Please join us for our annual Public Health Research Day on Thursday, June 1 from 1pm-7pm! This special event will include a poster session, oral presentations from our Blue Ribbon award recipients, and a networking reception. We will also have Kenneth Roth, JD, Executive Director at Human Rights Watch as our guest keynote speaker! For more information, please see our flyer below. #ForYouForLife
Please join us for our annual Public Health Research Day on Thursday
Today we thank and honor those who have made sacrifices for our country, and continue to do so. Wishing you and your loved ones a peaceful Memorial Day.
Today we thank and honor those who have made sacrifices for our
Sander S. Florman, Director of the Recanati/Miller Transplant Institute at Mount Sinai, supports efforts to educate the public and policymakers on the existing liver distribution processes, present potential models for reforming the system and the benefits such initiatives would bring to patients. There’s a common misconception that all organs are shared equally across the United States. Watch...
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Sander S Florman Director of the RecanatiMiller Transplant Institute at Mount Sinai

Fix the Liver Transplant Waiting List

Gerard Marinaccio, a construction manager and liver transplant recipient, discusses how systematic issues with the transplant waiting list nearly...

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According to the American Institute for Cancer Research - AICR , one alcoholic drink per day can raise the risk for women in developing breast cancer. Dr. Susan Boolbo, surgeon at Mount Sinai Beth Israel, gives her perspective on the study. “I don’t think that the message here is don’t drink at all, because that’s just not reality-based for most adults,” Boolbol said. “I think this gives us a...
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According to the American Institute for Cancer Research AICR one alcoholic drink

Study: Just One Alcoholic Drink Per Day Increases Breast Cancer Risk

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The Mount Sinai Hospital is one of the several hospitals nationwide working with telemedicine. Telemedicine is telecommunications technology combined with medicine. Dr. Nicholas Genes and Dr. Fredrick Thum, Associate Professor's of Emergency Services at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, explains how connecting online with patients is convenient. "They can call us, we can establish a...
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The Mount Sinai Hospital is one of the several hospitals nationwide working

How telemedicine can reduce emergency room visits

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MyChart offers all Mount Sinai patients the ability to:
• View selected test results online
• Send non-urgent messages to your doctor or medical team
• Request prescription refills
• Schedule follow-up appointments
• Access your immunizations, allergies, and medical history
• Link your family’s accounts to your account for convenience
Register today [ Mountsinai.org Link ]
MyChart offers all Mount Sinai patients the ability to:
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Congratulations to Dr. Annapoorna Kini for recently receiving the 2017 Ellis Island Medal of Honor Award! Dr. Kini is an endowed Zena and Michael A. Wiener Professor of Medicine and the Director of Cardiac Catherization Laboratory at The Mount Sinai Hospital. #MSHeart #Cardiology #ForYouForLife
Congratulations to Dr Annapoorna Kini for recently receiving the 2017 Ellis Island
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Last Friday, May 12, the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai celebrated the 2017 MD, PhD, Dual Degree Commencement. In his Commencement speech, Kenneth L. Davis, MD, President and CEO of the Mount Sinai Health System addressed the recent health care bill that was passed by the House of Representatives that sharply conflicts with Mount Sinai's core values - compassion and empathy. "Our...
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Last Friday May 12 the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Mount Sinai - National Jewish Health Respiratory Institute is at #ATS2017 in #WashingtonDC! The next few days will be filled with great poster presentations and speaker panels on the research and innovation taking place at Mount Sinai - National Jewish Health #Respiratory Institute.
Mount Sinai National Jewish Health Respiratory Institute is at ATS2017 in WashingtonDC
Mount Sinai volunteers were celebrated with a free breakfast at The Mount Sinai Hospital on April 26 in honor of National Volunteer Recognition Week. More than 160 volunteers attended, including dog volunteers from the Pet-Assisted Therapy program. “The Mount Sinai Hospital was founded by a group of volunteers, and today more than 1,200 volunteers continue this rich legacy of service,” says...
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Mount Sinai volunteers were celebrated with a free breakfast at The Mount

