Cedars-Sinai Newsroom (coverage)

2020
January
22,
2020
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
Quartz, an online news source focused on topics aimed at business professionals, recently interviewed Eynav Accortt, PhD, about a screening program developed at Cedars-Sinai to identify women who may be at risk for postpartum depression. The Postp...
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January
16,
2020
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
MSN lifestyle blog The Healthy recently interviewed Bridgette Agee, RN, Bariatric Program director at the Marina Weight Loss Center at Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital, about how sleeping in a room with a cool temperature could boost metabolism. ...
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January
13,
2020
| 03:01 PM America/Los_Angeles
Los Angeles Business Journal recently interviewed Thomas M. Priselac, President and CEO of Cedars-Sinai, about his role in keeping the largest hospital complex in the western United States focused on quality care and expanded access. Cedars-Sinai ...
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January
12,
2020
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
The AARP Bulletin recently interviewed Ali Rezaie, MD, medical director of GI Motility at Cedars-Sinai, about what patients should do if their medications are recalled. As AARP Bulletin explains, tainted drugs have made headlines in recent months....
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January
10,
2020
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
U.S. News & World Report recently interviewed Janet Wei, MD, a cardiologist at the Smidt Heart Institute, about the wide variety of conditions that cause chest pain. According to the U.S. News & World Report article, more than eight million emerge...
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January
09,
2020
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
My News LA recently shared news from Cedars-Sinai about a $20 million gift from Dr. and Mrs. Min H. Kao and the Kao Family Foundation to create the Kao Autoimmunity Institute for advanced research and treatment of rheumatologic diseases. The gift ...
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January
07,
2020
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
As part of an end-of-the-decade series about health advances of the past 10 years,The New York Times recently interviewed Ananth Karumanchi, MD, Medallion Chair in Vascular Biology and Professor of Medicine at Cedars-Sinai, for a story about the prog...
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January
02,
2020
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
FOX 11 interviewed Cedars-Sinai patient Regina Armstrong about her experience as a double transplant recipient and her plans to ride this year's Donate Life float, sponsored by Cedars-Sinai, in the annual Rose Parade. Armstrong told FOX 11 that sh...
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2019
December
16,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
Park Labrea News and Beverly Press recently wrote about about a new Cedars-Sinai clinical trial that aims to test the safety of using stem cell technology as a potential treatment for retinitis pigmentosa, an inherited eye disease with no known cure....
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December
08,
2019
| 06:01 PM America/Los_Angeles
Huntington’s Disease News recently featured a Cedars-Sinai research study published in the Journal of Huntington’s Disease that suggests nerve cell development is delayed in juvenile Huntington’s disease (JHD). Specifically, the study – led by sci...
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December
06,
2019
| 03:10 PM America/Los_Angeles
TIME magazine recently interviewed Florian Rader, MD, MSc, medical director of the Human Physiology Laboratory and assistant director of the Non-Invasive Laboratory at the Smidt Heart Institute at Cedars-Sinai, about new research showing that electro...
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December
05,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
HealthDay recently interviewed Adam Mamelak, MD, director of the Functional Neurosurgery Program and co-director of the Pituitary Center at Cedars-Sinai, on the surgical approach likely used to treat former President of the United States Jimmy Carter...
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December
03,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
Becker’s Hospital Review recently interviewed Anne Wellington, managing director of the Cedars-Sinai Accelerator, which helps entrepreneurs bring their innovative technology products to market. The three-month program provides companies with $100,...
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December
02,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
The Daily Breeze recently wrote abpity Torrance Memorial Medical Center, a Cedars-Sinai affiliate, and its new 38,000-square-foot cancer center that will open for patients in December. The Donald and Priscilla Hunt Cancer Center, a collaboration w...
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November
30,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
Geek Wire recently featured the five recipients of the 2019 Allen Distinguished Investigators award, including Clive Svendsen, PhD, professor of Biomedical Sciences and Medicine and director of the Cedars-Sinai Board of Governors Regenerative Medicin...
