• Home
  • Browse News By Category
    • /news/index.cfm?cat=Health_and_Medicine&sc=20&ec=39&active_num=20 /news/index.cfm?cat=Architecture
      Architecture
    • /news/index.cfm?cat=Health_and_Medicine&sc=20&ec=39&active_num=20 /news/index.cfm?cat=Arts_and_Humanities
      Arts & Humanities
    • /news/index.cfm?cat=Health_and_Medicine&sc=20&ec=39&active_num=20 /news/index.cfm?cat=Engineering
      Engineering
    • /news/index.cfm?cat=Health_and_Medicine&sc=20&ec=39&active_num=20 /news/index.cfm?cat=Events
      Events
    • /news/index.cfm?cat=Health_and_Medicine&sc=20&ec=39&active_num=20 /news/index.cfm?cat=Faculty_News
      Faculty News
    • /news/index.cfm?cat=Health_and_Medicine&sc=20&ec=39&active_num=20 /news/index.cfm?cat=Health_and_Medicine
      Health & Medicine
    • /news/index.cfm?cat=Health_and_Medicine&sc=20&ec=39&active_num=20 /news/index.cfm?cat=Research
      Research
    • /news/index.cfm?cat=Health_and_Medicine&sc=20&ec=39&active_num=20 /news/index.cfm?cat=Science
      Science
    • /news/index.cfm?cat=Health_and_Medicine&sc=20&ec=39&active_num=20 /news/index.cfm?cat=Social_Sciences
      Social Sciences
    • /news/index.cfm?cat=Health_and_Medicine&sc=20&ec=39&active_num=20 /news/index.cfm?cat=Student_News
      Student News
  • Browse News By Year
    • /news/index.cfm?cat=Health_and_Medicine&sc=20&ec=39&active_num=20 /news/index.cfm?year=2013
      2013
    • /news/index.cfm?cat=Health_and_Medicine&sc=20&ec=39&active_num=20 /news/index.cfm?year=2012
      2012
    • /news/index.cfm?cat=Health_and_Medicine&sc=20&ec=39&active_num=20 /news/index.cfm?year=2011
      2011
    • /news/index.cfm?cat=Health_and_Medicine&sc=20&ec=39&active_num=20 /news/index.cfm?year=2010
      2010
    • /news/index.cfm?cat=Health_and_Medicine&sc=20&ec=39&active_num=20 /news/index.cfm?year=2009
      2009
    • /news/index.cfm?cat=Health_and_Medicine&sc=20&ec=39&active_num=20 /news/index.cfm?year=2008
      2008
    • /news/index.cfm?cat=Health_and_Medicine&sc=20&ec=39&active_num=20 /news/index.cfm?year=2007
      2007
    • /news/index.cfm?cat=Health_and_Medicine&sc=20&ec=39&active_num=20 /news/index.cfm?year=2006
      2006
    • /news/index.cfm?cat=Health_and_Medicine&sc=20&ec=39&active_num=20 /news/index.cfm?year=2005
      2005
  • Calendar of Events
  • CCNY In The News
  • Spotlight on Faculty
  • Student Success
  • Webcasts
  • Additional Resources
    • /news/index.cfm?cat=Health_and_Medicine&sc=20&ec=39&active_num=20 /news/mediacontacts.cfm
      Information for Journalists
    • /news/index.cfm?cat=Health_and_Medicine&sc=20&ec=39&active_num=20 /news/factsheet.cfm
      Fact Sheet
    • /news/index.cfm?cat=Health_and_Medicine&sc=20&ec=39&active_num=20 /news/publications.cfm
      Publications and Media
  • Communications and Marketing
Share This

