New York- Presbyterian Hospital

New York-Presbyterian Hospital was formed in 1998 with the merger of New York Hospital and Presbyterian Hospital in New York City. New York-Presbyterian is the university hospital for Cornell and Columbia universities. New York-Presbyterian is actually five campuses. New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center, New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, New-York Presbyterian Hospital/The Allen Pavilion, Morgan Stanley's Children's Hospital, New York-Presbyterian Hospital Westchester Division. New York-Presbyterian is rated as one of the largest medical centers in the world and is consistently rated in the top tier of teaching hospitals, research in complex diseases, cutting edge surgery and excellence in physician training.

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Surgeons perform first 'ex vivo' lung transplants

A 59-year-old woman from upstate New York and a 60-year-old woman from the New York metro area were the first patients in New York state and among the first in the United States to receive transplanted lungs that were assessed ...

Dec 12, 2011
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New drug stops aggressive form of childhood leukemia

In a significant breakthrough, investigators at Weill Cornell Medical College and the University of California, San Francisco, have been able to overcome resistance of a form of leukemia to targeted therapy, demonstrating ...

May 24, 2011
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