Roy and Diana Vagelos commit $25 million in matching funds to a new scholarship campaign.
Over the last 250 years, P&S graduates have not just practiced medicine, they’ve changed it.
Columbia doctors have shaped the course of medical history.
Velocity is the first cycling event organized by CUMC. All funds raised by Velocity riders, volunteers, and sponsors benefit the Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center at CUMC.
On the same date 250 years ago—Aug. 14, 1767, to be exact—the governors of King’s College unanimously approved a petition to organize a “School of Physick” at the college.
On November 2, 1767, a parade of dignitaries walked in procession for the opening ceremonies of a new medical school at King’s College, the first medical school in New York and the second in the American colonies.
Over the past 10 years, CHHMP has helped more than 1,400 patients and has expanded to provide primary care and services to anyone in need.
CUMC will play an important role in a national health research project, called All of Us.