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Happy Holidays from the Medical Center Archives
on December 12, 2019

Musical and theatrical shows by students have a long tradition at Weill Cornell Medicine.  Throughout the college’s history, medical and nursing students performed plays, skits, and musical numbers for the...

The Heberden Society presents Dr. Jeffrey S. Reznick, PhD
By Nicole Milano on November 7, 2019

John Galsworthy (1867-1933), recipient of the 1932 Nobel Prize for literature, was one of the best-selling authors of the twentieth century. While his name has become synonymous with The Forsyte Saga, the epic...

Join us for the Heberden Society!
By Nicole Milano on October 10, 2019

As caricature evolved from its origins as a practice designed to liberate artists from the constraints of Renaissance Idealism into a tool for social satire and commentary, medicine emerged quickly as one of...
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Bloomingdale and Westchester: An Experiment in Moral Management Exhibition Opens
on October 3, 2019

Mental health treatment has changed over time, reflecting new studies, research, and societal concerns. Proponents of the moral managent philosophy, one of the mental health treatments which emerged in the...

Pioneers in Reproductive Medicine: Fritz Fuchs, MD
By Elizabeth Shepard on September 13, 2019

Dr. Fritz Fuchs was an internationally known obstetrician and gynecologist who, along with his colleague, Povi Riis, was the first to use amniocentesis for detecting the sex of a fetus in Demark in 1955. This...
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