medical Center is establishing a pioneering program in biologics research -- one of the country’s first academically-based programs of its kind --and has appointed Shohei Koide, PhD, an internationally renowned leader in protein...
6-Oct-2015 10:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites
An experimental drug originally identified in a National Cancer Institute library of chemical compounds as a potential therapy for brain and basal cell cancers improves the symptoms of mice with a form of the debilitating neurological disorder...
28-Sep-2015 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Federal Government Turns to NYU Langone Medical Center to Help Curb the Spread of Drug-Resistant Microbes
Martin J. Blaser, MD, is one of the world’s foremost authorities on the human microbiome – and he proved it last year with the publication of his critically acclaimed, best-selling book, “Missing Microbes,” which helped lay audiences better...
15-Sep-2015 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Popular Hypertension Drugs Linked to Worse Heart Health Outcomes in Hypertensive African Americans Compared to Whites
Drugs commonly used to treat high blood pressure, and prevent heart attacks and strokes, are associated with significantly worse cardiovascular outcomes in hypertensive African Americans compared to whites, according to a new comparative...
15-Sep-2015 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
In what is believed to be the largest, most detailed study of its kind in the United States, scientists at NYU Langone Medical Center and elsewhere have confirmed that tiny chemical particles in the air we breathe are linked to an overall increase...
11-Sep-2015 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Researchers at the NYU Langone Concussion Center reviewed studies that involved athletes who sustained a concussion during sporting activities and found the vision test, known as the King-Devick test, was 86 percent sensitive in detecting whether a...
9-Sep-2015 12:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Immunotherapy expert Jeffrey S. Weber, MD, PhD, will join the senior faculty of NYU Langone Medical Center and its Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center.Dr. Weber will serve as deputy director of the Perlmutter Cancer Center and co-director of...
9-Sep-2015 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
April is National Minority Health Month, and one of the most significant health issues minorities face is disproportionate rates of smoking and health-related illnesses. At NYC Treats Tobacco, we are committed to ending health disparities. We have...
14-Apr-2015 2:35 PM EDT
Setting clocks forward this Daylight Savings Time may lead to your kids to be sleepy. Sanjeev Kothare, MD, has tips to ensure sleep isn’t disrupted.
3-Mar-2015 11:00 AM EST
The heart is a symbol of love, and there’s no better way to say “I love you” than to help someone you love quit smoking. February is American Heart Month, and New York City Treats Tobacco wants you take steps towards a healthier heart by...
11-Feb-2015 4:00 PM EST
Nada Elbuluk, MD, MSc, from the Ronald O. Perelman Department of Dermatology at NYU Langone Medical Center, offers practical advice and treatment options for dealing with ingrown hair, also known as "razor bumps."
28-Jan-2015 3:00 PM EST
Patience and compliance remains key to treating acne successfully, says the chairman of dermatology at NYU Langone Medical Center, an expert in adolescent skin conditions.
17-Jul-2014 10:00 AM EDT
Almost Three Decades Later, ABCDEs of Melanoma Detection Established at NYU Langone Medical Center Continues to Save Lives
The acronym "ABCDE", created by NYU Langone Medical Center dermatologists, aids in self-examination of skin lesions -- and helps reduce the risk of melanoma, the most serious form of skin cancer.
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30-Apr-2013 2:40 PM EDT
NYU Langone Medical Center Physicians are available to discuss Back to School Issues for parents and teachers.
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