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Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Nurse Yvonne Prado

Meet nurse Yvonne Prado! She's an infusion center team member at Cedars-Sinai administering chemotherapy treatments to cancer patients. Outside of work, she unwinds by hitting the trails and training for her next marathon.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Aug 26, 2019

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Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Mealtime Mates Volunteer Sheila Harrison

Meet Sheila Harrison! A retired nursing communications assistant who now volunteers with the Cedars-Sinai Mealtime Mates program to bring some friendly company to patients at mealtime.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Aug 21, 2019

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Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Patient Transporter Narkie Opong

Narkie Opong takes 13,000 steps during a typical day as a Cedars-Sinai hospital patient transporter, but it's the moments in between all her walking that matter the most.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Aug 16, 2019

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Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Dr. Todd Brennan, Transplant Director

We sat down with Transplant Director, Dr. Todd Brennan, to talk about his family, their move from North Carolina, and how they balance work, life and book clubs while juggling medical careers.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Aug 09, 2019

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Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Dr. James Ha, Neurologist

We sat down with the Cedars-Sinai neurologist who grew up on an apple farm, Dr. James Ha, to talk about his early years and its influence on his medical practice.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Aug 02, 2019

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Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Share & Care Counselor Jonathan Vickburg

"I know from my own experience that learning and performing magic can be a great self-care tool."

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jun 20, 2019

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Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Dr. Maurice Garcia, Transgender Surgeon

Meet Dr. Maurice Garcia! He's dedicated his career to helping patients of all ages deal with gender dysphoria.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jun 13, 2019

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Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Command Center Operator Gerardo Rolon

You may not see Rolon, but you've probably heard his voice at Cedars-Sinai.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / May 28, 2019

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Meet POOCH Volunteer Team Dodger and Julie

"It's meant so much to us to be able to be here for these patients."

Cedars-Sinai Blog / May 05, 2019

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Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Management Assistant Erica Evans-Johnson

"My mom has been working here for 37 years. So I grew up at Cedars-Sinai—literally!"

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Apr 22, 2019

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Sculptor and orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Robert Klapper

He loves fixing bones, talking sports, surfing. But Dr. Robert Klapper's other passion lies in the arts—specifically, the art of sculpting.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Apr 20, 2019

Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Researcher Celina Shirazipour, PhD teaser image
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Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Researcher Celina Shirazipour, PhD

"In science, we get to ask these really massive questions and then figure out how to answer them. That's a really exciting process."

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Apr 17, 2019

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Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Neurologist Dr. Nancy Sicotte

"My science heroines aren't from history. They're my contemporaries—my colleagues and role models."

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Apr 07, 2019

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Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Volunteer Roslyn "Roz" Fox

After a 21-year career in an office, Roslyn "Roz" Fox started a new job—volunteering at Cedars-Sinai.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Apr 03, 2019

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Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Jennifer Van Eyk, Research Director

"Surround yourself with smart people and nurture them to be their very best because that's how you advance science."

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Mar 18, 2019