Discoveries Magazine



Sex Matters

Sarah Kilpatrick, MD, PhD, discusses the goal of gender equity in health research to prevent women from being misdiagnosed, overprescribed, or otherwise harmed by a medical system that has been designed predominantly around the male body.

Vaccination and the Challenges of Success

Growing up in the 1940s was a dangerous venture: In America, thousands of children died every year from diseases we rarely hear about today. Diphtheria took the lives of nearly 2,000 — the same number that succumbed to paralysis from Read On

Library Guard

Many hospitals around the country question the value of keeping a medical library. Cedars-Sinai doesn’t. Here’s why. Over the last decade, the Cedars-Sinai Medical Library has evolved into a powerful resource for improving patient outcomes and bolstering support for research. Read On