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Cedars-Sinai Newsroom (Coverage)

2022
January
14,
2022
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Jewish Journal recently spoke with Joanna Chikwe, MD, founding chair of the Department of Cardiac Surgery in the Smidt Heart Institute, about the creation of a heart surgery fellowship at the institute, funded by a $5 million gift from the Jack a...
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January
12,
2022
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The San Diego Union-Tribune recently interviewed Shana Pereira, who on Christmas Day celebrated the first anniversary of her kidney and heart transplant being performed at Cedars-Sinai. She credits her cardiologist, Dael Geft, MD, associate director ...
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January
10,
2022
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Los Angeles Times, The New York Times and Newsweek recently spoke with Cedars-Sinai experts including research scientist Jasmine Plummer, PhD, psychiatrist Itai Danovitch, MD, and infectious disease specialist Catherine Le, MD, about the omicron ...
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January
03,
2022
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
KPCC’s AirTalk With Larry Mantle recently spoke with Cedars-Sinai infectious disease specialist Catherine Le, MD, co-director of the Cedars-Sinai COVID-19 Recovery Program, for AirTalk’s daily update on COVID-19 developments.The day's topics included...
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2021
December
29,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
KPCC show AirTalk recently spoke with Sam Torbati, MD, co-chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine at Cedars-Sinai, for the show’s daily update on recent COVID-19 developments. Torbati expressed cautious optimism about data from South Africa sug...
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December
27,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Healthy recently featured orthopaedic surgeon Brian Lee, MD, of Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute, discussing tennis elbow, a condition that isn’t exclusive to those who play tennis.Officially called lateral epicondylitis, tennis elbow is caused...
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December
22,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Patient education website HeartValveSurgery.com recently featured a webinar with Joanna Chikwe, MD, founding chair of the Department of Cardiac Surgery at Cedars-Sinai, about surgery to correct mitral valve regurgitation.The mitral valve regulates bl...
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December
20,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
KPCC show AirTalk recently featured Sam Torbati, MD, co-chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine at Cedars-Sinai, updating listeners on recent COVID-19 developments.AirTalk host Larry Mantle noted that the U.S. surgeon general issued a public he...
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December
16,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
CNN recently interviewed 12-year-old Lalia Susini, who suffered a life-threatening traumatic brain injury, and neurosurgeon Moise Danielpour, MD, director of the Pediatric Neurosurgery Program at Cedars-Sinai, who helped save her. Inspired by her exp...
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December
14,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The New York Times recently spoke with psychiatrist Itai Danovitch, MD, chair of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences at Cedars-Sinai, about strategies for dealing with social anxiety while navigating holiday gatherings this year...
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December
10,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Prevention recently spoke with Mark Pimentel, MD, associate professor of Gastroenterology and program director of the Medically Associated Science and Technology program at Cedars-Sinai, about the foodborne illness salmonella. Salmonella bacteria can...
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December
08,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
KCAL9 and KCBS Radio recently featured Michael Nurok, MD, PhD, medical director of the Cardiac Surgery Intensive Care Unit in the Smidt Heart Institute, and patient Amy Yamaguchi, who received Cedars-Sinai’s first COVID-19-related lung transplant. Ya...
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December
03,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
National Public Radio’s Morning Edition program recently spoke with Zaldy Tan, MD, MPH, medical director of the Jona Goldrich Center for Alzheimer’s and Memory Disorders at Cedars-Sinai, about lackluster demand for the new Alzheimer’s drug Aduhelm. T...
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December
02,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cedars-Sinai physicians Michael Ben-Aderet, MD, associate director of Hospital Epidemiology, and Sam Torbati, MD, co-chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine, recently were interviewed by ABC7 Eyewitness News and KPCC-FM program AirTalk about th...
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November
26,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
BlackDoctor.org, an online health resource for the Black community, recently spoke with Srinivas Gaddam, MD, assistant professor of Medicine in the Karsh Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Cedars-Sinai, about the increasing number of youn...
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November
25,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Washington Post recently spoke with urologist Stephen Freedland, MD, director of the Center for Integrated Research in Cancer and Lifestyle, and professor of Surgery at Cedars-Sinai, about common habits that could lead to urinary, bladder and pel...
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November
24,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The New York Times recently spoke with infectious disease specialist Soniya Gandhi, MD, vice president of Medical Affairs and associate chief medical officer at Cedars-Sinai, about preparing for the return of flu season after a historically mild year...
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November
19,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Washington Post recently spoke with Cedars-Sinai hand surgeon Eugene Tsai, MD, about hand, wrist and elbow problems connected with overuse of handheld technology. These injuries include "smartphone pinkie," pain at the base of the little finger t...
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November
17,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Patient education website HeartValveSurgery.com recently featured a video interview with Richard Kim, MD, surgical director of the Guerin Family Congenital Heart Program at Cedars-Sinai, about the diagnosis, management and treatment of heart valve di...
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November
12,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Forbes Health recently spoke with Natalie Bello, MD, director of Hypertension Research in the Smidt Heart Institute’s Department of Cardiology, about the risks of a high-sodium diet and why it's important to limit salt intake.Americans eat too much s...
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November
06,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
American Heart Association News recently interviewed Susan Cheng, MD, MPH, MMSc, director of the Institute for Research on Healthy Aging in the Department of Cardiology at the Smidt Heart Institute, about an increase in cases of Takotsubo cardiomyopa...
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November
05,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
HealthDay recently interviewed Christine M. Albert, MD, MPH, a Cedars-Sinai professor of Cardiology and chair of the Department of Cardiology in the Smidt Heart Institute, about taking fish oil supplements, which can be associated with an increased r...
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October
30,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
U.S. News & World Report recently published a story featuring Ruchi Mathur, MD, an endocrinologist and director of the Diabetes Outpatient Treatment and Education Center at Cedars-Sinai, discussing a new study that examined the microbiome of the smal...
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October
28,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Editor's Note: For the latest recommendations on booster doses of the COVID-19 vaccines, please visit the Cedars-Sinai COVID-19 Vaccine Information FAQ. ...
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October
22,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
KPCC show AirTalk recently featured Sam Torbati, MD, co-chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine at Cedars-Sinai, updating listeners on recent COVID-19 developments, including newly released data regarding an experimental treatment for the disea...
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October
21,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Spectrum News 1 spoke with Cedars-Sinai Chief Nursing Officer Anita Girard, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, and recently retired Cedars-Sinai nurse Amelita Cabatic, RN, about a nationwide shortage of nurses, which could worsen as many experienced professionals are ...
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October
17,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Jewish Journal recently interviewed Jason Weiner, PhD, senior rabbi and director of the Spiritual Care Department at Cedars-Sinai, about his experience as a hospital chaplain and how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected him.Weiner recalled how chal...
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October
15,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Healthy recently spoke with orthopaedic surgeon Christopher Kidd, MD, a foot and ankle specialist at Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute, about common causes for heel pain and various treatment options.The three most common causes of heel pain ori...
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October
09,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
InStyle magazine recently interviewed Sam Torbati, MD, co-chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine at Cedars-Sinai, for an article about the risks involved with at-home IV vitamin therapy and the precautions to take before trying it.Intravenous,...
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October
07,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Healthy recently spoke with Natasha Trentacosta, MD, a sports medicine specialist and orthopaedic surgeon at Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute, about the average walking speed for most adults and how fast you should be walking to maximize benefi...
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