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A BI-WEEKLY PUBLICATION FROM THE CEDARS-SINAI CHIEF OF STAFF May 20, 2016 | Archived Issues

P & T Approvals

Pharmacy Focus

Highlights of the April meeting of the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee are summarized in the PDF link below.

P and T Approvals - April 2016 (PDF)


Meetings and Events


Grand Rounds

Click here to view upcoming grand rounds.


Upcoming CME Conferences

Click below to view a complete list of all scheduled Continuing Medical Education conferences.

CME Newsletter - May 2016 (PDF)  


Milestones

Myron Isaacs, MD, has died.

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Share Your News

Won any awards or had an article accepted for publication? Share your news about professional achievements and other items of interest.

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Circle of Friends Honorees for April

The Circle of Friends program honored 272 people in April.

Circle of Friends allows grateful patients to make a donation in honor of the physicians, nurses, caregivers and others who have made a difference during their time at Cedars-Sinai. When a gift is made, the person being honored receives a custom lapel pin and a letter of acknowledgement.

Click here for more information about the program and for a list of past honorees.

  • Kenneth Adashek, MD
  • Massoud H. Agahi, MD
  • Michael J. Alexander, MD
  • Howard N. Allen, MD
  • Neel A. Anand, MD
  • Paulina Andujo, RN
  • Alagappan Annamalai, MD
  • Jose C. Araujo
  • Joel-Ryan A. Armamento, RN
  • Esther Baik, MD
  • C. Noel Bairey Merz, MD
  • Mark Bamberger, MD
  • Babak R. Bamshad, MD
  • Eli Baron, MD
  • Sarah B. Barukh
  • Benjamin Basseri, MD
  • Jane L. Bawayan, RN
  • Gary S. Bellack, MD
  • Michael Bernardo
  • Satinder J. Bhatia, MD
  • Diana Breyshtrus
  • Earl W. Brien, MD
  • Barry J. Brock, MD
  • Philip G. Brooks, MD
  • Michael Broukhim, MD
  • Eileen G. Brown, OCN, RN
  • Neil A. Buchbinder, MD
  • Blessie M. Bulaon
  • Christiane Michele J. Burnison, MD
  • Karen K. Butterworth, MD
  • Erica Cabrera
  • Noel M. Cajulis, CRT
  • Breta Carroll, MD
  • Julie Castillo, RN
  • Dorrie Chang, MD
  • Kirk Y. Chang, MD
  • Cheryl G. Charles, MD
  • Henry G. Chou, MD
  • Alice P. Chung, MD
  • Arnold C. Cinman, MD
  • Brittney Clark, RN
  • Susan B. Clark, RN
  • Stephen T. Copen, MD
  • Stephen R. Corday, MD
  • Ram C. Dandillaya, MD
  • Catherine M. Dang, MD
  • Dudley S. Danoff, MD
  • Sharice E. Davis Deans
  • Premal J. Desai, MD
  • Suhail Dohad, MD
  • Gregory Dondanville
  • Noam Z. Drazin, MD
  • Julie A. Dunhill, MD
  • Cheryl L. Dunnett, MD
  • Leslie Duran, BSN, PCCN