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November
29,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
Modern Healthcare recently interviewed Darren Dworkin, chief information officer and senior vice president of Enterprise Information Services at Cedars-Sinai, about earning the health system Most Wired’s Level 10 certification in 2019 and a Superior ...
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November
26,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
Runner's World recently interviewed Steve Yoon, MD, physiatrist and director of the Regenerative Sports and Joint Clinic at Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute, about prescription use in patients with knee osteoarthritis. The article is based on a ...
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November
22,
2019
| 07:44 PM America/Los_Angeles
Good Morning America (GMA) recently interviewed Melissa Wong, MD, an OBGYN and maternal fetal medicine specialist at Cedars-Sinai, as part of a story about a mother who used virtual reality (VR) to reduce pain during childbirth. According to Wong, Ce...
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November
17,
2019
| 01:33 AM America/Los_Angeles
ABC 7 Los Angeles recently interviewed Sam Torbati, MD, medical director of the Ruth and Harry Roman Emergency Department at Cedars-Sinai, about how powerful winds and fires in the Los Angeles area can cause unhealthy air quality for residents. Th...
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November
16,
2019
| 03:09 PM America/Los_Angeles
CNBC recently interviewed Michael Ben-Aderet, MD, associate medical director of Hospital Epidemiology at Cedars-Sinai, about what people need to know ahead of this year’s flu season. Although flu season is only one month in, CNBC reports there hav...
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November
14,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
The Los Angeles Times recently interviewed Maya Benitez, MD, a family medicine physician with Cedars-Sinai Medical Group in Culver City, about hangovers and how to alleviate some of their common side effects. Hangovers, Benitez says, are commonly ...
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November
12,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
CBS 2 Los Angeles recently interviewed Arash Asher, MD, director of Cancer Rehabilitation and Survivorship at Cedars-Sinai Cancer, about a new course aimed at helping breast cancer survivors heal using the power of improvisation. Improvisation—or ...
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November
01,
2019
| 02:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
ThriveGlobal.com, an online wellness community and news site, recently published a column by Debra Whelan Johnson, managing director at Allied Financial Advisors and a Cedars-Sinai supporter. In the column, Whelan Johnson details the power of philant...
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October
29,
2019
| 10:18 PM America/Los_Angeles
WEHOville.com recently featured a story about the City of West Hollywood partnership with Cedars-Sinai, the Los Angeles LGBT Center and the West Hollywood Chamber of Commerce to support a culinary arts program for LGBT young people at risk of homeles...
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October
26,
2019
| 10:48 PM America/Los_Angeles
Woman’s Day recently interviewed Jessica Chan, MD, assistant professor of OB-GYN at Cedars-Sinai, about bleeding after menopause and why women should never ignore that symptom.  As the Woman’s Day story details, transitioning out of menopause come...
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October
19,
2019
| 03:07 PM America/Los_Angeles
News-Medical, an online open-access medical and life science hub, recently wrote how about the safety and effectiveness of 3D mammography, according to Cynthia Litwer, MD, chief of breast imaging at Cedars-Sinai.  Also known as digital breast tomo...
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October
17,
2019
| 03:09 PM America/Los_Angeles
Pasadena Weekly recently interviewed Stanley C. Jordan, MD, director of Nephrology & Transplant Immunology and medical director of the Kidney Transplant Program at Cedars-Sinai, about a patient who received a lifesaving kidney transplant from his wif...
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October
11,
2019
| 06:02 PM America/Los_Angeles
The Asian Journal recently featured a story about a meeting between Philippine Ambassador to the United States Jose Manuel Romualdez and several leaders at Cedars-Sinai, including several Filipino American staff members. Philippine Consul General ...
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September
13,
2019
| 04:07 PM America/Los_Angeles
Beverly Press recently featured Cedars-Sinai’s Blood Donor Services and six Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) divisions who hosted competitive blood drives aimed at registering the most blood donors for the medical center.  This year, LAPD's Pa...
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September
07,
2019
| 04:53 PM America/Los_Angeles
Bustle, an online news site, recently interviewed Vernon Williams, MD, a sports neurologist and founder of the Center for Sports Neurology and Pain Medicine at Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute, about how to get a better sleep routine in three days....
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