For Professionals

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical College provides medical students, residents and fellows with a wealth of educational resources, mentoring and the rigorous training needed to build a foundation of excellence for careers in surgery, clinical practice and research. Our programs emphasize the importance of combining a strong base in the medical sciences with extensive clinical training in patient care.

Current Research Funding Opportunities

The Center for Advanced Digestive Care periodically posts requests for applications, funded both by the CADC and by close partners.

The Office of Sponsored Research Administration at Weill Cornell Medicine also lists numerous research grant opportunities from a variety of sources.

CADC Research Spotlight

The CADC now offers Research Spotlight, a digital microsite covering research developments made by its faculty and researchers. Visit the Research Spotlight to learn more about the basic science, clinical and outcomes research developments coming out of NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center.

View the most recent issue of CADC Research Spotlight.

Continuing Medical Education (CME)

Continuing Medical Education plays an extremely important role at the Center for Advanced Digestive. Conferences, courses, lectures, seminars, symposia, and webcasts keep physicians, surgeons, scientists, nurses and other healthcare professionals, abreast of the latest developments in digestive care.

Weill Medical College of Cornell University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to authorize and issue CME credit for programs that are developed by Weill Cornell faculty as part of the medical school's CME program.

New York Citywide Colorectal Cancer Control Coalition (C5) Webinar

Date: Friday, March 30
Time: 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
Location: Webinar - Please click here to register.

In collaboration with the C5 Colonoscopy Quality Improvement Committee, the NYC Health Department has developed a toolkit to ensure the delivery of high quality screening colonoscopies. To introduce this toolkit, we will host a free webinar on Friday, March 30th from 12pm – 1pm. The aim of this webinar is to provide an overview of quality improvement, colonoscopy quality metrics and examples of how to excel on quality measures at your practices and institutions. Please see attached for more information.

The target audience for this webinar includes physician and administrative leadership in endoscopy suites, GI department and training program leadership, GI trainees, and GI associations (NYSGE, ACG). CME for physicians and CE for nurses will be provided through Columbia University.

Please click here to register for this webinar.

Peter D. Stevens Course on Innovations in Digestive Care

Date: Thursday, April 12 - Friday, April 13
Time: Various
Location: Milstein Family Heart Center at Columbia University Irving Medical Center, 173 Fort Washington Avenue, New York, NY 10032

The seventh annual Peter D. Stevens Course on Innovations in Digestive Care 2018 will be held on  April 12-13, 2018 at Columbia University Medical Center. This course a range of topics, including:

  • Management of acute recurrent and chronic pancreatitis
  • Advances in therapeutic endoscopic procedures for the management of acid and esophageal motility disorders
  • Updates in the diagnosis and management of GI diseases affecting the areas of motility, hepatology, and surgical perspectives on diseases of the GI tract
  • Advances in therapeutic endoscopic ultrasound

This course is designed for gastroenterologists, interventional endoscopists, general surgeons, GI surgeons, colon and rectal surgeons, nurses and physician assistants.

Visit for more information and to register.

Course brochure

This course is organized by the Society for Therapeutic and Surgical Endoscopy in cooperation with faculty from Weill Cornell Medicine and Columbia University. This program is designated for 16.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.

Updates in Pediatric Gastroenterology

Date: Friday, April 27
Time: 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Location: Weill Greenberg Center, 1305 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021

The annual Updates in Pediatric Gastroenterology is a one-day professional overview course designed to highlight scientific advances,controversies, and gaps in knowledge in pediatric gastroenterology. The program will include talks by internationally recognized experts, plus moderated Q&A periods and networking time.

Thiscourse is designed for pediatric and adult gastroenterologists, GI fellows, general pediatricians, residents, students, PAs, NPs, RNs, nutritionists and other healthcare professionals.

View course information and register

Early bird registration rates are available through March 27. Space is limited – register today to confirm your seat!

Residency & Fellowship Opportunities

Presentations for Professionals

Clinical care and research presentations, continuing medical education courses, seminars, newsletters, and grand rounds are available to medical professionals throughout the world from NewYork-Presbyterian and Weill Cornell Medicine.

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