Congratulations to Lena Mamykina and her several DBMI and outside colleagues received a Notice of Award for their R01

Congratulations to Lena Mamykina and her several DBMI and outside colleagues, who just received a Notice of Award for their R01, “Dynamically Tailoring Interventions for Problem-Solving in Diabetes Self-Management Using Self-Monitoring Data – a Randomized Controlled Trial” from NIH’s National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive And Kidney Diseases (NIDDK). Great job.

Congratulations to Bruce Forman for shepherding NYP’s High School program to New York City

Congratulations to Bruce Forman for shepherding NYP’s High School program to the New York City Department of Education Career and Technology Education Partner of the Year Award.

Bruce received the award last night on behalf of NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. NYP has partnered with the city on the Inwood Early College High School, providing direction, internships, etc. It shows the continued partnership between DBMI and NYP and demonstrates NYP’s important role in the community beyond health care.

Congratulations to Andrea Califano for being elected to the National Academy of Medicine

Congratulations to Andrea Califano for being elected to the National Academy of Medicine, formerly IOM.

The National Academy of Medicine (NAM) today announced the election of 75 regular members and 10 international members during its annual meeting. Election to the Academy is considered one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine and recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding professional achievement and commitment to service.

 

Andrea Califano
Andrea Califano Dr.

Dr. Califano holds the following positions: Clyde and Helen Wu Professor of Chemical and Systems Biology, Departments of Systems Biology, Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Biomedical Informatics, and Institute of Cancer Genetics; Chair, Department of Systems Biology; Director, JP Sulzberger Columbia Genome Center; and Associate Director, Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center, Columbia University, New York City. The election recognizes his pioneering work in Systems Biology and its implementation for the discovery of master regulator proteins and the networks they control in cancer cells.