Honoring Mount Sinai’s Compassionate Volunteers | Inside Mount Sinai

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We are live with Dr. Stephanie V. Blank, Professor of Gynecologic Oncology. In honor of National Women's Health Week, Dr. Blank is discussing the risks, symptoms, and treatment options for #OvarianCancer. #LiveAtMountSinai #NWHW #ForYouForLife
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Joshua B. Bederson, MD, professor and System Chair for the Department of Neurosurgery at Mount Sinai Health System performed surgery on Josh Schultz, a young hockey player, to remove a tumor from his head. “The tumor was bigger than a golf ball, smaller than an orange, and very dense. Bederson approached it from above and behind Josh’s right ear – making an incision like a reverse question...
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Joshua B Bederson MD professor and System Chair for the Department of

A young hockey player, a brain surgeon, and futuristic technology work a miracle on ice

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Join us this afternoon at 2pm EST, as we celebrate National Women's Health Week with Dr. Stephanie V. Blank, Professor of Gynecologic Oncology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. She will be discussing the risks, symptoms, and treatment options for #OvarianCancer. #LiveAtMountSinai #NWHW #ForYouForLife
Join us this afternoon at 2pm EST as we celebrate National Womens
Mount Sinai Heart was well-represented this evening at American Heart Association -- New York City's Wall Street Run and Walk! Our #nurses, #doctors, and staff all joined together to raise awareness on #HeartDisease! #WhoRunsNYC #MSHeart #ForYouForLife
Mount Sinai Heart was wellrepresented this evening at American Heart Association New
We are live with Dr. Marla Dubinsky, Co-Director of the Mount Sinai Feinstein IBD Center and Dr. James Marion, Professor of #Gastroenterology. In honor of National Women's Health Week, she is discussing getting pregnant while living with #IBD. #LiveAtMountSinai #ThirdThursday #ForYouForLife
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Jimmy Kimmel recently revealed on his show that his newborn son had open heart surgery due to a condition called tetralogy of fallot with pulmonary atresia. Peter Pastuszko, MD, Chief of Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery for Mount Sinai Health System, explains to Metro New York the heart defect. "People have to understand that, in the grand scheme of things, compared to a lot of things that can...
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Jimmy Kimmel recently revealed on his show that his newborn son had

Here's what happened to Jimmy Kimmel's son, according to a heart surgeon

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Register today for New York Eye & Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai's Endoscopic Middle Ear Dissection Course taking place on Friday and Saturday, October 6-7, 2017! Details below.
Register today for New York Eye Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinais Endoscopic
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Dr. Valentin Fuster, Physician-in-Chief at The Mount Sinai Hospital and Director of Mount Sinai Heart recommends actions on cardiovascular health and cancer in global U.S. health at NASEM Health and Medicine Division. “By investing in global health over the next 20 years, there is a chance to save the lives of millions of children and adults,” said committee co-chair Valentin Fuster,...
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Join our Facebook Live segment on "Getting Pregnant and Staying Pregnant with IBD" Thursday, May 18 at 1pm! This topic will be covered by Marla Dubinsky, MD, Chief of Pediatric Gastroenterology in the Jack and Lucy Clark Department of Pediatrics at the Mount Sinai Kravis Children's Hospital. #LiveAtMountSinai #ForYouForLife
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Comedian Jim Gaffigan is thankful that his wife Jeannie Gaffigan survived her brain tumor. Jeannie's tumor was removed during a nine hour surgery by Dr. Joshua Bederson, System Chair for the Department of Neurosurgery at Mount Sinai Health System. Dr. David Godin of ENT and Allergy Associates, LLP referred Jeannie to Dr. Bederson. Dr. Bederson tells People that he and his team, successfully...
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Comedian Jim Gaffigan is thankful that his wife Jeannie Gaffigan survived her

Jim and Jeannie Gaffigan Say Her Brain Tumor Reaffirmed Their Faith in...

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