NY Times - "F.D.A. Weighs Fertility Method That Raises Ethical Questions"
February 25, 2014
The Food and Drug Administration is weighing a fertility procedure that involves combining the genetic material of three people to make a baby free of certain defects.
HealthDay – "OBGYN Groups Issue Guidelines to Lower C-Section Rates"
February 19, 2014
Two major medical groups representing America's obstetricians/gynecologists issued joint guidelines aimed at curbing the overuse of cesarean sections in first-time mothers.
NY Daily News - "Daily Checkup: Women's Global Health"
December 29, 2013
Although on average women worldwide live four years longer than men, about 300,000 each year are still dying from preventable problems related to pregnancy and childbirth.
ABC News - "Woman Chose Hysterectomy to Avoid Cancer"
September 6, 2013
Sarah Durham said she knew it was time to undergo a radical hysterectomy when she went into full-fledged panic mode every time she was scheduled for an ovarian cancer screening.
U.S. News and World Report - "Surgeons Form Band N.E.D. to Raise GYN Cancer Awareness"
September 3, 2013
Six surgeons formed the band No Evidence of Disease to put below-the-belt cancers in the spotlight.
The Mount Sinai Medical Center Recognized by U.S. News and World Report in Annual “Best Hospitals” Rankings
July 16, 2013
The Mount Sinai Medical Center is prominently featured in U.S. News & World Report’s clinical specialty ranking of the nation’s most outstanding hospitals.
Huffington Post – "Preventive Mastectomy: Benefits and Risks"
May 17, 2013
Angelina Jolie opened up about her decision to have a preventive double mastectomy after learning she had the so-called "breast cancer gene."
Katie Couric - "Baby Born Amid Natural Disaster"
October 31, 2012
Sally Bertough gave birth shortly after arriving at Mount Sinai where she was taken after backup generators failed at NYU Langone Medical Center.
Rock Band Consisting of Six Gynecologic Oncology Surgeons to Perform Series of Sold-Out Concerts as Part of September’s Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month
September 19, 2012
Band to raise awareness about gynecological cancer and raise money for women’s cancer charities.
NY Daily News - "The Difficulty of Detecting Ovarian Cancer Increases Its Danger"
September 13, 2012
In 2012, an estimated 22,380 new cases of ovarian cancer will be diagnosed in the U.S., and 15,500 women will die from it.
The Mount Sinai Medical Center Rises to No. 14 in Best Hospitals Rankings by U.S. News and World Report
July 17, 2012
The Mount Sinai Medical Center ranked 14th out of approximately 5,000 hospitals nationwide in the 2012-2013 "Best Hospitals" issue of U.S. News & World Report.
Mount Sinai Leads NYC in Best Doctors List from New York Magazine
June 6, 2012
New York magazine named 129 Mount Sinai physicians to its “Best Doctors” list, more than any individual hospital in New York City.
Erin DuPree, MD, and Corita Grudzen, MD, MSHS, of Mount Sinai Selected for New Innovation Advisors Program
January 26, 2012
Erin DuPree, MD, and Corita Grudzen, MD, MSHS, have been selected as inaugural members of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ (CMS) Innovation Advisors Program.
Maternal Type 2 Diabetes and Low Income Significantly Increase Risk for ADHD in Children
January 2, 2012
Mount Sinai researchers have found that low socioeconomic status and gestational diabetes together increase the risk of ADHD in children 14-fold.
The Mount Sinai Medical Center Named to Honor Roll of America’s Elite Hospitals By U.S. News and World Report
July 19, 2011
The Mount Sinai Medical Center ranks 16 out of nearly 5,000 hospitals nationwide in the 2011-2012 “Best Hospitals” issue of U.S. News & World Report, and earns a spot on the “Honor Roll.”