Weill Cornell Rehabilitation Medicine

News & Events

June 2, 2022

Dr. Michael O’Dell Awarded the Dean’s Award for Excellence in Mentorship

Dr. Michael O’Dell, a professor of clinical rehabilitation medicine, was awarded the Dean’s Award for Excellence in Mentorship.

May 23, 2022

Sports for Kids: Staying Active and Healthy

Katherine Yao M.D. and Ben King M.D. discuss how you can help your kids stay active by getting them involved in regular physical activity. They share great tips on the benefits of healthy activities for kids, how Covid-19 has affected youth sports, and why participating in any type of physical activity is so important, especially at a young age.

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In 2013

Dr. Jaspal Singh has been named the Willibald Nagler Clinic Scholar in Rehabilitation Medicine by Dean Laurie Glimcher. This scholarship recognizes Dr. Singh's work in patients with discogenic pain and epidural steroid injections.

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Rehabilitation Medicine at NewYork-Presbyterian University Hospital of Columbia and Cornell was ranked one of the best specialties in U.S. News

Dr. Joel Stein, Dr. Michael O'Dell, and Dr. Chi-Chang Lin were listed among New York's Best Doctors.


Chairman's Message


The Department of Rehabilitation Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College continues to expand all three key aspects of its mission: patient care, education, and research. Together with the closely allied Department of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine at Columbia University and NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, along with our affiliated institutions including The Hospital for Special Surgery and the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, we have expanded both our breadth and depth of expertise in all of these areas.

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