  • Elitzafan Ebrahim Doost, RN
  • Karyn Eilber, MD
  • Asher Emanuel, MD
  • Shervin Eshaghian, MD
  • Fardad Esmailian, MD
  • Claudia Espinoza, LVN
  • Richard Essner, MD
  • Mariana Fayman, PA
  • Kristen M. Feldkamp, BSN, RN, CBN
  • Edward J. Feldman, MD
  • David E. Fermelia, MD
  • Marshal P. Fichman, MD
  • Carrie E. Fishman, CN
  • Cherry L Fos, BSN, RN, CMSRN
  • Stuart Friedman, MD
  • David M. Frisch, MD
  • Larry Froch, MD
  • Gerhard J. Fuchs, MD
  • Angel M. Fuentes
  • Clark B. Fuller, MD
  • Viliam Furdik, MD
  • Ramin Gabbai, MD
  • Srinivas Gaddam, MD
  • Steven S. Galen, MD
  • Anita B. Gattenuo
  • Ivor L. Geft, MD
  • Joel M. Geiderman, MD
  • Alexander Gershman, MD
  • Armando E. Giuliano, MD
  • Richard N. Gold, MD
  • Jay Goldberg, MD
  • Marie L. Gomez
  • Jeffrey S. Goodman, MD
  • Leo A. Gordon, MD
  • Steven B. Graff-Radford, DDS
  • Stephen L. Graham, MD
  • Violette G. Gray, MD
  • Abe Green, MD
  • Leland M. Green, MD
  • Lloyd B. Greig, MD
  • Denise Griggs, RN
  • Paul B. Hackmeyer, MD
  • Behrooz Hakimian, MD
  • Myron L. Hall, DPM
  • David S. Hallegua, MD
  • Solomon I. Hamburg, MD
  • Michele A. Hamilton, MD
  • Julius P. Har
  • Donald R. Henderson, MD, MPH
  • Andrew E. Hendifar, MD
  • Shaynan Hill, PharmD
  • David M. Hoffman, MD
  • Lalima A. Hoq, MD, MPH
  • Arash A. Horizon, MD
  • Joel T. Howard, RN
  • Gabriel E. Hunt Jr., MD
  • Fatouma Idris
  • Josefina N. Inocentes, RN
  • Jacqueline Jones, RN
  • Neel R. Joshi, MD
  • Kristina B. Juliano, RN
  • Steven Kamara, MD
  • Saibal Kar, MD
  • Sousan Karimi, MD
  • Beth Y. Karlan, MD
  • David Kawashiri, MD
  • Mehran J. Khorsandi, MD
  • Ali Khoynezhad, MD, PhD
  • Howard H. Kim, MD
  • Hyung L. Kim, MD
  • Asher Kimchi, MD
  • Cord Kirshner, RN
  • Michelle M. Kittleson, MD, PhD
  • Ellen B. Klapper, MD
  • Keith L. Klein, MD
  • Dee Dee L. Klute-Evans, MSN, RN, CIC
  • Jon A. Kobashigawa, MD
  • Anita P. Kovacic, MD
  • Michael A. Kropf, MD
  • Tamara Lay, RN
  • Gary E. Leach, MD
  • Madeline S. Lerman, BSN, RN
  • Keren Lerner, MD
  • Michael M. Levine, MD
  • Michael I. Lewis, MD
  • Richard A. Lewis, MD
  • Eric Ley, MD
  • Andrew J. Li, MD
  • Michael C. Lill, MD
  • Daniel E. Ling, MD
  • Peter G. Lopez
  • Shelly C. Lu, MD
  • Joan E. Lutz, RN
  • Hooman Madyoon, MD
  • David P. Magner, MD
  • Rajendra Makkar, MD
  • Adam N. Mamelak, MD
  • Philomena McAndrew, MD
  • Robert J. McKenna Jr., MD
  • Bridget D. McLoughlin, RN-BC, MSN, CCTC
  • Sharron L. Mee, MD
  • Karla L. Melendez
  • Dorothy T. Melvin
  • Edgar Mendoza
  • Alberto Mercado
  • Kiarash Michel, MD
  • Margo Minissian, MSN, RN, NP, ACNP-BC, CLS-BC, CNS
  • Nancy Moldawer
