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Cedars-Sinai Newsroom (Coverage)

2020
September
17,
2020
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
CNN International anchor Rosemary Church recently interviewed infectious disease specialist Rekha Murthy, MD, vice president of medical affairs and associate chief medical officer at Cedars-Sinai, about how the COVID-19 pandemic and the massive outbr...
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September
15,
2020
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
CBS2/KCAL9 recently featured Cedars-Sinai pulmonary critical care specialist Oren Friedman, MD, in its "STEAM Series," a feature that highlights local people who are making a difference using science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics. ...
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September
12,
2020
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Reader’s Digest recently interviewed infectious disease specialist Michael Ben-Aderet, MD, associate director of Hospital Epidemiology at Cedars-Sinai, about lowering your risk of exposure to the novel coronavirus at the gym. As states and cities ...
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September
11,
2020
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Forbes recently interviewed Russell Metcalfe-Smith, director of the Women’s Guild Simulation Center for Advanced Clinical Skills at Cedars-Sinai, about the role of virtual reality (VR) during the COVID-19 pandemic. The simulation center that Metca...
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September
03,
2020
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Everyday Health recently interviewed Moshe Arditi, MD, professor of Pediatrics and director of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Division at Cedars-Sinai, about increasing evidence that Black children may be more vulnerable to a serious inflammatory ...
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September
01,
2020
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Real Simple recently interviewed pediatric infectious disease expert Priya Soni, MD, about road trip safety in the age of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus). While road trips are not risk-free, the article explained, they're safer than flying. Soni warn...
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August
28,
2020
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Our Weekly recently wrote about an experimental heart treatment developed by Eduardo Marbán, MD, PhD,  executive director of the Smidt Heart Institute, that helped a critically ill patient recover from COVID-19. The Our Weekly story begins when Ke...
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August
27,
2020
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Discover Magazine recently interviewed Susan Cheng, MD, MPH, MMSc, director of Public Health Research at the Smidt Heart Institute, about the differences between women's and men's hearts and how each sex experiences heart disease. Risk factors suc...
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August
19,
2020
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Reporter Sarah Elizabeth Richards recently interviewed Bronwen Jones, MTheol, an interfaith chaplain at Cedars-Sinai Cancer, for a first-person Los Angeles Times article about the challenges and anguish of trying to process the cancer death of a love...
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August
13,
2020
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Health.com recently interviewed Zul Surani, MPH, director of Community Outreach and Engagement & Operations at the Research Center for Health Equity at Cedars-Sinai, about health disparities in the United States, including those related to COVID-19 (...
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August
10,
2020
| 06:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
KNBC recently covered the appointment of Cedars-Sinai faculty member Margo B. Minissian, PhD, as the inaugural holder of the Simms/Mann Family Foundation Endowed Chair in Nurse Education, Innovation and Research. The new chair was established thro...
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August
05,
2020
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
As the nation continues to navigate the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, Rekha Murthy, MD, vice president of medical affairs and associate chief medical officer at Cedars-Sinai, spoke with Ms. Magazine about the path forward. Murthy explained what...
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August
03,
2020
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Beverly Press recently interviewed Rekha Murthy, MD, vice president of medical affairs and associate chief medical officer at Cedars-Sinai, about the importance of effectively using a face mask during the ongoing COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic. ...
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July
31,
2020
| 06:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Shape recently interviewed Ilan Danan, MD MSc, a neurologist and pain management specialist at the Center for Sports Neurology and Pain Medicine at Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute, about yoga as a form of migraine relief. While there is no cure...
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July
30,
2020
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
In an article published by TheDailyBeast.com, Eduardo Marbán, MD, PhD, executive director of the Smidt Heart Institute, comments on a pair of new research studies presenting strong evidence that some COVID-19 patients develop long term heart problems...
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July
28,
2020
| 09:34 AM America/Los_Angeles
Oregon Jewish Life recently interviewed Sonja Rosen, MD, chief of Geriatric Medicine at Cedars-Sinai, about the impacts of COVID-19 on older adults. The magazine asked Rosen to explain why seniors are so vulnerable to the disease. She explained th...
