Columbia University Kicks Off its First Annual Actuarial Science Career Fair

Over a dozen employers seeking interns and full-time associates met with Actuarial Science students at Columbia University.

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On Anti-Vaxxers: Robert Klitzman Explores the Legacy of Public Health Backlashes

What spurs our fear of vaccines, and what happens when we reject them? Dr. Klitzman explains.

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Robert Klitzman: Three Parents, One Baby? Not at All

Amidst the panic over so-called three-parent babies, Dr. Klitzman clarifies what mitochondrial replacement therapy (MRT) is – and how it can save children’s lives.

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Narrative Medicine Rounds: Nellie Hermann on Creativity and Crafting van Gogh

Nellie Hermann, creative director of the M.S. in Narrative Medicine program, discussed her new novel, the process of writing, and blurring the lines between fiction and nonfiction narratives.

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Robert Klitzman: How Fraud Underlies Anti-Vaccine Claims

Though a fraudulent study about the link between vaccinations and autism was discredited, the myth about inoculations persists.

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Robert Klitzman: Three-Parent Babies? “It’s More of a Transplant.”

In light of the recent vote in the House of Commons on the so-called three-parent baby law, Dr. Klitzman of the Bioethics program clarifies what the procedure is and why it matters.

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Sports Management Director Vince Gennaro Will Host New Sports Show on SiriusXM Radio

Vince Gennaro, baseball analytics expert, launches a new radio show that will convene baseball insiders.

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Robert Klitzman: Doctor, Have You Had Your DNA Tested?

M.S. in Bioethics program director Robert Klitzman explains the appeal of genetic testing and why he hasn’t gotten his genome sequenced – yet.

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Columbia Team Embarks on Rights-Based Study of Afflicted Mining Region in Papua New Guinea

Joshua Fisher of the Negotiation and Conflict Resolution program and other professors headed into the field to explore environmental, economic, and cultural rights issues in the region.

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Bioethics Student Kira Peikoff: No Smoke, but Haze Around E-Joint

Peikoff reports on a new marijuana e-cigarette whose potency could lead to new perils.

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