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Clinical Trials

The Department of Surgery doesn’t just excel in the operating room. Through our extensive and innovative research programs, we are also focused on the development of new techniques and therapies that promote better outcomes and improve the quality of life for patients following surgery. 

As part of that goal, the department’s surgeons are involved in groundbreaking clinical trials. In addition to their research value, clinical trials may also give patients access to new treatments that are not available anywhere else.

Learn more about our current clinical trials below or visit the Joint Clinical Trials Office at Weill Cornell Medicine and NewYork-Presbyterian.

Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Ulcerative Colitis
Location(s):
Upper East Side - Manhattan
Primary Investigator(s)
Randy Longman, MD, PhD
Diseases
Kidney/Renal Disease, Kidney Transplants
Location(s):
Upper East Side - Manhattan
Primary Investigator(s)
Milagros T. Lagman, MD
Diseases
Cancer, Prostate Cancer
Location(s):
Upper East Side - Manhattan, Brooklyn
Primary Investigator(s)
Scott T. Tagawa, MD, MS
Diseases
Cancer, Lung Cancer
Location(s):
Brooklyn, Upper East Side - Manhattan
Primary Investigator(s)
Andy Y. Huang, MD, Ashish Saxena, MD, PhD
Diseases
Cancer, Breast Cancer, Prostate Cancer
Location(s):
Upper East Side - Manhattan
Primary Investigator(s)
Silvia Chiara Formenti, MD
Diseases
Cancer, Mental Health
Location(s):
Upper East Side - Manhattan
Primary Investigator(s)
Holly G Prigerson
Diseases
Cardiovascular/Heart
Location(s):
Upper East Side - Manhattan
Primary Investigator(s)
Peter M Okin, MD
Diseases
Kidney/Renal Disease, Kidney Transplants
Location(s):
Upper East Side - Manhattan
Primary Investigator(s)
Darshana M Dadhania, MD

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