Things To Do

At/Near Weill Cornell Medicine

Weill Cornell Medicine Points of Interest: View from the Archives (25th floor) Tour of “The Cave” 3D Viz Belfer Research Building Near Weill Cornell Medicine: Central Park. Really. Go there. The 59th Street Bridge. Not much to look at, but it has a Simon & Garfunkel song Roosevelt Island (and the fun, and inexpensive, tr... continue reading

Tourist Destinations

New York has a practically infinite number of things to do and see. If you picked one a day you would never finish – New York is creating more things to do and see every day. For example, The National Restaurant Association estimates there are over 46,000 restaurants in the city, and more than 24,000 in Manhattan alone! Some tips: Don’t d... continue reading

Universities

Notable public and private colleges and universities in New York City: Rockefeller University – across the street from Weill Columbia NYU Julliard Fordham Cooper Union Pratt Institute Yeshiva Albert Einstein College of Medicine City University of New York (24 campuses in NYC) The complete list of Wikipedia list of College... continue reading

Nearby Restaurants

Lunch options 1-2 blocks from the conference venue Latin Bites Latin American restaurant is known for its modern interpretation of classic dishes and its insistence on only using high quality fresh ingredients. 419 E 70th St, New York, NY 10021 Sophie’s Cuban Cuisine Relaxed counter-serve chain dishing up traditional Cuban dishes, plus some Pe... continue reading

Museums

American Museum of Natural History The Frick Collection The Guggenheim The Met (the Metropolitan Museum of Art) The Met Cloisters The Morgan Library and Museum MOMA (The Museum of Modern Art) Museum of the City of New York Whitney Museum of American Art A complete list of Museums in NYC continue reading

Architecture

Iconic buildings in NYC: The Flatiron Building The Chrysler Building 432 Park Avenue (you can buy a condo for $80M) Via 57th West Grand Central Terminal Additional suggestions: Best Architecture of NYC 2016 continue reading