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Cedars-Sinai Newsroom (coverage)

2020
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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February
20,
2020
| 05:38 AM America/Los_Angeles
WEHOville.com recently wrote about Cedars-Sinai being ranked in the top 50 U.S. hospitals for quality of care, putting the medical center among the top 1% in the nation providing a high quality of clinical care. The ranking was announced by Health...
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February
19,
2020
| 05:02 AM America/Los_Angeles
CBS 2/KCAL 9 recently featured a free flu clinic in South Los Angeles, an area that has some of the highest levels of flu activity in the county. The clinic was jointly sponsored by Cedars-Sinai, Marin Luther King Jr. Community Hospital, the Los Ange...
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February
17,
2020
| 14:43 PM America/Los_Angeles
Self magazine recently interviewed Ilan Danan, MD, sports neurologist and pain management specialist at the Center for Sports Neurology and Pain Medicine at Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute, about exercise-induced headaches. “These kinds of head...
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February
13,
2020
| 07:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The New York Times recently interviewed Susan Cheng, MD, MPH, MMSc, director of Public Health Research at the Smidt Heart Institute, about her recent research study on how blood pressure affects women differently than men. Cheng’s research was featur...
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February
12,
2020
| 10:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Valley News Group, four community papers serving the San Fernando Valley, interviewed Dan Theodorescu, MD, PhD, at the Jan. 29 opening of the Cedars-Sinai flagship medical offices in Tarzana. The event, at the 40,000-square-foot location at 18133 ...
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February
11,
2020
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
LiveStrong.com recently interviewed Vernon Williams, MD, sports neurologist and founding director of the Center for Sports Neurology and Pain Medicine at Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute, and Neel Anand, MD, professor of orthopaedic surgery and dir...
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February
07,
2020
| 13:58 PM America/Los_Angeles
AARP recently interviewed Zab Mosenifar, MD, professor and executive vice chair of the Department of Medicine at Cedars-Sinai, about a new study suggesting air pollution may be shaving weeks to years off life expectancy and could be the possible caus...
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February
06,
2020
| 07:14 AM America/Los_Angeles
CNN Health recently interviewed Cedars-Sinai pediatric patient Kiara Amalfitano about her experience with the Lollipop Theater Network (LOLLIPOP), a nonprofit organization that brings movies and entertainment to hospitalized children. While celebr...
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February
05,
2020
| 06:15 AM America/Los_Angeles
HealthDay, an online health news site, recently interviewed Itai Danovitch, MD, chair of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences at Cedars-Sinai, about psychotic symptoms appearing in teenage and young adult patients using marijuana...
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February
04,
2020
| 11:26 AM America/Los_Angeles
Spectrum, an online news site dedicated to autism research news and analysis, recently interviewed John Graham, MD, director of the Clinical Genetics and Dysmorphology at Cedars-Sinai, about new research on a top autism gene – CHD8 – suggesting patie...
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