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Cedars-Sinai Newsroom (Faculty News)

2022
May
20,
2022
| 07:02 AM America/Los_Angeles
Shlomo Melmed, MB, ChB, a world-renowned leader in pituitary medicine, was named the inaugural recipient of the Transatlantic Alliance Award by the European Society of Endocrinology (ESE) and the Endocrine Society for his pioneering research in pitui...
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May
19,
2022
| 07:10 AM America/Los_Angeles
Following a nationwide search, Christina Harris, MD, has been named vice president and chief health equity officer for Cedars-Sinai.  In this strategic leadership position, Harris will guide Cedars-Sinai's ongoing efforts to promote health equity, ad...
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May
18,
2022
| 07:45 AM America/Los_Angeles
Pioneering breast cancer surgeon, clinician and researcher Armando E. Giuliano, MD—who helped introduce sentinel lymph node biopsy in the early 1990s, sparing many women the need for major breast cancer surgery—has been named regional medical directo...
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May
18,
2022
| 07:25 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cedars-Sinai physicians and scientists will share their latest advancements and research at Digestive Diseases Week, known as DDW, an international scientific and clinical meeting featuring the work of physicians and researchers in gastroenterology, ...
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May
13,
2022
| 10:10 AM America/Los_Angeles
Kimberly Gregory, MD, MPH, director of Maternal-Fetal Medicine and  vice chair of Women's Healthcare Quality and Performance Improvement in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Cedars-Sinai, has been awarded the Luella Klein Lifetime Achiev...
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May
12,
2022
| 16:15 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cedars-Sinai urology experts will present their latest advances in urologic medicine at the annual scientific meeting of the American Urological Association (AUA) in New Orleans May 13-16, 2022.Among over 2,200 abstracts, one by Alexandra Dubinskaya,...
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May
12,
2022
| 14:30 PM America/Los_Angeles
Stanley C. Jordan, MD, director of the Cedars-Sinai Nephrology and Transplant Immunology programs in the Cedars-Sinai Comprehensive Transplant Center, has been elected to the Association of American Physicians (AAP).Jordan pioneered the use of immune...
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May
05,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cedars-Sinai geriatrics experts will present their latest advances in research and care in person at the annual scientific meeting of the American Geriatrics Society (AGS) in Orlando May 12-14, sharing innovations to improve both the quality of patie...
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May
03,
2022
| 07:01 AM America/Los_Angeles
More than 300 oral and poster presentations from the nation’s experts in gynecological and obstetrical health will be shared at the Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting of the American College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists (ACOG ACSM). The confe...
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April
29,
2022
| 06:56 AM America/Los_Angeles
WHAT: Today, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced the approval of mavacamten, a new drug shown to provide relief to obstructive hypertrophic cardiomyopathy patients experiencing shortness of breath. “Until now, existing treatments for hyp...
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April
27,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
WHAT: Cardiologists and cardiothoracic surgeons from the Smidt Heart Institute at Cedars-Sinai are available to discuss the latest advances in research, clinical care, transcatheter procedures and cardiothoracic surgery throughout the International S...
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April
21,
2022
| 07:50 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cedars-Sinai physicians will be presenting in person new research and participating in panel discussions during the Pediatric Academic Societies meeting in Denver April 21-25.Kurlen Payton, MD, interim director of the Cedars-Sinai Neonatal Intensive ...
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April
20,
2022
| 12:30 PM America/Los_Angeles
Breast surgical oncologist Lauren DeStefano, MD, recently joined the growing roster of cancer specialists at Cedars-Sinai Cancer in Tarzana. Cedars-Sinai Cancer is ranked among the country’s best by U.S. News & World Report.DeStefano comes to Cedars-...
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April
18,
2022
| 08:01 AM America/Los_Angeles
Following an extensive national search, Craig Kwiatkowski, PharmD, has been named senior vice president of Enterprise Information Services, and chief information officer at Cedars-Sinai. An experienced information technology professional, Kwiatkowski...
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April
06,
2022
| 07:18 AM America/Los_Angeles
Making simple changes in the way care is delivered to patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) improves outcomes and reduces healthcare emergencies. These changes also lower the high cost of IBD patient care, according to two studies by Cedars-...
