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Dr Machelle Allen named in Modern Healthcare’s ‘50 Most Influential Clinical Executives’ list


NYC Health + Hospitals on June 30 announced that Senior Vice President (SVP) and Chief Medical Officer (CMO) Dr. Machelle Allen is among the honorees in this year’s list of ’50 Most Influential Clinical Executives’ by Modern Healthcare. These leaders were chosen by the prominent healthcare industry publication for their innovative recruitment strategies, bold...

IIT-Delhi alumnus Vishal Gaur appointed Cornell University’s management school dean


New York: Cornell University has named Vishal Gaur, an IIT-Delhi alumnus and Indian-American professor as Anne & Elmer Lindseth Dean of the Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management. Gaur, who is the Emerson Professor of Manufacturing Management and professor of operations, technology, and information management, will begin his role on July 1, a University statement...

Cornell U reports 900 Covid-19 cases this week


New York:  Cornell University reported 903 cases of Covid-19 among students between December 7-13, and a "very high percentage" of them are Omicron variant cases in fully vaccinated individuals, according to university officials. The school's Covid-19 dashboard was updated late Tuesday afternoon, accounting for the jump in case numbers reported. "Virtually every case of the Omicron variant to date has been found...

Economist Kaushik Basu conferred prestigious Humboldt Research Award


New York: Indian economist Kaushik Basu has been awarded the Humboldt Research Award for Economics. The award was conferred on him by Professor Dr Hans-Bernd Schäfer of Bucerius Law School in Hamburg, Germany. A former chief economist of the World Bank, Basu is currently a professor of Economics at Cornell University. He also served as the Government of India's chief...

Panda’s ‘Kalira Atita’ invited for Cornell University screening


Filmmaker Nila Madhab Panda's Odia film "Kalira Atita" is all set to be screened at Cornell University's film society, Cornell Cinema, at New York. In addition to the screening, the filmmaker will also conduct a webinar with the students and faculty of the institute to discuss climate change and its drastic implications, topics that the...