Weill Cornell Medicine Taps Interim Dean for Permanent Position

Choi’s medical background is both academic and clinical. Before moving to Weill Cornell Medicine in 2013, Choi was a professor at Harvard Medical School and chief of pulmonary and critical care medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, a Boston hospital ranked eighth best in the country by U.S. News and World Report in 2013.

Congressman Tom Reed (left) and Democratic challenger John Plumb (right) are locked in a battle for New York's 23rd district.

Congressional Race Adopts National Nastiness

Plumb, along with prominent Ithaca and Cornell Democrats, has laced his rhetoric with no-holds-barred attacks on Reed, calling him “literally one of the worst people in the United States Congress” at a Democratic Unity Rally at Cornell Thursday.