Tributes on the Passing of a Gentle Giant
- Columbia University – President and Trustees obituary
- New York Presbyterian – President and Trustees obituary
- Columbia University Medical Center – Dean Goldman’s obituary
- Columbia University Medical Center – Dept. of Surgery’s obituary
- New York Times editorial ( NYTimes.com | PDF File)
Updates From Dr. Smith
Each day during the peak of the COVID-19 crisis, Dr. Craig Smith, Chair of the Department of Surgery, sent an Update to faculty and staff about pandemic response and priorities. We’ve collected all of Dr. Smith's Updates from this time, as well as additional Updates he has put out since.
John Jones Fellowship 2020-2021
Winner, Joshua C. Leinwand, MD, MSE
7th John Jones Fellow 2020-2021
Dr. Leinwand is a fourth year general surgery resident in the Department of Surgery at Columbia University Irving Medical Center.
Mentor: Joshua I. Weiner, MD, Assistant Professor of Surgery, Division of Abdominal Organ Transplantation, and Principal Investigator, Columbia Center for Translational Immunology in the Department of Surgery at Columbia University Irving Medical Center.
Dr. Leinwand receives a grant of $3,000.00 for this research.
He will present his research results at the Annual Meeting of the John Jones Surgical Society in 2021. Click here for more information
Dr. John A. Chabot, John Jones Surgical Society President, and the Review Committee, congratulate Dr. Leinwand on a successful submission and thank all applicants who submitted their research for consideration. We wish them success in their research endeavors.
Check back February 2021 for updates regarding the 2021-2022 Fellowship.
For more information, contact the Administrator, Trisha J. Hargaden