Science and Music: The LA Doctors Symphony Orchestra

When Gillian Gresham, PhD, came to Cedars-Sinai as a researcher, she wanted to find a way to flex her creative muscles. Today, she and Dr. Jethro Hu are musicians in the LA Doctors Symphony Orchestra.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Oct 11, 2019

Behind the Scenes: Cedars-Sinai Keymaster, Jose Gomez

As the locksmith for Cedars-Sinai, Jose Gomez keeps track of 200,000 keys for offices, cabinets, and drawers. If you're locked out, Jose is the keymaster who gets you in.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Oct 09, 2019

Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Physician Assistant Laye Akinloye

Meet Cedars-Sinai cardiothoracic surgery physician assistant, Laye Akinloye! She started as one of the first physician assistants at Cedars-Sinai in 1991. We chatted with her to learn more about her and the history of PAs at Cedars-Sinai.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Oct 04, 2019

Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Orthopaedic Surgeon Dr. Glenn Pfeffer

When he's not hard at work performing surgeries that help people walk, Cedars-Sinai's director of the foot and ankle surgery program spends his free time practicing magic and bonsai. Meet Orthopaedic Surgeon Dr. Glenn Pfeffer!

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Sep 27, 2019

Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Jazmine Victoria, ER Care Coordinator

Meet Jazmine Victoria, a care coordinator in the Cedars-Sinai Emergency Department!

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Sep 20, 2019

Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Surgical Tech EJ Imperial Jr

Cedars-Sinai surgical technician EJ Imperial, Jr. is a music enthusiast and former chef. His passion for assisting surgeons and patients in the operating room grew out of being a surgery patient himself.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Sep 13, 2019

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 14, 2019

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

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