Riccardo Dalla-Favera, M.D., the Percy and Joanne Uris Professor of Pathology and Director of the Institute for Cancer Genetics, has been named director of the Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center.
James Rothman has been appointed director of the Judith P. Sulzberger M.D. Columbia Genome Center. He has also been named the Clyde and Helen Wu Professor of Physiology in the Department of Physiology and Cellular Biophysics.
Ronald J. Wapner, M.D., will join the Department of Obstetrics/Gynecology as the Division Chief of Maternal Fetal Medicine and will be appointed professor.
Ira Tabas, M.D., Ph.D., vice chairman of the Department of Anatomy & Cell Biology, has been appointed the Richard J. Stock Professor of Medicine.
Daniel L. Feingold, M.D., has been appointed assistant professor of surgery (section of colon and rectal surgery).
Leila Mureebe, M.D., has been appointed assistant professor of clinical surgery in the Division of Vascular Surgery.
Sarah W. Holland, M.D., and June K. Wu, M.D. have joined the Department of Surgery as instructors in clinical surgery.
Laura A. Klein, M.D., has been appointed instructor in clinical surgery in the Division of General Surgery.
Allan S. Stewart, M.D., has joined Columbia as assistant professor of surgery in the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery and director of the aortic surgery program.