Inside Mount Sinai
In this issue:
- A unique method of increasing cord blood stem cells developed by Ronald Hoffman, MD, is being readied for clinical trials with the support of an $8.8 million NYSTEM grant.
- Inside focuses on the Mount Sinai Health System’s research and clinical advances in heart failure: Roger J. Hajjar, MD, and team reveal the potential of a new drug candidate for heart failure; a short profile on the first patient at Mount Sinai to receive a new heart sensor implant; and Sean Pinney, MD, is appointed Director of Heart Failure and Transplantation.
- Atul Gawande, MD, MPH, presents the 19th Annual Douglas West Memorial Lecture, “Being Mortal.”
- The newly renovated Mount Sinai Transplant Living Center provides an affordable, home-like atmosphere to transplant family members.
- Around the Health System: Physicians at Mount Sinai Beth Israel hold their Spring Dinner and Awards; Members of Mount Sinai’s LGBT community enjoy a wine and cheese reception; and Mount Sinai St. Luke’s and Mount Sinai Roosevelt hold their Residents’ Research Fair.
June 29 - July 19, 2015 [PDF]
June 15 - June 28, 2015 [PDF]