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The Office of External Affairs advances Weill Cornell Medicine as a global academic medical institution, and supports excellence in research, education and patient care, by engaging the public through fundraising, communications, marketing, community relations and advocacy. These functions are led by two major programmatic divisions within External Affairs:

To explore career opportunities in the Office of External Affairs, check out Weill Cornell Medicine job postings.


Lucille M. Ferraro
Lucille M. Ferraro
  • Assistant Vice Provost for Development
Mason Essif
Mason Essif
  • Assistant Vice Provost for Communications and Public Affairs

Weill Cornell Medicine Office of External Affairs 1300 York Avenue, Box 314 New York, NY 10065 Phone: (646) 962-9476

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September 16, 2021

In a Q&A, Dr. Roy Gulick breaks down the science underlying COVID-19 booster shots and answers some frequently asked questions about the vaccines.

September 14, 2021

With more than $750 million raised already, the campaign creates a new synergy between Weill Cornell Medicine’s tri-partite mission to care, discover and teach, with a laser focus...

September 13, 2021

Stroke patients received clot-busting medication more quickly,and had better recoveries, when treated by an ambulance-basedmobile stroke unit (MSU) compared with standard ...