Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences


Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences

Infobox_University
name = Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences


established = 1952
type = Private
city = New York City
state = New York
country = USA
dean = David P. Hajjar
faculty = 200 [ [http://biomedsci.cornell.edu/graduate_school/html/14905.cfm Cornell U/Sloan-Kettering - Graduate Biomedical Sciences - Our Faculty ] ]
enrollment = 341 [cite web | url = http://dpb.cornell.edu/documents/1000207.pdf | title = Medical Division Total Enrollment | accessdate = 2006-07-06]
website = [http://biomedsci.cornell.edu biomedsci.cornell.edu]

The Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences (WCGSMS) is a graduate college of Cornell University that was founded in 1952 as an academic partnership between two major medical institutions in New York City: the Weill Cornell Medical College and the Sloan-Kettering Institute. Cornell is involved in the Tri-Institutional MD-PhD Program with Rockefeller University and the Sloan-Kettering Institute; each of these three institutions is part of a large biomedical center extending along York Avenue between 65th and 72nd Streets on the Upper East Side of Manhattan.

Programs of study

The programs of study that are offered at the college lead to the M.S. or Ph.D. and are in biology and medicine:

* Biochemistry & Structural Biology
* Cell Biology & Genetics
* Immunology & Microbial Pathogenesis
* Molecular Biology
* Neuroscience [http://biomedsci.cornell.edu/graduate_school/html/14813.cfm]
* Pharmacology
* Physiology, Biophysics & Systems Biology
* Clinical Epidemiology & Health Services Research
* Clinical Investigation

ee also

* Weill Cornell Medical College
* Tri-Institutional MD-PhD Program

References

External links

* [http://biomedsci.cornell.edu/ Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences]
* [http://www.med.cornell.edu/mdphd/home.html The Tri-Institutional M.D.-Ph.D. Program]
* [http://neuroscience.med.cornell.edu The Neuroscience Community at Weill Cornell Medical College]


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