About Us

The Department Of Medicine at Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons (VP&S) is dedicated to improving the health and life quality of New Yorkers and others by:

  • Educating medical students, residents, practicing physicians, and pre- and post-doctoral fellows
  • Providing care to patients
  • Conducting scholarly research investigation, and
  • Stimulating economic development in the state through bio-technical innovation.