Research Spotlight

In The Era of Biologics, Ulcerative Colitis Patients Face Higher Morbidity

November 13, 2017

The comprehensive, longitudinal study sought to compare colorectal surgical outcomes in UC patients before the approval of infliximab against those who received colorectal surgery after a course of infliximab treatment.

Dr. Rohit Chandwani Joins Weill Cornell Medicine and CADC to Focus on Pancreatic Cancer

July 11, 2017

Dr. Chandwani is a board-certified surgical oncologist and physician-scientist with a specific interest in pancreatic cancer. Dr. Chandwani leads the Laboratory of Cancer Epigenetics in the Department of Surgery at Weill Cornell Medicine.

Fecal Transplants Show Promise in Ulcerative Colitis

April 28, 2017

Two-donor fecal transplants show promise in patients with active ulcerative colitis, according to a new pilot study funded by the Center for Advanced Digestive Care and led by faculty of the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Weill Cornell Medicine.