Jupiter Medical Center and Mount Sinai Heart New York Announce Landmark Partnership
February 27, 2015
Two Respected Health Care Institutions Join Forces as Mount Sinai Heart New York at Jupiter Medical Center.
Community Leaders and Patients Dedicate Mount Sinai Queens Infusion Center
February 27, 2015
Today leadership from Mount Sinai Queens joined community representatives and elected officials to formally dedicate the Mount Sinai Queens Infusion Center, which treats cancer and blood disorders.
Mount Sinai Health System and Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center Health Care System Announce New Affiliation
February 24, 2015
The Mount Sinai Health System and Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center Health Care System today announced a clinical collaboration aimed at providing superior health care to the residents of New York City’s northernmost borough.
$2.5 Million NIH Grant to Fund Mount Sinai Research into Reducing Heroin Injection and HIV Infection
February 23, 2015
The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), has awarded Don C. Des Jarlais, PhD, a 2015 Avant-Garde Award.
Mount Sinai Health System Names Director of Newly Established Ronald M. Loeb Center for Alzheimer’s Disease
February 19, 2015
Renowned neuropsychiatric researcher Alison Goate, PhD, has joined the Mount Sinai Health System as the founding Director of the Ronald M. Loeb Center for Alzheimer’s Disease.
Growth Hormone Treatment Improves Social Impairments in Patients with Genetic Disorder Known to Cause Autism
February 18, 2015
A growth hormone can significantly improve the social impairment associated with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in patients with a related genetic syndrome.
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