News

RSS
Events
Science
Health & Medicine
Research
Events
Student News
Science
Health & Medicine
Student News
Events
Architecture
Events
Arts & Humanities
Events
Research
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Events
Student News
Education
Events
Science
Research
Faculty News
Science
Research
Science
Events
Research
Education
Faculty News
Events
Arts & Humanities
Science
Research
Student News
Faculty News
Events
Science
Research
Faculty News
Faculty News
Science
Student News
Research
Faculty News
Research
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Events
Events
Arts & Humanities
Events
Health & Medicine
Research
Architecture
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Events
Social Sciences
Events
Social Sciences
Faculty News
Architecture
Research
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Faculty News
Student News
Engineering
Student News
Events
Events
Events
Architecture
Science
Engineering
Health & Medicine
Arts & Humanities
Social Sciences
Research
Faculty News
Events
Education
Health & Medicine
Events
Engineering
Student News
Events
Engineering
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Health & Medicine
Research
Arts & Humanities
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Social Sciences
Student News
Faculty News
Engineering
Student News
Engineering
Student News
Events
Arts & Humanities
Events
Science
Health & Medicine
Student News
Events
Education
Arts & Humanities
Events
Science
Research
Student News
Engineering
Health & Medicine
Research
Faculty News
Engineering
Engineering
Student News
Events
Science
Health & Medicine
Student News
Health & Medicine
Education
Events
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Architecture
Student News
Engineering
Research
Student News
Architecture
Events
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Architecture
Student News
Social Sciences
Events
Arts & Humanities
Education
Science
Engineering
Social Sciences
Student News
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Social Sciences
Student News
Engineering
Events
Science
Events
Engineering
Student News
Engineering
Arts & Humanities
Events
Student News
Events
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Events
Arts & Humanities
Events
Science
Research
Arts & Humanities
Social Sciences
Events
Science
Research
Student News
Architecture
Events
Social Sciences
Student News
Faculty News
Social Sciences
Faculty News
Social Sciences
Events
Science
Health & Medicine
Events
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Faculty News
Events
Events
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Social Sciences
Events
Social Sciences
Events
Engineering
Health & Medicine
Research
Science
Events
Arts & Humanities
Social Sciences
Arts & Humanities
Events
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Science
Health & Medicine
Social Sciences
Research
Events
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Student News
Social Sciences
Student News
Events
Science
Research
Events
Student News
Events
Architecture
Student News
Health & Medicine
Student News
Social Sciences
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Social Sciences
Events
Architecture
Events
Arts & Humanities
Research
Faculty News
Events
Student News
Events
Engineering
Research
Arts & Humanities
Research
Student News
Engineering
Health & Medicine
Engineering
Faculty News
Engineering
Student News
Research
Events
Arts & Humanities
Science
Research
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Events
Architecture
Research
Faculty News
Social Sciences
Health & Medicine
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Social Sciences
Social Sciences
Student News
Events
Events
Events
Arts & Humanities
Education
Architecture
Research
Social Sciences
Events
Arts & Humanities
Research
Faculty News
Social Sciences
Events
Social Sciences
Arts & Humanities
Events
Science
Faculty News
Social Sciences
Science
Research
Science
Research
Architecture
Research
Events
Architecture
Engineering
Science
Research
Faculty News
Science
Engineering
Research
Events
Engineering
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Research
Faculty News
Science
Events
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Events
Events
Events
Social Sciences
Faculty News
Events
Health & Medicine
Research
Faculty News
Social Sciences
Research
Faculty News
Events
Arts & Humanities
Events
Science
Faculty News
Education
Social Sciences
Student News
Events
Health & Medicine
Student News
Education
Engineering
Research
Science
Research
Engineering
Student News
Events
Student News
Science
Faculty News
Health & Medicine
Events
Social Sciences
Events
Arts & Humanities
Events
Engineering
Research
Events
Faculty News
Social Sciences
Research
Faculty News
Events
Science
Engineering
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Student News
Education
Science
Research
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Science
Research
Faculty News
Student News
Events
Events
Architecture
Research
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Social Sciences
Science
Faculty News
Social Sciences
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Architecture
Research
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Faculty News
Events
Architecture
Science
Engineering
Arts & Humanities
Research
Engineering
Events
Architecture
Faculty News
Science
Health & Medicine
Student News
Social Sciences
Research
Architecture
Student News
Social Sciences
Architecture
Events
Events
Social Sciences
Events
Research
Faculty News
Education
Arts & Humanities
Research
Faculty News
Student News
Science
Research
Faculty News
Student News
Architecture
Social Sciences
Events
Arts & Humanities
Events
Social Sciences
Events
Engineering
Student News
Events
Science
Engineering
