Paul Appelbaum, MD, Professor of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Friday, January 23, 2015 8:00-9:00 a.m.
P&S 1 Amphitheatre
630 W. 168th Street
Scoliosis — curvature of the spine — is not uncommon, affecting six to nine million Americans. It is most often diagnosed between the ages of 10 and 15. When scoliosis develops in the first few years of life — so-called "early-onset scoliosis" (EOS) — prompt and appropriate treatment is critical to ensure that affected children can breathe effectively and have a good quality of life. Read more.
Cyril Sahyoun, MD, of the Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, is this year’s recipient of the Major Clinical Year Outstanding Teacher Award by the College of Physicians and Surgeons Class of 2016. Read on.