Weill Cornell Medical College

Academic Minute
11:58 am
Fri April 5, 2013

Dr. Andrew Goldfine, Weill Cornell Medical College – Awareness in Vegetative Patients

In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Andrew Goldfine of Weill Cornell Medical College takes a second look at a study that found awareness in some patients that were in a vegetative state.


Andrew Goldfine is an assistant professor of neurology and neuroscience at Weill Cornell Medical College in New York City. He is currently working in the labs of Nicholas Schiff and Jonathan Victor at Weill Cornell Medical College, studying the pathophysiology of disorders of consciousness, and the use of neurophysiological tools to track recovery of movement and large-scale cerebral networks.

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