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Week of June 13, 2016

Is Anesthesia Safe for Young Kids?
Research led by CUMC scientists suggests that a single exposure to general anesthesia poses no cognitive risk to healthy children under age 3.

Summer Haven Festival to Celebrate Community
Kick off the summer tomorrow with a free community festival at CUMC featuring local artists, music, culture, and wellness activities for the whole family.
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Large Data Analysis Finds Treatments Differ
A study using millions of patient records from four countries demonstrates how large-scale observational research can offer clinical insights.

CUMC in the News

Reuters - June 2, 2016

Photo of the Week

The new education building on Haven Avenue was dedicated last week as the Roy and Diana Vagelos Education Center. The 14-story building provides advanced learning resources, including high-tech classroom space and a simulation center.

Submit a photo of the week by email and find more community photos on our Instagram feed @ColumbiaMed.

Video Feature

A Public Health Approach to Incarceration
Robert E. Fullilove, EdD, talks about the public health approach to incarceration.

Explore a recent Mailman symposium on mass incarceration here.

Featured Events

Summer Haven Festival
6/14/16, 11 a.m.–3 p.m., Haven Avenue at Fort Washington Avenue  More »

CUMC Employee Appreciation Lunch
6/29/16, 11 a.m.–2 p.m., The Armory, 216 Fort Washington Ave.  More »

For more events, please visit the CUMC calendar.
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