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PRODUCED BY AND FOR MEMBERS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF SURGERY April 2014 | Archived Issues

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Surgery Grand Rounds

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Grand Rounds

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Education Schedule

Click the PDF link below to see the Department of Surgery's education schedule for April.

Education Calendar - April (PDF)


Surgery Scheduling - New Hours as of May 1

Click the "read more" for hours and contact information for surgery scheduling. As of May 1, hours of operation will be Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

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Ramzy Named Lung Transplant Surgical Director

Danny Ramzy, MD, PhD, has been appointed surgical director of the Cedars-Sinai Lung Transplant Program. He takes over for Wen Cheng, MD, who has played a pivotal role in Ramzy's mentorship and will continue to provide valuable surgical expertise and support to the program.

Ramzy joined Cedars-Sinai in 2011, and he directs the medical center's Extracorporeal Life Support Program. He is a board-certified cardiothoracic surgeon at the Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute.

Ramzy attended medical school at the University of Toronto, where he also completed a general surgery residency and obtained his PhD. After his cardiothoracic surgery residency at the University of Pennsylvania, Ramzy sought additional training as a fellow in Transplant and Medical Assist Devices as well as Advanced Aortic Surgery.

His appointment was announced by Andrew Klein, MD, director of the Cedars-Sinai Comprehensive Transplant Center.