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July
24,
2020
| 07:59 AM America/Los_Angeles
Good Morning America 3 recently interviewed Jeffrey A. Smith, MD, JD, MMM, executive vice president of Hospital Operations and chief operating officer at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, about rising COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) cases in Los Angeles Coun...
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May
21,
2020
| 12:06 PM America/Los_Angeles
Prevention magazine recently interviewed infectious disease specialist Michael Ben-Aderet, MD, about salon safety tips and recommendations in the age of COVID-19. The article appears at a time when many states are easing restrictions and businesse...
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May
18,
2020
| 16:53 PM America/Los_Angeles
NBC News recently interviewed Heather McArthur, MD, a breast medical oncologist at Cedars-Sinai Cancer, and her patient, Shanti Stappas, about receiving cancer care amidst the coronavirus pandemic. For Stappas, who was diagnosed with HER2-positive...
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April
27,
2020
| 10:40 AM America/Los_Angeles
A Cedars-Sinai research team is in the pre-clinical stages of developing a technology that harnesses intermittent ultraviolet (UV) A light for treating viruses and bacteria. The technology has not been tested or used on patients. Cedars-Sinai has fil...
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March
20,
2020
| 08:06 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Ventura County Star recently interviewed David Bliss, MD, a pediatric general surgeon, about one of his patients, Janessa Torres, who has spent the first six months of her life in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Cedars-Sinai. The ba...
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March
18,
2020
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Argonaut, a local newspaper distributed in Marina del Rey, Santa Monica and surrounding areas, recently interviewed Cedars-Sinai clinical pharmacist Ching Chow, RPH, PharmD, about how the health system is helping patients quit their vaping habit....
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March
17,
2020
| 08:01 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Tennessee Tribune recently featured a research collaboration between Cedars-Sinai and Vanderbilt University Medical Center to study whether it is effective to treat African American men with high blood pressure at their local barbershop. The s...
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March
15,
2020
| 11:04 AM America/Los_Angeles
Journalist’s Resource a news source based at Harvard University’s Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy, recently featured a report on Noel Bairey Merz, MD, director of the Barbra Streisand Women's Heart Center in the Smidt Heart In...
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March
10,
2020
| 15:29 PM America/Los_Angeles
Beverly Press recently interviewed Raj Makkar, MD, about a new research study showing that patients who underwent a minimally invasive transcatheter aortic-valve replacement (TAVR), had similar key five-year outcomes as patients who had traditional o...
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March
07,
2020
| 08:22 AM America/Los_Angeles
ABC7 recently featured the journey of parents Rui and Jeffery Dolen, who recently hosted a baby shower for their premature infant that featured a Cedars-Sinai mobile blood donation unit. The Dolen's baby, Tasha, was born Jan. 2, 2020 – more than t...
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March
05,
2020
| 07:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
U.S. News and World Report recently interviewed Michele Tagliati, MD, about new research suggesting people who develop Parkinson’s disease before the age of 50 may have been born with disordered brain cells that went undetected for decades. “Young...
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March
04,
2020
| 07:15 AM America/Los_Angeles
Journalist’s Resource, a news source based at Harvard University's Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy, recently wrote about how to spot bias in randomized clinical trials. The article was based on a presentation given by Joanna C...
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February
25,
2020
| 05:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
ABC's Good Morning America (GMA) recently interviewed Melissa Wong, MD, a maternal-fetal medicine specialist at Cedars-Sinai, about results of a study showing that the use of virtual reality (VR) technology during childbirth reduced the pain of labor...
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February
21,
2020
| 05:15 AM America/Los_Angeles
KFI 640 AM recently covered the news that Cedars-Sinai was awarded a $9.1 million grant by the National Cancer Institute to study how fat may promote cancer’s spread to the liver. “There is evidence that having fat in the liver promotes primary ca...
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