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April
06,
2022
| 06:03 AM America/Los_Angeles
Throughout the month of April—Donate Life Month—experts from Cedars-Sinai Comprehensive Transplant Center and the Smidt Heart Institute are available for interviews on issues related to transplantation, immunology and organ donation.“During Donate Li...
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April
05,
2022
| 12:07 PM America/Los_Angeles
Experts from the Smidt Heart Institute at Cedars-Sinai, home to California’s top-ranked cardiology and heart surgery programs, will present an array of innovative research data and lead discussions on medical breakthroughs during the American College...
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April
01,
2022
| 11:02 AM America/Los_Angeles
WHAT:Today, the American Heart Association, American College of Cardiology, and the Heart Failure Society of America released updated guidelines on the diagnosis and treatment of heart failure. This is the first full revision of the guidelines since ...
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March
31,
2022
| 07:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cedars-Sinai Cancer experts will present their latest advances in treatments and research at the American Association for Clinical Research (AACR) Annual Meeting 2022 in New Orleans, April 8-13. They will share their innovations to improve the qualit...
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March
30,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cedars-Sinai neurology experts are available to discuss the latest advances in research and clinical care for patients with disorders of the nervous system ahead of the 74th annual meeting of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN), happening April 2...
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March
17,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cedars-Sinai orthopaedic experts will present their latest advances in treatments and research at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) in Chicago March 22-26, sharing innovations to improve the quality of patient ...
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March
16,
2022
| 08:01 AM America/Los_Angeles
Brian Renner, MD, a research associate in the Neuroimaging Program in the Department of Neurology at Cedars-Sinai, was honored with the Young Investigator Award for Best Oral Presentation at the Americas Committee for Treatment and Research in Multip...
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March
08,
2022
| 12:01 PM America/Los_Angeles
Contact: Christina Elston | 626-298-0702 | christina.elston@cshs.org The brain is front and center during March, and experts from the Cedars-Sinai departments of Neurology & Neurosurgery are available for interviews about the latest research and trea...
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March
04,
2022
| 09:01 AM America/Los_Angeles
Orthopaedic surgeons Brad Penenberg, MD, and Sean Rajaee, MD, have been named co-directors of the Center for Outpatient Hip and Knee Surgery at Cedars-Sinai. Together they will lead the effort in delivering outstanding patient care and improving the ...
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February
24,
2022
| 06:02 AM America/Los_Angeles
Kiranbir Josan, MD, a noninvasive clinical cardiologist, has joined the Department of Cardiology in the Smidt Heart Institute at Cedars-Sinai, ranked among the country’s best by U.S. News & World Report.Josan, who comes to Cedars-Sinai from Stanford ...
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February
22,
2022
| 09:29 AM America/Los_Angeles
Prominent gynecologic oncologist and surgeon B.J. Rimel, MD, recently was named medical director of the Cedars-Sinai Cancer Clinical Trials Office. She will serve as a medical liaison between clinical trial principal investigators and Cedars-Sinai Ca...
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February
18,
2022
| 07:05 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Epilepsy Fellowship Program at Cedars-Sinai was recently accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME), the physician-led organization responsible for accrediting all graduate medical training programs for physici...
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February
17,
2022
| 08:01 AM America/Los_Angeles
Jae Hyung Cho, MD, PhD, a physician-scientist, has joined the Department of Cardiology in the Smidt Heart Institute at Cedars-Sinai as a staff physician specializing in general cardiology, continuing the institute’s tradition of fostering lifesaving ...
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January
31,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The virtual 42nd Annual Pregnancy Meeting of the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine (SMFM) takes place from Jan. 31 to Feb. 5. High-risk pregnancy experts from around the nation will present over 1,100 oral and poster presentations on cutting-edge r...
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January
27,
2022
| 07:01 AM America/Los_Angeles
Throughout the month of February—American Heart Month—the Cedars-Sinai Newsroom will highlight new research, heart-health recommendations and clinical and surgical advances. Experts from the Smidt Heart Institute at Cedars-Sinai, home to California’s...
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