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Sinai Hospital of Baltimore Doctor Receives Grant to Help Adolescents Transition from Pediatric to Adult Medical Care


Oscar Taube, M.D., director of Pediatric Outpatient department and coordinator of Adolescent Medicine at the Samuleson Children’s Hospital at Sinai, is awarded an American Academy of Pediatrics grant to help adolescents and their families make a...
4/9/2014 2:00 PM EDT

HeadFirst Sports Injury and Concussion Care Sponsors Continuing Medical Education Program at LifeBridge Health

HeadFirst Sports Injury and Concussion Care, a program of Maryland-based Righttime Medical Care, is providing an educational grant to support a continuing medical education program for certified athletic trainers developed by the LifeBridge Health...
3/11/2014 1:00 PM EDT

First Surgery in North American Using PRECICE™ Second Generation Leg Lengthening Implant Performed at Rubin Institute


Surgeons at LifeBridge Health’s Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics perform 1st surgery in N. America earlier this year using 2nd generation of the PRECICE™ Limb Lengthening System. John Herzenberg, M.D. and Shawn Standard, M.D. inserted a...
2/17/2014 2:40 PM EST

LifeBridge Health Announces Laura B. Black and Brian J. Gibbons as Chairs of 2014 Magic of Life Gala


LifeBridge Health proudly announces Laura B. Black, president of LCB Ventures, LLC and entrepreneur of B&N Ventures, LLC, and Brian J. Gibbons, chairman and chief executive of Greenberg Gibbons Commercial Corporation as chairs of the 2014 Magic of...
1/20/2014 2:00 PM EST

LifeBridge Health Selects New Chief Operating Officer for its Post-Acute Care Division


Barry Jay Eisenberg, FACHE, LNHA, is the new executive director and chief operating officer of Post-Acute Services at LifeBridge Health. The division is made up of 440 beds at Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center and Hospital, Northwest Hospital and...
1/13/2014 3:30 PM EST

LifeBridge Health & Fitness Introduces Unique Approach to Nutrition Counseling


LifeBridge Health & Fitness launches a nutrition counseling program that doesn't just talk the talk, but walks participants into the grocery store to show them how to shop for healthy food and then walks them into their homes to teach them how to...
12/19/2013 4:00 PM EST

Sinai Hospital Earns Redesignation as Magnet®-Recognized Hospital for Nursing Excellence


The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) has redesignated Sinai Hospital of Baltimore as a Magnet®-recognized hospital, a distinction that honors nursing excellence in patient care, leadership and growth opportunities for nurses within a...
11/27/2013 5:45 PM EST

Transplanting Fecal Matter of Healthy Donors to Recurrent C. difficile Patients Seems to Restore Normal Bacterial Makeup & Stops Infection

Scientists at the Institute for Genome Sciences at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and doctors at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore have found that restoring the normal, helpful bacteria of the gut and intestines may treat patients suffering...
11/25/2013 5:00 PM EST

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Expert Available in Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Relating to Chronic Wound Treatment


Michael Eastman, C.H.T, E.M.T., is a certified hyperbaric technologist and emergency medical technician.
4/3/2013 3:00 PM EDT

Sarcoma Expert Available to Discuss Importance of Being Treated by Specialist and the Collaboration Between All Members of the Oncology Team


Albert J. Aboulafia, M.D., FACS, MBA, serves as the Director of Sarcoma Services at the Alvin & Lois Lapidus Cancer Institute at Sinai Hospital. He is a nationally and internationally recognized leader in clinical and research aspects of the care,...
7/16/2012 9:50 AM EDT

Dieting: The Worst Thing You Can Do For Your Weight!


Dieting versus Eating Healthy You get back from a recent vacation feeling bloated due to overindulging on salt water taffy, ice cream, and french fries. You vow to start your diet tomorrow. Cabbage soup versus any of the current popular diets - ...
9/2/2011 1:00 PM EDT

Concussion Expert Kevin Crutchfield, M.D., from LifeBridge Health in Baltimore, Md., Available for Interviews


Kevin Crutchfield, M.D., is recognized as one of the country's leading experts on concussions and their effect on the brain.
8/31/2011 4:45 PM EDT

Hand Surgery Expert from LifeBridge Health in Baltimore, Md., Available for Interviews


Stacey Berner, M.D., the medical director of the Hand and Upper Extremity Center at Northwest Hospital in Randallstown, Md., is one of the country's foremost hand surgeons.
6/1/2011 4:20 PM EDT

Radiation Exposure Expert Available from LifeBridge Health in Baltimore, Maryland


Jeanette A Linder, M.D., Chief, Department of Radiation Oncology at the Alvin and Lois Lapidus Cancer Institute at LifeBridge Health is an expert on radiation exposure, management of exposure and early and late effects of radiation. Linder is also...
3/16/2011 2:35 PM EDT

What You Need to Know About Preventing an Infant Abduction

The story of Carlina White has brought new light to the subject of infant abduction. To protect their infants, the Director of Women’s and Children’s Services at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore says all parents need to know and follow these tips.
1/21/2011 3:30 PM EST

Sinai Hospital Neurosurgeon Explains Brain Surgery

In the wake of the shooting of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, Neal Naff, M.D., chief of the Department of Neurosurgery at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, can explain this type of brain surgery and the recovery process.
1/18/2011 3:50 PM EST

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