Jeffrey N. Weiser, MD, Appointed Chair of the Department of Microbiology at NYU Langone Medical Center

September 17, 2014 (All day)
NYU Langone Medical Center announced today that Jeffrey N. Weiser, MD, has been appointed as the new chair of the Department of Microbiology, effective January 1, 2015. 
An internationally recognized expert in the molecular basis of infectious disease, Dr. Weiser hails from the University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School of Medicine, where he has been a professor of microbiology and pediatrics. 

Standard and Poor’s Affirms NYU Hospital Center’s “A-” Credit Rating

August 11, 2014 (All day)
Leading credit ratings agency Standard & Poor’s (S&P) has affirmed NYU Hospitals Center’s (NYUHC) taxable revenue bonds and bonds issued by the New York State Dormitory Authority (DASNY) an “A-“ rating.

NYU School of Medicine Welcomes an Eclectic Class of 2018

August 15, 2014 (All day)

Despite challenging times in almost every aspect of health care and the practice of medicine, 150 new medical students will don one of their most identifiable new markers during the White Coat Ceremony for the Class of 2018. 

NYU Langone Medical Center Partners with Education Leader Kaplan, Inc., to Improve Patient Care and Save Lives

August 5, 2014 (All day)
NYU Langone Medical Center and Kaplan, Inc., a world-renowned leader in the educational services industry, today formally announced the launch of a new partnership focused on creating a series of  online training modules to educate medical professionals worldwide to improve rapid diagnosis and treatment – and ultimately save lives.

Vein Center at NYU Langone First Academic Institution to Receive National Vein Center Accreditation

June 10, 2014 (All day)

NEW YORK, June 10, 2014 – The Vein Center at NYU Langone Medical Center announced that it is the first academic medical center to receive official vein center accreditation from the InterSocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC). The accreditation recognizes NYU Langone’s commitment to success in providing quality evaluation, care, and treatment for patients with vein disorders, which affect more than 50 percent of people over the age of 50.

NYU Langone Medical Center Opens The Preston Robert Tisch Center For Men’s Health

May 29, 2014 (All day)

It is no secret that when it comes to taking care of their health, men are notoriously and dangerously neglectful.  According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, men on average die 5.4 years younger than women.

Over $6.2 Million Raised At NYU Langone Medical Center's 2014 Violet Ball

May 12, 2014 (All day)

NYU Langone Medical Center raised more than $6.2 million last Thursday night at its annual Violet Ball held at Cipriani on 42nd Street in New York City. This year the president and COO of Goldman Sachs, Gary D. Cohn, who also serves as an NYU Langone trustee and chair of the NYU Langone Musculoskeletal Advisory Board, and his wife Lisa Pevaroff-Cohn, an artist and designer, were honored for their years of dedication to the Medical Center. The funds raised will create full scholarships for talented medical students on behalf of the Cohns.

KiDS of NYU Langone 2014 Springfling Gala Raises Nearly $1.4 Million

May 2, 2014 (All day)