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Faculty News

Compassion Is Critical

Patients coming to the pulmonary and critical care unit at Cedars-Sinai often present the most harrowing symptoms. Such situations require a physician who is calm, compassionate, and confident. Quynh Hoang, MD, is among those who rise to the task.

Postdocs Play Pivotal Research Role

Dr. Jon Sin exemplifies the role postdoctoral scientists play in Cedars-Sinai’s research efforts. Photo: Al Cuizon Cedars-Sinai is considered a leader in biomedical science for at least 144 reasons — which is the exact number of postdoctoral scientists who work Read On

Faculty News: Spring 2017

Mark J. Ault, MD, was honored with the Chief of Staff Award for his support, mentorship, and dedication to safe, quality patient care. Ault founded the Cedars-Sinai Procedure Center, where faculty perform thousands of medical procedures annually. *** Robert H. Read On

Faculty News: Fall 2016

A Cedars-Sinai group led by Beth Y. Karlan, MD, has been awarded a grant from the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund to support research into the relationship between the evolution of ovarian carcinoma and the microenvironment.

Graduate School Is Growing by Degrees

Cedars-Sinai’s dynamic graduate school, which trains young scientists to pursue discoveries in the laboratory that shed light on diseases and inspire new therapies, has added a master’s degree program.

Faculty News: Winter 2016

Richard Bergman, PhD, received the Albert Renold Award from the American Diabetes Association for his outstanding work training new generations of diabetes researchers and facilitating scientific investigation in the field. Director of Cedars-Sinai’s Diabetes and Obesity Research Institute and the Read On

New PhDs Take the Stage

Class speaker Jessica Beach, PhD, articulated the pride and joy felt by her graduating cohort in the Cedars-Sinai Graduate Program in Biomedical Science and Translational Medicine when she introduced herself as “Doctor Jessica Beach, a proud member of the Cedars-Sinai Class of 2015.”

Faculty News: Fall 2014

Keith Black, MD, chair of the Department of Neurosurgery, serves as principal investigator for a $1 million study funded by the Brain & Lung Tumor and Air Pollution Foundation for the South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD). The research Read On