Discoveries Magazine

Cedars-Sinai

From the Dean

From the Dean of Faculty

I learned the word “insulin” when I was just 7 years old. That year, my young father was diagnosed with diabetes. At an age when most children are frightened of needles, my siblings and I grew accustomed to watching him Read On

From the Dean of Faculty

As a newly qualified physician, I was excited and intrigued when President Richard Nixon signed the National Cancer Act of 1971. He called it “a national commitment for the conquest of cancer, to attempt to find a cure.” His words Read On

Winter 2012

While we were busy assembling the “Ideas” issue of Discoveries magazine, we received word—along with the rest of the world—that Steve Jobs had passed away. Apple’s brilliant co-founder and CEO captured the imagination of inventors, businessmen, and consumers alike. Since Read On

Summer 2011

When I entered the world of medicine, endocrinology was a relatively young specialty. I was interested in internal medicine, but was not sure in which direction to go. My mentors made all the difference. They awed me with their passion Read On