Research
Faculty News
Events
Arts & Humanities
Events
Arts & Humanities
Faculty News
Science
Events
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Student News
Engineering
Research
Events
Science
Engineering
Research
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Events
Arts & Humanities
Arts & Humanities
Events
Science
Faculty News
Events
Research
Faculty News
Education
Architecture
Science
Engineering
Research
Student News
Social Sciences
Events
Architecture
Events
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Architecture
Research
Student News
Events
Events
Arts & Humanities
Events
Engineering
Social Sciences
Student News
Social Sciences
Events
Architecture
Events
Science
Health & Medicine
Research
Student News
Social Sciences
Research
Social Sciences
Research
Events
Architecture
Research
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Social Sciences
Science
Research
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Science
Events
Engineering
Faculty News
Events
Arts & Humanities
Research
Faculty News
Events
Arts & Humanities
Research
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Social Sciences
Research
Science
Health & Medicine
Research
Events
Student News
Architecture
Research
Student News
Social Sciences
Events
Student News
Events
Science
Engineering
Research
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Faculty News
Events
Social Sciences
Events
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Engineering
Events
Student News
Student News
Faculty News
Engineering
Engineering
Events
Science
Research
Faculty News
Social Sciences
Research
Faculty News
Science
Engineering
Health & Medicine
Research
Faculty News
Student News
Architecture
Faculty News
Events
Faculty News
Science
Research
Student News
Faculty News
Student News
Science
Health & Medicine
Research
Student News
Faculty News
Science
Research
Engineering
Research
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Engineering
Science
Engineering
Health & Medicine
Research
Student News
Science
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Events
Events
Arts & Humanities
Events
Engineering
Research
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Events
Engineering
Student News
Science
Engineering
Health & Medicine
Research
Faculty News
Student News
Science
Engineering
Research
Faculty News
Science
Arts & Humanities
Research
Faculty News
Engineering
Faculty News
Health & Medicine
Research
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Events
Science
Faculty News
Social Sciences
Events
Science
Health & Medicine
Research
Events
Events
Architecture
Events
Science
Health & Medicine
Research
Faculty News
Events
Social Sciences
Research
Engineering
Arts & Humanities
Events
Architecture
Events
Events
Science
Health & Medicine
Social Sciences
Events
Events
Research
Events
Social Sciences
Events
Engineering
Research
Science
Engineering
Research
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Social Sciences
Student News
Events
Architecture
Research
Student News
Science
Health & Medicine
Social Sciences
Research
Faculty News
Science
Engineering
Research
Faculty News
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Research
Faculty News
Health & Medicine
Research
Student News
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Science
Research
Student News
Social Sciences
Events
Architecture
Faculty News
Student News
Social Sciences
Research
Faculty News
Science
Engineering
Research
Student News
Research
Faculty News
Events
Events
Architecture
Research
Faculty News
Science
Research
Faculty News
Science
Faculty News
Events
Events
Student News
Faculty News
Events
Engineering
Faculty News
Architecture
Research
Student News
Faculty News
Engineering
Events
Arts & Humanities
Events
Science
Health & Medicine
Research
Events
Arts & Humanities
Research
Faculty News
Events
Science
Research
Student News
Faculty News
Science
Engineering
Research
Science
Engineering
Arts & Humanities
Events
Arts & Humanities
Events
Arts & Humanities
Science
Engineering
Health & Medicine
Research
Faculty News
Engineering
Student News
Events
Events
Architecture
Science
Engineering
Research
Student News
Faculty News
Architecture
Engineering
Student News
Social Sciences
Events
Science
Research
Student News
Science
Research
Faculty News
Social Sciences
Events
Student News
Social Sciences
Social Sciences
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Architecture
Engineering
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Social Sciences
Research
Faculty News
Science
Research
Student News
Architecture
Science
Engineering
Research
Student News
Social Sciences
Research
Faculty News
Science
Engineering
Social Sciences
Research
Student News
Health & Medicine
Faculty News
Events
Architecture
Science
Research
Faculty News
Engineering
Research
Faculty News
Faculty News
Events
Engineering
Events
Arts & Humanities
Events
Science
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Engineering
Student News
Engineering
Research
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Faculty News
Events
Science
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Arts & Humanities
Science
Faculty News
Events
Engineering
Faculty News
Science
Engineering
Research
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Events
Science
Engineering
Health & Medicine
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Science
Engineering
Arts & Humanities
Science
Engineering
Events
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Events
Science
Events
Science
Research
Student News
Student News
Social Sciences
Events
Health & Medicine
Arts & Humanities
Engineering
Research
Faculty News
Science
Student News
Social Sciences
Student News
Social Sciences
Architecture
Faculty News
Engineering
Research
Faculty News
