Cedars-Sinai Newsroom (Coverage)

2019
July
17,
2019
| 04:28 PM America/Los_Angeles
Parentology, an online website designed for parenting in the digital age, recently interviewed Rebecca Hedrick, MD, a psychiatrist at Cedars-Sinai in the Department of Psychiatry and Neurosciences, about how social media can affect children's mental ...
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July
14,
2019
| 07:20 PM America/Los_Angeles
Gastroenterology & Endoscopy News recently interviewed Maurice Garcia, MD, director of the Cedars-Sinai Transgender Surgery and Health Program, which offers individualized treatment for patients seeking transition-related healthcare. As the articl...
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July
11,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
The New York Times recently interviewed Molly C. Easterlin, MD, about a study she led, which found that participating in team sports during childhood was associated with better mental health outcomes for adults who had experienced trauma as adolescen...
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July
03,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
MD Magazine recently published a video and a transcript from an interview featuring a team of experts on Irritable Bowel Syndrome, or IBS. The panel interview, Expert Perspectives on Diagnosis and Treatment of Irritable Bowel Syndrome, was moderated ...
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July
02,
2019
| 04:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
The Science Times recently featured a research study published by a team of Cedars-Sinai scientists, led by Clive Svendsen, PhD, director of the Cedars-Sinai Board of Governors Regenerative Medicine Institute. The study, published in the journal C...
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June
19,
2019
| 03:30 PM America/Los_Angeles
The Hollywood Reporter recently published a guest column co-written by Rebecca Hedrick, MD, a psychiatrist at Cedars-Sinai, and Brian Yorkey, creator and executive producer for the popular Netflix series13 Reasons Why, based on the best-selling novel...
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June
15,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
Spectrum News 1 recently featured Cedars-Sinai volunteer Patricia Magicia Marquis, who prescribes a dose of magic to surprise and delight patients admitted to the medical center.  Marquis is one of three volunteers at Cedars-Sinai who perform magi...
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June
12,
2019
| 08:28 PM America/Los_Angeles
Healthline recently interviewed John Jenrette, MD, executive vice president of the Cedars-Sinai Medical Network, about a new British study suggesting that many doctors, nurses and other healthcare providers do not know, or aren’t interested in, ratin...
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June
08,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
The Curbsiders podcasters recently interviewed Noel Bairey Merz, MD, director of the Barbra Streisand Women’s Heart Center in the Smidt Heart Institute, about rethinking the paradigm of coronary artery disease in women. The Curbsiders team consist...
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June
06,
2019
| 07:05 PM America/Los_Angeles
Teaching hospitals serve their communities in essential ways, but their financial health and overall effectiveness could be challenged by new healthcare payment policies, three Cedars-Sinai leaders write in a recent article published by NEJM Catalyst...
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June
01,
2019
| 08:13 PM America/Los_Angeles
MDLinx recently interviewed Joel Geiderman, MD, FACEP, professor and co-chairman of Emergency Medicine at Cedars-Sinai, about a recently published article addressing the ethical and practical considerations of medical requests from friends and family...
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May
30,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
Spectrum News 1 recently featured the Cedars-Sinai Women's Guild Simulation Center for Advanced Clinical Skills and a day of simulated surgical experience for 40 students from Los Angeles' Orthopaedic Hospital Medical Magnet High School. After hig...
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May
29,
2019
| 07:23 PM America/Los_Angeles
The Washington Post recently interviewed Bobbie Rimel, MD, a gynecologic oncologist at Cedars-Sinai Cancer, about ovarian cancer and what women need to know about the often fatal disease.  The article by Sarah Elizabeth Richards points out that ov...
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May
25,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
NBC’s Today Show correspondent Maria Shriver recently interviewed Chrisandra Shufelt, MD, director of the Women's Hormone and Menopause Program in the Cedars-Sinai Smidt Heart Institute's Barbra Streisand Women's Heart Center, about an eye-opening ne...
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May
19,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
KTLA Channel 5 News recently interviewed Cedars-Sinai patient and comedian Angelina Spicer about her bout with postpartum depression. Spicer sought help and eventually worked her story into her stand-up routine. And now, the successful comic is us...
