Partnerships Carnegie Mellon University
Carnegie Mellon University is recognized for its world class arts and technology programs, collaboration across disciplines and innovative leadership in education, Carnegie Mellon is consistently a top-ranked university. Carnegie Mellon University is a global research university with more than 11,000 students, 75,000 active alumni, and 4000 faculty and staff. Carnegie Mellon consists of seven schools and colleges: Carnegie Institute of Technology, College of Fine Arts, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Heinz College, Mellon College of Science, School of Computer Science and the Tepper School of Business
Carnegie Mellon University’s world renowned faculty members are practicing professionals who bring extensive knowledge and experience into the classroom. Innovation has been a part of their DNA and they continue to push the envelope.
Weill Cornell Medical College-New York
Founded in 1898 and affiliated with what is now New York - Presbyterian Hospital (NYPH) since 1927, Weill Cornell Medical College is one of the top-ranked clinical and medical research centers in the U.S. It is committed to excellence in research, teaching and patient care, and the advancement of the art and science of medicine. The Medical College has 20 academic departments. Seven focus on the basic sciences, and thirteen encompass the study, treatment and prevention of human diseases, as well as maternity care.
Recent research breakthroughs include the world's first gene therapy for Parkinson’s Disease, and identification of the bone marrow’s critical contribution to tumor growth. Clinical faculty members hold academic appointments at the Medical College and clinical appointments at one of its affiliated hospitals.