News and Highlights

Department Welcomes Dr. Hannah Wunsch

The Department of Anesthesiology is pleased to welcome Dr. Hannah Wunsch as the new vice chair for research and director of outcomes research. Dr. Wunsch was recruited to Weill Cornell Medicine as a professor of anesthesiology and will practice as a member of the anesthesiology critical care division.

In her role as vice chair for research, Dr. Wunsch will work with the executive vice chair for academic affairs to...

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Discovery Opens Possibility of New Ion Channel-Targeting Drugs

Nimigean lab ion channels
Top: When the ion channel (gray) imbedded in the cell membrane is in the open state, a drug molecule (yellow) can enter through the main opening of the pore and block the channel. Bottom: When the ion channel is closed, the drug molecule can travel into the cell membrane to enter the opening in the side of the ion channel (or “fenestration...
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Potential Neuropathic Pain Treatment Shows Promise in Preclinical Tests

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