Mount Sinai Launches Artificial Pancreas Research Study
January 21, 2015
A newly launched clinical research study at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is examining whether an artificial pancreas (AP) can prevent too low blood sugar levels or hypoglycemia in patients with type 1 diabetes (T1D) as they sleep.
Empire BlueCross BlueShield, Mount Sinai Collaboration to Improve Care and Lower Healthcare Costs
January 15, 2015
Empire BlueCross BlueShield and the Mount Sinai Health System have established an accountable care arrangement to improve quality, enhance personal health care, and reduce medical costs through collaboration and increased efficiency.
Mount Sinai Health System and UC San Diego Partner to Promote Innovation in Emergency Medical Services
January 7, 2015
As part of nationwide efforts to discover and implement best practices for emergency medical care, the Mount Sinai Health System today announced the launch of its “Promoting Innovations in Emergency Medical Services” project, in collaboration with University of California, San Diego Health System.
Atopic Dermatitis Found To Be an Immune-Driven Disease
December 31, 2014
For the first time, a team led by researchers at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai has proven that atopic dermatitis, also known as eczema, is an immune-driven (autoimmune) disease.
Test Predicts Response to Early Treatment for Dangerous Complication of Stem Cells Transplants Used in Leukemia Patients
December 23, 2014
Findings Could Guide More Precise Treatment of Graft Versus Host Disease
Gift to Mount Sinai Health System Establishes Ronald M. Loeb Center for Alzheimer’s Disease
December 16, 2014
$15 Million Gift By Daniel and Margaret Loeb in Memory of Ronald M. Loeb; Center Dedicated to Alzheimer’s Disease Research
Mount Sinai’s Dr. Valentin Fuster Honored by the Cardiovascular Research Foundation
December 15, 2014
CRF honored Dr. Valentin Fuster for his career contributions to cardiovascular research and dedication to training the thought leaders of tomorrow.
Faster, Coordinated Response Could Help More Patients Survive Heart Attacks in New York City, Across Nation
December 12, 2014
Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, Mount Sinai Roosevelt, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Beth Israel & Mount Sinai Queens part of AHA's network working to improve heart attack patient care.