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May
18,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
ABC7 health reporter Denise Dador recently interviewed Antoinette Barrett, RN, MSN, CPNP, a nurse practitioner with Cedars-Sinai's COACH for Kids mobile medical program, about how Cedars-Sinai is reaching out to vulnerable communities during the ongo...
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May
16,
2019
| 11:31 PM America/Los_Angeles
People magazine recently interviewed Cedars-Sinai patient and beloved fashion designer Betsey Johnson about her recent open-heart surgery and the “beautiful people at Cedars-Sinai” who took care of her.  Just three weeks after undergoing open-hear...
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May
14,
2019
| 01:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Patients undergoing cancer treatments are no strangers to feelings of depression and low self-esteem as they cope with hair loss, fatigue and other symptoms. So when a fleet of Beauty Bus volunteers recently arrived at Cedars-Sinai The Angeles Clinic...
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May
08,
2019
| 03:10 PM America/Los_Angeles
Knowable Magazine recently interviewed Eduardo Marbán, MD, PhD, director of Cedars-Sinai's Smidt Heart Institute, about extracellular vesicles, or EVs, in cardiac care. The magazine describes EVs, also called exosomes, as the body’s postal system – m...
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May
07,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
Reporter Sarah Pilla from Spectrum News 1 recently interviewed Edmund Huang, MD, and Jon Kobashigawa, MD, about a family that has undergone multiple organ transplants. Cedars-Sinai patient Regina Armstrong, 44, is full of life, and it’s in part be...
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May
05,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
CBS 2/KCAL 9 Health Watch recently interviewed Chrystal Reed, MD, PhD, associate professor of Neurology at Cedara-Sinai and Ueli Rutishauser, PhD, the Cedars-Sinai Board of Governors Chair in Neurosciences, about their landmark brain study that ident...
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May
04,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
A Martinez, host of Take Two on 89.3 FM KPCC radio, a National Public Radio affiliate, recently interviewed Jonathan Grein, MD, director of Hospital Epidemiology at Cedars-Sinai, about the measles outbreak hitting California. Health officials are cal...
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April
26,
2019
| 09:03 PM America/Los_Angeles
Los Angeles magazine recently interviewed John T. Lange, curator of Cedars-Sinai’s art collection, about the medical center’s rich art history and how works by the likes of Picasso, Miró and Warhol have become staples throughout the campus. Lange ...
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April
25,
2019
| 06:57 PM America/Los_Angeles
NBC News Channel recently interviewed Arash Asher, MD, director of Cancer Rehabilitation and Survivorship at Cedars-Sinai Cancer, about a new acting class that steers far away from Hollywood drama. Instead, it’s a course aimed at helping cancer survi...
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April
17,
2019
| 02:53 PM America/Los_Angeles
U.S. News & World Report recently wrote about a new Cedars-Sinai study that suggests nearly 18 percent of patients diagnosed with multiple sclerosis before being referred to two major Los Angeles medical centers for treatment actually had been misdia...
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April
16,
2019
| 02:22 PM America/Los_Angeles
ABC 7 recently interviewed Raj Khandwalla, MD, assistant professor at the Smidt Heart Institute, about new research from the American Heart Association that shows the age a patient is diagnosed with diabetes could significantly raise or lower their r...
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April
12,
2019
| 12:16 AM America/Los_Angeles
Yahoo! Lifestyle recently published an interview with Patrick Lyden, MD, professor in the Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery at Cedars-Sinai, about the connection between genetics and Alzheimer’s. As the article explains, many people wonder ...
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April
09,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
L.A. Parent recently interviewed Yana J. Tavyev, MD, director of the Division of Pediatric Neurology at Cedars-Sinai, about a new study in the journal Pediatrics that found children with autism are more than twice as likely to have sleep problems as ...
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April
06,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
City Watch recently interviewed Neel Anand, MD, medical director of Spine Trauma Surgery at Cedars-Sinai, about four types of back pain you should never ignore. “Back pain can bring you down for a few days or a week, but generally, low back pain g...
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April
05,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
Time magazine recently interviewed Noel Bairey Merz, MD, director of the Barbra Streisand Women’s Heart Center in the Smidt Heart Institute, about cardiovascular disease in women. Cardiovascular disease is the number-one cause of death in both men...
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