  • Alejandro Molina
  • Jaime D. Moriguchi, MD
  • Ariella A. Morrow, MD
  • Candice T. Myhre, MD
  • Mary C. Nasmyth, MD
  • Ronald B. Natale, MD
  • Reza Nazemi, MD
  • David G. Ng, MD
  • Mary Nhieu, RN
  • Julia K. Nicholls
  • Nicholas N. Nissen, MD
  • Paul W. Noble, MD
  • Arshia M. Noori, MD
  • Donald F. Nortman, MD
  • Adrian G. Ostrzega, MD
  • Shi-Hui Pan, PharmD
  • Maury D. Panameno
  • Ronald L. Paquette, MD
  • Dorothy J. Park, MD
  • Jignesh K. Patel, MD, PhD
  • Rajan M. Patel, MD
  • Chirag G. Patil, MD
  • Mark P. Patungan
  • Brad Penenberg, MD
  • Anne L. Peters, MD
  • Surasak Phuphanich, MD
  • Edwin M. Posadas, MD
  • Zosil Noemi Quilnet, RN
  • Danny Ramzy, MD, PhD
  • Alexandre Rasouli, MD
  • Edward Riceberg, MD
  • Madison F. Richardson, MD
  • Renee Z. Rinaldi-Ballard, MD
  • Miranda Ripper, RN
  • Kevin Robertson, PA
  • Joseph L. Robinson, MD
  • Rafael Rodriguez
  • Digna E. Romero
  • Robert M. Rose, MD
  • Sonja Louisa Rosen, MD
  • Barry E. Rosenbloom, MD
  • Fred P. Rosenfelt, MD
  • Howard L. Rosner, MD
  • Theresa O. Rumould
  • Ruth "Virginia" Russell, MD
  • Stephen A. Sacks, MD
  • Vivian L. Salle, RN
  • Bernadette T. Samuel
  • Jose Manuel Sarmiento, MD
  • Gregory P. Sarna, MD
  • Kevin Scher, MD
  • Payam Shadi, MD
  • Prediman K. Shah, MD
  • Aryanoosh A. Shakernia, RN
  • Kathryn L. Shameklis, MSN, RN
  • Bahman Shamloo, MD
  • Omid A. Shaye, MD
  • Michael M. Shehata, MD
  • Randolph Sherman, MD
  • Allan W. Silberman, MD, PhD
  • Alan G. Silverman, MD
  • Richard Sokolov, MD
  • Igor Spanic
  • Andrew Ira Spitzer, MD
  • Theodore N. Stein, MD
  • Jerrold H. Steiner, MD
  • Valentine Stewart, RN
  • Daniel J. Stone, MD, MPH, MBA
  • Leslie Stricke, MD
  • Ronald Sue, MD
  • Pamela J. Swan
  • Charles D. Swerdlow, MD
  • Steven Sykes, MD
  • Lillian Szydlo, MD
  • Steven W. Tabak, MD
  • Michele Tagliati, MD
  • Stephan R. Targan, MD
  • Melissa K. Tauer, RN
  • David B. Thordarson, MD
  • Gerardo Torres
  • Shirin Towfigh, MD
  • Tram T. Tran, MD
  • Alfredo Trento, MD
  • Elizabeth Rose Tria
  • Stefan A. Unterhalter, MD
  • Mark K. Urman, MD
  • Charisma S. Van Sickle, RN
  • Eric Vasiliauskas, MD
  • Swamy R. Venuturupalli, MD
  • Robert A. Vescio, MD
  • Ronald G. Victor, MD
  • Oksana Volod, MD
  • Olga Voroshilovsky, MD
  • Christine S. Walsh, MD
  • Jonathan M. Weiner, MD
  • Janet Y. White, MD
  • John Williams III, MD
  • Sandra K. Wilson, RN
  • Donald A. Wiss, MD
  • Albert P. Wong, MD
  • Clement C. Yang, MD
  • Michael C. Yang, MD
  • Payam R. Yashar, MD
  • Keyvan Yousefi, MD
  • Run Yu, MD
  • Amir Zadaka DNP, FNP-BC
  • Phillip C. Zakowski, MD
  • Raymond Zimmer, MD
  • Zachary Zumsteg, MD