Social Sciences
Arts & Humanities
Events
Science
Health & Medicine
Events
Architecture
Events
Arts & Humanities
Faculty News
Social Sciences
Student News
Events
Arts & Humanities
Events
Events
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Social Sciences
Science
Events
Arts & Humanities
Events
Events
Science
Events
Health & Medicine
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Science
Engineering
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Research
Faculty News
Architecture
Events
Arts & Humanities
Arts & Humanities
Architecture
Research
Faculty News
Engineering
Student News
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Research
Faculty News
Science
Research
Faculty News
Science
Research
Faculty News
Student News
Science
Health & Medicine
Research
Faculty News
Engineering
Research
Faculty News
Architecture
Research
Faculty News
Science
Research
Faculty News
Science
Events
Science
Student News
Science
Research
Faculty News
Science
Faculty News
Engineering
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Science
Engineering
Arts & Humanities
Research
Science
Health & Medicine
Research
Events
Science
Events
Engineering
Faculty News
Architecture
Faculty News
Events
Science
Engineering
Research
Events
Health & Medicine
Science
Events
Arts & Humanities
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Science
Research
Faculty News
Architecture
Student News
Faculty News
Events
Research
Faculty News
Student News
Science
Engineering
Health & Medicine
Research
Faculty News
Architecture
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Engineering
Research
Faculty News
Social Sciences
Arts & Humanities
Science
Arts & Humanities
Social Sciences
Research
Science
Engineering
Research
Faculty News
Events
Student News
Science
Research
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Architecture
Events
Science
Research
Faculty News
Student News
Student News
Health & Medicine
Research
Faculty News
Engineering
Research
Arts & Humanities
Architecture
Faculty News
Science
Research
Faculty News
Social Sciences
Student News
Engineering
Student News
Events
Social Sciences
Research
Social Sciences
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Events
Engineering
Arts & Humanities
Arts & Humanities
Arts & Humanities
Engineering
Social Sciences
Architecture
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Faculty News
Social Sciences
Research
Faculty News
Science
Research
Faculty News
Engineering
Research
Student News
Science
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Events
Arts & Humanities
Research
Faculty News
Architecture
Faculty News
Science
Engineering
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Events
Architecture
Engineering
Student News
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Architecture
Engineering
Research
Arts & Humanities
Social Sciences
Health & Medicine
Social Sciences
Student News
Events
Arts & Humanities
Faculty News
Student News
Faculty News
Science
Engineering
Arts & Humanities
Science
Events
Student News
Events
Events
Science
Research
Faculty News
Events
Arts & Humanities
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Events
Science
Events
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Research
Faculty News
Science
Engineering
Health & Medicine
Events
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Science
Student News
Science
Research
Student News
Research
Faculty News
Student News
Architecture
Science
Student News
Health & Medicine
Arts & Humanities
Engineering
Events
Arts & Humanities
Events
Science
Research
Faculty News
Events
Engineering
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Faculty News
Student News
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Health & Medicine
Student News
Science
Engineering
Student News
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Faculty News
Science
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Events
Arts & Humanities
Events
Engineering
Health & Medicine
Student News
Events
Architecture
Science
Arts & Humanities
Faculty News
Faculty News
Events
Science
Research
Faculty News
Science
Health & Medicine
Research
Events
Social Sciences
Research
Faculty News
Events
Social Sciences
Events
Social Sciences
Student News
Events
Student News
Faculty News
Events
Architecture
Science
Engineering
Faculty News
Engineering
Faculty News
Science
Engineering
Faculty News
Research
Faculty News
Health & Medicine
Student News
Research
Faculty News
Faculty News
Events
Arts & Humanities
Faculty News
Events
Engineering
Research
Faculty News
Student News
Architecture
Events
Architecture
Events
Faculty News
Faculty News
Research
Faculty News
Events
Faculty News
Events
Engineering
Faculty News
Research
Events
Events
Arts & Humanities
Faculty News
Events
Social Sciences
Faculty News
Engineering
Faculty News
Events
Arts & Humanities
Faculty News
Health & Medicine
Events
Events
Science
Research
Faculty News
Faculty News
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Faculty News
Science
Faculty News
Events
Engineering
Events
Science
Engineering
Health & Medicine
Research
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Events
Health & Medicine
Student News
Science
Research
Faculty News
Architecture
Student News
Events
Science
Engineering
Events
Events
Architecture
Faculty News
Social Sciences
Faculty News
Events
Science
Health & Medicine
Research
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Events
Arts & Humanities
Student News
Faculty News
Science
Health & Medicine
Social Sciences
Research
Faculty News
Arts & Humanities
Events
Student News
Architecture
Events
Events
Events
Science
Events
Architecture
Events
Social Sciences
Events
Arts & Humanities
Faculty News
Events
Health_and_Medicine_c
  • Four CCNY Graduating Seniors Awarded Salk Scholarships

