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Cedars-Sinai Newsroom (Faculty News)

2021
October
18,
2021
| 07:05 AM America/Los_Angeles
Shlee Song, MD, will assume a new role as Cedars-Sinai's Vice Chair in the Department of Neurology for System Integration, tapping her to spearhead the expansion of neurological care to affiliated regional hospitals and their communities."Dr. Song ha...
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October
11,
2021
| 07:11 AM America/Los_Angeles
As part of an expansion of neurology patient services, board-certified neurologist and headache specialist Nasima Diana Shadbehr, DO, is heading up a newly created headache clinic at Cedars-Sinai. Her goal is to build a world-class center where patie...
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September
22,
2021
| 07:01 AM America/Los_Angeles
Russell Metcalfe-Smith, director and associate professor of the Women's Guild Simulation Center for Advanced Clinical Skills, has been invited to become a fellow of the Society for Simulation in Healthcare Academy, making him the first to earn all th...
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September
16,
2021
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Natalie Ann Bello, MD, MPH, an innovator and researcher in the field of cardiology with a special interest in hypertension and cardiovascular risk surrounding pregnancy, has been selected as director of Hypertension Research in the Smidt Heart Instit...
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August
04,
2021
| 18:41 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cedars-Sinai has selected Jason H. Moore, PhD, FACMI, as the founding chair of the newly created Department of Computational Biomedicine.  Moore, who joins Cedars-Sinai on Nov. 1, currently is the Edward Rose Professor of Informatics and director of ...
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August
02,
2021
| 07:20 AM America/Los_Angeles
David Marshall, JD, DNP, RN—senior vice president, chief nursing executive and chair of the Department of Nursing at Cedars-Sinai—was named the James R. Klinenberg, MD, and Lynn Klinenberg Linkin Chair in Nursing in honor of Linda Burnes Bolton. Mars...
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July
31,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Cedars-Sinai Department of Pharmacy Services has promoted two leaders who will support medication management across the health system. Melsen Kwong, PharmD, is the new executive director of Pharmacy Business and Ambulatory Services, and Vipul Pat...
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July
02,
2021
| 07:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
After a comprehensive national search, Cedars-Sinai has selected respected academic leader, anesthesiologist and diversity advocate Errol P. Lobo, MD, PhD, as chair of the Department of Anesthesiology."Dr. Lobo joins our clinical leadership and will ...
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June
03,
2021
| 07:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Distinguished thoracic medical oncologist Sukhmani K. Padda, MD, recently was selected to direct Thoracic Medical Oncology at Cedars-Sinai Cancer. The selection of Padda, following a national search, reflects her breadth of experience as a clinician ...
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May
14,
2021
| 05:45 AM America/Los_Angeles
Talk to anyone who knew Leland Chung, PhD, and you'll hear the same descriptions of the internationally renowned cancer scientist: warm, humble, gracious, brilliant, innovative.Chung, who served as director of the Urologic Oncology Research Program a...
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April
05,
2021
| 11:34 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Smidt Heart Institute is expanding its expertise in pediatric and congenital heart disease care with the selection of Richard Kim, MD, as director of Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery and surgical director of the Guerin Family Congenital Hea...
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March
19,
2021
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
David L. Skaggs, MD, MMM, has joined Cedars-Sinai as co-director of the Cedars-Sinai Spine Center, director of the Pediatric Orthopaedics Program and executive vice chair of the Department of Orthopaedics.Skaggs will play a pivotal leadership role en...
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2020
August
30,
2020
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Editors' Note: Click here to download photos of the new Cedars-Sinai Cancer team members.Cedars-Sinai Cancer is continuing to expand its robust clinical and investigative research staff with the addition of several new faculty scientists who bring a ...
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July
31,
2020
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Jeffrey A. Golden, MD, has been appointed vice dean of Research and Graduate Education and director of the Burns and Allen Research Institute at Cedars-Sinai, effective Nov. 1. Golden is currently the Ramzi S. Cotran Professor of Pathology at Harvard...
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June
19,
2020
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Nationally recognized rheumatology expert Francesco Boin, MD, has been appointed director of the division of Rheumatology and director of the new Scleroderma Program at Cedars-Sinai. Boin is an accomplished and widely published investigator of autoim...
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May
29,
2020
| 07:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cedars-Sinai's Senior Vice President and Chief Nursing Executive David Marshall, JD, DNP, RN, announced the appointment of faculty member Margo B. Minissian, PhD, as the inaugural holder of the Simms/Mann Family Foundation Endowed Chair in Nurse Educ...
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January
14,
2020
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Prominent lung cancer expert Karen L. Reckamp, MD, MS, has been selected to be director of the Division of Medical Oncology at Cedars-Sinai Cancer. Reckamp also will serve as medical oncology director of the Women’s Guild Lung Institute in Cedars-Sin...
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2019
September
09,
2019
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Heart surgeon Joanna Chikwe, FRCS, has been named Chair of the newly established Department of Cardiac Surgery in the Smidt Heart Institute at Cedars-Sinai. Chikwe’s appointment recognizes her major standing as an international leader in cardiovascul...
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September
03,
2019
| 05:45 AM America/Los_Angeles
Following an extensive national search, physician-scientist Christine M. Albert, MD, MPH, has been named founding Chair of the newly established Department of Cardiology in the Smidt Heart Institute at Cedars-Sinai.“Dr. Albert is a national cardiolog...
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May
24,
2019
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
James D. Grant, MD, MBA, has joined Cedars-Sinai as chair of the Department of Anesthesiology and physician executive in Perioperative Services.Known for his distinguished record of clinical excellence, organizational leadership and administrative ex...
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May
10,
2019
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
After a comprehensive national search, Cedars-Sinai is pleased to announce the appointment of Nancy L. Sicotte, MD, as chair of the Department of Neurology. Sicotte has been at Cedars-Sinai for nine years, serving most recently as interim chair of Ne...
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March
19,
2019
| 09:28 AM America/Los_Angeles
Following an extensive national search, Cedars-Sinai has appointed David R. Marshall, JD, DNP, RN, CENP, NEA-BC, NHDP-BC, FAAN, as senior vice president and chief nursing executive. Marshall brings more than three decades of healthcare experience fro...
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March
13,
2019
| 14:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
Susan Cheng, MD, MPH, MMsc, one of the nation's leading cardiologists specializing in population health sciences, has been named the Erika J. Glazer Chair in Women's Cardiovascular Health and Population Science.Cheng, who joined the Smidt Heart Insti...
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