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PRODUCED BY AND FOR MEMBERS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF SURGERY September 2012 Issue | Archived Issues

Physician news

Nicholas Nissen, MD, has been appointed as director of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery at Cedars-Sinai.


Featured publication

The following article was published by members of the Department of Surgery:


Grant announcements

The Department of Surgery Research Division would like to congratulate the following grant recipients:


Mark your calendar


Grand rounds

Click here to view a schedule of all upcoming grand rounds.


Surgery scheduling

Click the "read more" for hours and contact information for surgery scheduling.

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Breast cancer awareness events at Cedars-Sinai

Breast Cancer 140pxThroughout October, Cedars-Sinai will be hosting events to raise awareness about breast health.

Register at www.cedars-sinai.edu/breastmonth.

Cancer, sexuality and intimacy: Breast cancer support group meets Wednesday, Oct. 3, from 11 a.m. to noon at 310 N. San Vicente Blvd., Third Floor

Cancer and relationships: Wednesday, Oct. 10, from 6:30-8 p.m. at 310 N. San Vicente Blvd., Third Floor

Spirituality and illness: Thursday, Oct. 11, from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at 310 N. San Vicente Blvd., Third Floor

Breast cancer support group: Wednesday, Oct. 17, from 11 a.m. to noon at 310 N. San Vicente Blvd., Third Floor

Restorative yoga: Thursday, Oct. 18, from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at 310 N. San Vicente Blvd., Third Floor

Wear Pink Day: Wear pink to support breast cancer awareness on Thursday, Oct. 24. A group photo is scheduled at 5 p.m. in Harvey Morse Auditorium.

Spirituality and cancer: Lecturer and author Marianne Williamson on Wednesday, Oct. 24, from 6:30-8 p.m. in Harvey Morse Auditorium

Coping with the fear of recurrence: Thursday, Oct. 25, from 6:30-8 p.m. at 310 N. San Vicente Blvd., Third Floor

Hormone therapy options: William Audeh, MD, is the featured speaker on Monday, Oct. 29, from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at 310 N. San Vicente Blvd., Third Floor

Click the link below to download a PDF with all the events.

Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2012 (PDF)