News and Highlights

Department Celebrates 2024 Graduating Residents

Class of 2024

The Department of Anesthesiology celebrated its twenty graduating residents on Friday, June 7 at Guastavino's, a Manhattan landmark located under the 59th Street Bridge. 

Department Chair Dr. Hugh Hemmings welcomed the graduates and their guests. 

"We take immense pride in your achievements and we're very proud that you'll be joining the ranks of alumni of Weill Cornell Medicine," he said. With a nod to the evenings festivities, he advised the graduates...

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Dr. Julia Scarpa Receives American Heart Association Innovative Project Award

Julia Scarpa, MD, PhD, an instructor in anesthesiology at Weill Cornell Medicine, is the recipient of an American Heart Association Innovative Project Award for her project, “A novel wearable to study cerebrovascular physiology underlying cognition in end-stage heart failure and LVAD.” She is the principal investigator of a multi-disciplinary collaborative team that includes co-investigator ...

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Dr. Joseph Scarpa Awarded FAER Grant

Dr. Joseph Scarpa

Dr. Joseph Scarpa, an instructor in anesthesiology at Weill Cornell Medicine, is the recipient of a Mentored Research Training Grant from the Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (FAER) for his proposal, “The Response of Circulating Tumor Cells to Surgical Resection and Intraoperative Ketamine in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer.”

The two-year, $250,000 grant will fund Dr. Scarpa’s research which aims to utilize new...

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