Weill Cornell Rehabilitation Medicine

News & Events

September 22, 2015

A Force of Inspiration

Dr. Michael O'Dell and Dr. Chi-Chang David Lin were reunited with NYPD officer, Tarrell Lee, after helping him recover from a near fatal accident 10 years ago.

Police officer Tarrell Lee nearly died when an SUV plowed him over as he directed traffic in midtown. Lee, 37, was kept in a medically induced coma for more than four weeks as doctors at New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center performed surgery after surgery — trying to save his life.

May 7, 2015

2015 Resident Rehab Bowl Champions




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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.

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 and Dr. Michael O'Dell were listed among New York's Best Doctors.


Chairman's Message

The Division of Rehabilitation Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College is in the midst of an exciting growth phase in the 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 comprising Burke Rehabilitation Hospital, 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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