    Alana Lewis, Susanna Nguy, Ivan Santiago and Emma Schatoff, members of The City College of New York Class of 2013, have been selected to receive the 2013 Jonas E. Salk Scholarship awarded by The City University of New York. All four students plan to apply the Scholarship’s $8,000 stipend toward medical school or PhD study.

    Read More »
  • CCNY STEM Majors Scoop Up Record Five Wins at National Conference

    City College of New York science students brought home a record five wins for research poster presentations at the Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS) last semester in San Jose, California.

    Read More »
  • Molecular Biologist Susan Gottesman to Present Cosloy-Blank Lecture

    Molecular biologist Dr. Susan Gottesman will deliver the 7th Annual Sharon Cosloy-Edward Blank Lecture at The City College of New York 4 p.m. Thursday, October 18. The topic of her talk will be “Bacterial Circuits with Small RNA Regulators.” The lecture, which is free and open to the public, will take place in Room 95, Shepard Hall, and will be followed by a reception in Room 150.

    Read More »
  • New obesity measure predicts early death better than BMI

    A new measure of obesity developed by a City College of New York researcher and a physician predicts early death better than BMI, the Body Mass Index.

    Read More »
  • Gene May Link Diabetes and Alzheimer’s, CCNY Researchers Find

    In recent years it became clear that people with diabetes face an ominous prospect – a far greater risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease. Now researchers at The City College of New York (CCNY) have shed light on one reason why. Biology Professor Chris Li and her colleagues have discovered that a single gene forms a common link between the two diseases.

    Read More »
  • CCNY Announces Winner of $50,000 Kaylie Prize for Entrepreneurship

    A hands-free system to help visually impaired people sense their surroundings won $50,000 for a team of five City College of New York students in the Second Annual Kaylie Prize for Entrepreneurship competition.

    Read More »
  • Technology Eases Migraine Pain in the Deep Brain

    A team of researchers that includes Dr. Marom Bikson, associate professor of biomedical engineering in CCNY’s Grove School of Engineering, has shown that a brain stimulation technology can prevent migraine attacks from occurring.

    Read More »
  • CCNY Professor to Test Monoclonal Antibodies as Ovarian Cancer Diagnostic Reagent

    MabCure Inc., (OTCBB:MBCI) a leading developer of antibody-based technology for the diagnosis and treatment of ovarian, prostate, colorectal and other cancers, has retained the CUNY Center for Advanced Technology (CUNY CAT) to evaluate its monoclonal antibodies against ovarian cancer cells as diagnostic reagents. The work will be performed in the laboratory of Professor Paul Gottlieb of The City College of New York’s Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education.  

    Read More »
  • The Y Chromosome: Junk or Jewel?

    Dr. David C. Page, Bryson Professor of Biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, will deliver the 2012 Louis Levine – Gabriella de Beer Lecture in Genetics at The City College of New York 5 p.m. Wednesday, March 28, 2012. He will speak in The Great Hall of Shepard Hall, 160 Convent Avenue, New York. The lecture, titled “Rethinking the Rotting Y Chromosome,” is free and open to the public. A reception will follow.

