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A BI-WEEKLY PUBLICATION FROM THE CEDARS-SINAI CHIEF OF STAFF March 24, 2017 | Archived Issues

Meetings and Events


Grand Rounds


Upcoming CME Conferences

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

CME Newsletter - March 2017 (PDF)


Milestones

Do you know of a significant event in the life of a medical staff member? Please let us know, and we'll post these milestones in Medical Staff Pulse. Also, feel free to submit comments on milestones, and we'll post the comments in the next issue.

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Share Your News

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Cortisol Announcement

The Core laboratories in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine will discontinue separate test codes for AM and PM cortisol (i.e., CORTAM, CORTPM) beginning Monday, April 10.

The move is being undertaken due to low usage and potential confusion in ordering. The single test code for serum cortisol will be (CORT), which includes both morning and evening ranges:

Cortisol Reference Intervals (CORT)
Morning: 6.0 — 18.4 mg/dL
Afternoon: 2.7 — 10.5 mg/dL

If you have questions, please contact Kimia Sobhani, PhD, at kimia.sobhani@cshs.org, or Holli Mason, MD, at holli.mason@cshs.org.