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Renowned Expert to Lead Center for Diabetes & Metabolic Health

Lauren H. Golden, MD, a nationally renowned clinician, has been appointed director of the Center for Diabetes & Metabolic Health at NYU Langone Health to augment the institution’s efforts and reputation for excellence in diabetes care.
18-Sep-2018 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Top Joint Replacement Surgeon to Lead NYU Langone’s Adult Reconstructive Surgery Division

Dr. William Macaulay has been appointed chief of adult reconstructive surgery in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at NYU Langone Health.
7-Sep-2018 4:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New Flexible Robotic Scope Enables Physicians to Remove Large Colorectal Lesions without Surgery

Robotic scope enables physician to successfully remove lesions that cannot be removed by endoscopy without the patient needing surgery.
7-Sep-2018 10:15 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Renowned Lung Cancer Expert Joins Perlmutter Cancer Center

Nationally renowned clinician and researcher Vamsidhar “Vamsi” Velcheti, MD, recently joined Perlmutter Cancer Center at NYU Langone Health as Director of Thoracic Medical Oncology, enhancing the center’s efforts to improve clinical care,...
6-Sep-2018 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Internationally Renowned Interventional Cardiologist Named to Key Cardiac Posts at NYU Langone Health

Craig A. Thompson, MD, MMSc , whose seminal, pioneering achievements are now a standard of care for re-vascularization of totally blocked coronary arteries, has been named director of cardiac catheterization laboratories at NYU Langone Health System...
4-Sep-2018 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Natural “Breakdown” of Chemicals Predicts Lung Damage in 9/11 Firefighters

Abnormal levels of more than two dozen metabolites — chemicals produced in the body as it breaks down fats, proteins and carbohydrates — can reliably predict which Sept. 11 firefighters developed lung disease and which did not, a new analysis...
28-Aug-2018 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Study Sheds Light on How Brain Lets Animals Hunt for Food by Following Smells

Most animals have a keen sense of smell, which assists them in everyday tasks. Now, a new study led by researchers at NYU School of Medicine sheds light on exactly how animals follow smells.
16-Aug-2018 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


NYU Langone’s Blood & Marrow Transplant Program Expands Services

NYU Langone’s Blood and Marrow Transplant Program expands services and receives accreditation for adult allogeneic transplants.
20-Aug-2018 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Rusk Rehabilitation Launches Specialized Program to Optimize Quality of Life in Cancer Survivors

Rusk Rehabilitation at NYU Langone Health has opened a new specialized program to address the complex rehabilitative needs of individuals with cancer, with a principal goal of helping them re-establish optimal function during and following...
23-May-2018 9:00 AM EDT


World Renowned Surgeon and Researcher to Lead New Pancreatic Cancer Center at NYU Langone

NYU Langone Medical Center has announced that internationally recognized surgeon and scientist Diane M. Simeone, MD, will join its Perlmutter Cancer Center on March 1 to serve as associate director for translational research and to lead its newly...
9-Jan-2017 10:30 AM EST


National Leader in Mood Disorders Research and Clinical Care Bolsters NYU Langone’s Psychiatry Department

Dan Iofifescu, MD, MSc, a clinician-scientist specializing in mood disorders, has been recruited to the Psychiatry faculty at NYU Langone Medical Center, furthering the department’s national reputation in diagnosing and managing depression and...
3-Jan-2017 10:30 AM EST


Renowned Lung Cancer Expert to Join NYU Langone as Chief of Hematology and Medical Oncology

The Perlmutter Cancer Center at NYU Langone Medical Center has named noted clinician-scientist Kwok-Kin Wong, MD, PhD, as its new Chief of Hematology and Medical Oncology.
3-Oct-2016 9:00 AM EDT

Racial, Ethnic Disparities Seen in Smoking Rates, Related Illnesses

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

Don’t Let Daylight Savings Disrupt Your Child’s Sleep

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

Give the Gift of a Healthier Heart

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


NYU Langone Skin Expert Offers Best Practices for Ingrown Hair or “Razor Bumps”

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

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