    Read More »
  • Could a NOSH-Aspirin-a-Day Keep Cancer Away?

    The humble aspirin may soon have a new role. Scientists from The City College of New York have developed a new aspirin compound that has great promise to be not only an extremely potent cancer-fighter, but even safer than the classic medicine cabinet staple.

    Read More »
  • 2nd Annual National Urban Health Conference Focuses on Urban Ecology Feb 23 – 26

    The Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce, along with the New York Academy of Medicine, Harlem Hospital, Emblem Health, Touro College and The City College of New York, is sponsoring the second annual National Urban Health Conference. The four-day event will take place from February 23rd to February 26th and will center on the theme of Urban Ecology.

    Read More »
  • Poorest Smokers Face Toughest Odds for Kicking the Habit

    Quitting smoking is never easy. However, when you’re poor and uneducated, kicking the habit for good is doubly hard, according to a new study by a tobacco dependence researcher at The City College of New York (CCNY).

    Read More »
  • Sophie Davis Students Teach Patients to Ask Questions of Their Doctors

    For some patients, knowing how to ask questions in a doctor’s office could make a huge difference in their outcomes. A pilot program at The City College of New York’s Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education is teaching future physicians to help patients take charge of their health by querying their medical providers.

    Read More »
  • Microbiologist Richard Losick to Present Cosloy-Blank Lecture November 9

    Microbiologist Dr. Richard M. Losick will deliver the 6th Annual Sharon Cosloy-Edward Blank Lecture at The City College of New York 4 p.m. Wednesday, November 9. The topic of his talk will be “Life and Death of a Microbial Community.” The lecture, which is free and open to the public, will take place in Room 250, Shepard Hall, and will be followed by a reception in Room 150, Shepard Hall.

    Read More »
  • CCNY-led Research Could Lead to Wearable Sensors for the Blind

    Wearable sensors that allow blind people to “see” with their hands, bodies or faces could be on the horizon, thanks to a $2 million award from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to researchers at The City College of New York and Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech).

    Read More »
  • Dr. Maurizio Trevisan, MD, Named Dean of Sophie Davis School

    City College of New York President Lisa Staiano-Coico has announced that Dr. Maurizio Trevisan, MD, has accepted an offer to become dean of the Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education at CCNY. Dr. Trevisan, whose appointment is subject to the approval of the CUNY Board of Trustees, is currently executive vice chancellor and chief executive officer, Health Sciences System, Nevada System of Higher Education. If approved, he will assume his new position August 1.

    Read More »
  • CCNY Undergrad Johnson Ho Named 2011 Goldwater Scholar

    Johnson Shiuan-Jiun Ho, a junior biomedical engineering major in the Grove School of Engineering and Macaulay Honors College at The City College of New York, has been awarded a Goldwater Scholarship for 2011. The national award recognizes undergraduate students who demonstrate academic excellence and outstanding potential for future scientific research.

    Read More »
  • Two Events at CCNY Explore Public Health and Ethics

    A conference April 8 and a public lecture April 11 at The City College of New York will examine public health issues from ethical perspectives. The April 8 conference, “Contemporary Issues in Public Health: Historical and Ethical Perspectives,” features speakers from Columbia University, University of California – Berkeley and CCNY. Monday, April 11, Dr. Daniel Wikler, a Harvard University ethicist, will talk on “Research Ethics: Did We Misunderstand the Lessons of Nuremberg?”

    Read More »
  • James Evans to Deliver Levine – de Beer Genetics Lecture April 5

    Dr. James Evans, Bryson Distinguished Professor of Genetics and Medicine at the University of North Carolina, will deliver the Louis Levine–Gabriella de Beer Lecture in Genetics at The City College of New York 5 p.m. Tuesday, April 5.

    Read More »
  • Sophie Davis Students Thank Those Who Serve and Protect

    Students of the Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education at The City College of New York joined with dozens of medical schools around the United States and Canada Monday, February 14, to observe the first National Day of Solidarity for Compassionate Patient Care. The event was created by the Gold Humanism Honor Society of the Arnold P. Gold Foundation to honor the spirit of caring exhibited by Dr. Randall Friese, who was the first trauma surgeon to treat Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords after she was shot.

    Read More »