Cedars-Sinai Newsroom (coverage)

2019
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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September
04,
2019
| 03:17 PM America/Los_Angeles
ABC News recently interviewed Brennan Spiegel, MD, MSHS, director of Cedars-Sinai's Health Service Research, about his new study showing the value of virtual reality (VR) for pain management. The study, published in the journal PLOS|ONE, the Public L...
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September
02,
2019
| 12:10 AM America/Los_Angeles
National Public Radio (NPR) recently interviewed Jonathan Vickburg, a licensed marriage and family therapist with the Cedars-Sinai Share & Care program, about ways people can cope after traumatic events like the recent shootings in El Paso, Gilroy an...
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September
01,
2019
| 04:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
In the wake of several recent mass shootings, National Public Radio (NPR) and Univision Los Angeles reporters interviewed Cedars Sinai experts who offered tools and coping strategies for anyone impacted by traumatic events. During an NPR interview...
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August
27,
2019
| 12:02 AM America/Los_Angeles
Good Morning America recently interviewed Sam Torbati, MD, medical director of the Ruth and Harry Roman Emergency Department at Cedars-Sinai, about heat-related injuries after a 16-year-old basketball player died in Georgia while at a conditioning pr...
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August
27,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association recently published an editorial written by two Cedars-Sinai doctors, Bruce Gewertz, MD, and Michael Nurok, MD, PhD, urging health system leaders to change the method that is widely used to measure...
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August
18,
2019
| 05:46 PM America/Los_Angeles
NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt recently interviewed Sam Torbati, MD, medical director of the Ruth and Harry Roman Emergency Department at Cedars-Sinai for a report on the rising rates of electric scooter-related injuries and deaths.  – and the gro...
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August
16,
2019
| 11:36 PM America/Los_Angeles
Noel Bairey Merz, MD, director of the Barbra Streisand Women’s Heart Center in the Smidt Heart Institute, was recently featured in a new documentary, A Typical Heart, which explores the deadly disparities between men and women who have heart disease....
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August
13,
2019
| 03:15 PM America/Los_Angeles
TV and podcast host Maria Menounos has spent much of her career featuring news and events happening in the lives of other people. But in a recent episode of her podcast, Better Together with Maria Menounos, she opened up about being diagnosed with a ...
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August
07,
2019
| 06:15 PM America/Los_Angeles
Zab Mosenifar, MD, professor and executive vice chair in the Department of Medicine at Cedars-Sinai, was recently interviewed by longtime BBC correspondent Peter Bowes for his 100th episode of the Live Long and Master Aging podcast. The nearly one...
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August
04,
2019
| 04:15 PM America/Los_Angeles
89.3 WFPL radio news in Louisville, Kentucky, recently covered a story about a local medical center, Jewish Hospital, that announced it was suspending its heart transplant program. The implications for patients in the Louisville community and state o...
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