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Researchers Discover How Immune Cells Resist Radiation Treatment

Radiotherapy and Immunotherapy in Combination Found to Enhance Tumor Response to Treatment
24-Nov-2015 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Highest Safety Rating Awarded to Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at the Mount Sinai Hospital

For 17 consecutive years Mount Sinai awarded highest "two-star" rating by New York State Department of Health for percutaneous coronary interventions.
24-Nov-2015 1:15 PM EST Add to Favorites

City-Wide Effort Boosts NYC’s Colorectal Cancer Screening Rates and Eliminates Racial Disparities in Screening

A coalition formed by the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) which included a team from Mount Sinai to increase colorectal cancer screening rates in New York City resulted in a 40 percent increase in screening rates over...
19-Nov-2015 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Mount Sinai Roosevelt to Become Mount Sinai West

The Mount Sinai Health System today announced that Mount Sinai Roosevelt will be renamed as Mount Sinai West. The hospital will continue to be the premier health care provider on the West Side of Manhattan, with all services continuing, the same...
17-Nov-2015 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Mount Sinai Heart Director Discusses Population Health Promotion and a Stratified Approach for Cardiovascular Health at the United Nations

Dr. Valentin Fuster, Mount Sinai’s Heart Director, Joins a Panel of International Experts at the United Nations to Discuss the World Health Organization’s Global Action Plan for the Prevention and Control of Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs).
16-Nov-2015 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

CTI Biopharma and Tisch Cancer Institute at Mount Sinai Announce International Research Fellowship to Support Blood-Related Cancer Research

CEO and Physician James Bianco, A Bronx Native and Mount Sinai Alumnus, Establishes Endowment to Address Area of Cancer with Unmet Need and Bring More Effective Treatment Therapies to Patients
12-Nov-2015 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Seven Barriers to Implementation of an Integrated Family-Based Health Promotion Program in Harlem Identified For Future Intervention

Mount Sinai Releases New Findings at the AHA Scientific Sessions 2015
9-Nov-2015 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Group Therapy Is an Effective Way to Promote Cardiovascular Health

Mount Sinai Releases New Findings at the AHA Scientific Sessions 2015
9-Nov-2015 8:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in American men. One in seven men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer and 233,000 new cases are diagnosed annually. That said, not every diagnosis warrants intervention. Mount experts...
1-Sep-2015 11:05 AM EDT

September is National Sickle Cell Awareness Month

September is National Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) Awareness Month, and Mount Sinai Health System is reminding the community of the importance of newborn screening performed soon after birth with a blood test, education for families with this inherited...
1-Sep-2015 11:05 AM EDT

September is Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month

According to the American Cancer Society, 62,000 Americans will be diagnosed with thyroid cancer in 2015, most of them before reaching age 55. Experts at the Head and Neck Institute at Mount Sinai Health System encourage the public to perform...
1-Sep-2015 11:05 AM EDT

Mount Sinai Experts Will Be Available for Interviews During the 2015 US Open

The Mount Sinai Health System is serving as the Official Medical Services Provider for the US Open.
27-Aug-2015 3:05 PM EDT

Dr. Kenneth Davis, MD, President and CEO of Mount Sinai Health System, on King v. Burwell

25-Jun-2015 1:05 PM EDT

June is Cataract Awareness Month

To observe Cataract Awareness Month in June, ophthalmologists from New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai (NYEE) and The Mount Sinai Hospital (MSH) – both part of the Mount Sinai Health System – are offering prevention tips and raising...
8-Jun-2015 3:05 PM EDT

June is Men’s Health Awareness Month

Mount Sinai is hoping to arm men with tips to stay healthy and live longer
3-Jun-2015 10:05 AM EDT

Identifying Speech and Hearing Problems Early May Prevent Future Losses

To mark Better Hearing and Speech Month in May, Mount Sinai Health System experts are sharing tips and tools that identify and prevent speech, voice, and hearing impairments. Such impairments affect 43 million Americans.
1-May-2015 1:05 PM EDT

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