FLUSHING, NY--The New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center has
appointed Dattatreyudu Nori, MD, a pioneer in the subspecialty
of brachytherapy, to the position of professor and chairman of
the Department of Radiation Oncology.
Dr. Nori will remain as professor and chairman of the Department
of Radiation Oncology and director of Oncology at The New York
Hospital Medical Center of Queens, which is affiliated with the
New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center and is a member of the
New York Hospital Care Network.
In his new position, Dr. Nori will direct the department's clinical
activities, its research program, and the training of resident
physicians in radiation oncology.
He will also oversee the administration of the radiation oncology
programs for the New York Hospital Care Network's 13 member hospitals.
The combined network program will be one of the largest in the
country, providing state-of-the-art radiation treatments to more
than 3,000 new patients each year.