3 DEAN’S MESSAGE
Comments from Dean Augustine M. K. Choi, MD
4 THE DAEDALUS FUND FOR INNOVATION
Cornell University’s new president. Plus: Joint center on cancer genomics;
new chief of pulmonary care; two elected to National Academy; and remembering
8 LIGHT BOX
Artistic (gene) expression
10 TALK OF THE GOWN
Better treatments for sleep apnea. Plus: Two alums use Big Data to aid infertile
couples; a conversation with Lisa Roth, MD; the risks and benefits of involuntary
commitment; and revisiting a classic Parkinson’s study.
News of alumni
47 IN MEMORIAM
48 POST DOC
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