New Elsevier Book Examines Complex Mechanisms Relating to Cardiac Diseases
Elsevier

Elsevier, the information analytics company specializing in science and health, today announced the publication of The Heart in Rheumatic, Autoimmune ..Read More

Elsevier to Provide PracticeUpdate Curated Content to Sosido Member Healthcare Associations
Elsevier

Elsevier, the information analytics company specializing in science and health, is collaborating with Sosido to provide curated medical content from P..Read More

From Heart Patient to Med Student: A Heart Walk Journey, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
University of Wisconsin

MADISON - Kyle Pauly had her first open-heart surgery when she was just seven months old. Born with pulmonary stenosis, Pauly pulled through the surge..Read More

Dr. Ikonomidis will be the new chief of Cardiothoracic Surgery
UNC

John S. Ikonomidis, M.D, Ph.D., will become the new chief of the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery at UNC on March 1. Dr. Ikonomidis, a cardiac surge..Read More

Lifeline achievement award
UNC

UNC Hospitals has received the Mission: Lifeline® Gold Receiving Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outl..Read More

NACDS, University of Pittsburgh Extend Test2LearnTM Community-Based Pharmacogenomics Certificate Program
The Ohio State University

 Building on the positive outcomes and engagement in the initial phase of the Test2LearnTM Community-Based Pharmacogenomics Certificate Program, the N..Read More

Are Patients in Rural Areas Being Deprived of Potentially Lifesaving Therapy?
Elsevier

The implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD), a primary prevention device therapy, can help save the lives of patients suffering from heart failur..Read More

Gestational Diabetes Increases Risk for Postpartum Depression
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Researchers from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and the Karolinska Institutet have found that gestational diabetes raises the risk of pos..Read More

Mount Sinai’s Manish Arora, PhD, MPH Receives Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Manish Arora, PhD, MPH, Vice Chair of the Department of Environmental Medicine and Public Health at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (ISMMS..Read More

Nick & Janelle Foligno Donate $500,000 to Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Support of Pediatric Congenital Heart Care and Research
Nationwide Children's Hospital

National Hockey League Columbus Blue Jackets Captain Nick Foligno and his wife, Janelle, today announced a $500,000 gift to Nationwide Children’s Hosp..Read More

Nationwide Children’s Hospital Once Again Makes Honor Roll List of U.S. News & World Report’s Best Children’s Hospitals
Nationwide Children's Hospital

Nationwide Children’s Hospital has once again made U.S. News & World Report’s Best Children’s Hospital Honor Roll, a distinction awarded to only 11 ch..Read More

University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s and Nationwide Children’s Hospital report a successful first year of The Congenital Heart Collaborative
Nationwide Children's Hospital

University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s and Nationwide Children’s Hospital report a successful first year of The Congenital Heart Collaborati..Read More

Mount Sinai’s Dr. Bruce Sands Receives Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America’s 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Bruce E. Sands, MD, MS, Dr. Burrill B. Crohn Professor of Medicine, Chief of the Dr. Henry D. Janowitz Division of Gastroenterology, Icahn School of M..Read More

UChicago Medicine opens major outpatient clinic in Orland Park
University of Chicago

The University of Chicago Medicine opened its new outpatient facility Tuesday, bringing exceptional academic medicine to patients in Chicago's south a..Read More

Mount Sinai Establishes 3D Printing Services for Clinicians and Researchers
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Mount Sinai Health System today announced the creation of the Medical Modeling Core, a collaboration led by the Department of Neurosurgery, where clin..Read More

Mount Sinai and CityMD Announce New Partnership
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Mount Sinai Health System and CityMD today announced a joint collaboration that will focus on enhancing and expanding urgent care services throughout ..Read More

A Look at a Leader: Elisabeth von der Lohe, MD
Indiana University

In a field full of men, Dr. Elisabeth von der Lohe strives to stand out and stand up for women’s health. Healing and protecting hearts, she says, is a..Read More

Dabigatran Superior to Warfarin When Anticoagulation is Resumed After Bleeding
University of Pittsburgh

In the first analysis of how to treat patients on anticoagulants who suffer a major bleeding event, a clinical practice that routinely gives doctors p..Read More

Running with heart
UCLA

Running 13.1 miles may seem like a daunting task to many people. But for heart transplant recipient Tony Flores, it was pure joy to finish the Revel C..Read More

Learning Algorithms in Echocardiographic Interpretation and Diagnosis of HCM
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Computer algorithms can automatically interpret echocardiographic images and distinguish between pathological hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) and ph..Read More

Mount Sinai Cardiologists Honored at American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions 2016
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Valentin Fuster, MD, PhD, Director of Mount Sinai Heart and Physician-in-Chief of The Mount Sinai Hospital, and Jeffrey W. Olin, DO, FAHA, Professor o..Read More

OHSU Knight Cardiovascular Institute receives Gold-Plus Award for outstanding heart failure care
Oregon Health & Science University

OHSU is the only hospital in the Portland metro area to receive the American Heart Association’s highest distinction for heart failure care The OHSU K..Read More

Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
University of Oxford

Congratulations to Marios Margaritis and Rohan Wijesurendra, who have won this year’s RDM Graduate Studies Prize. Both students showed immense dedicat..Read More

Department of Medicine
University of Oxford

Congratulations to Marios Margaritis and Rohan Wijesurendra, who have won this year’s RDM Graduate Studies Prize. Both students showed immense dedicat..Read More

Board of Governors Approves Creation of Rutgers Health
Rutgers The State University of New Jersey

The Rutgers University Board of Governors today authorized the creation of Rutgers Health – an innovative, statewide academic health care provider org..Read More

UCLA In the News October 26, 2016
UCLA

Daniel Swain, a postdoc climate scientist at the University of California at Los Angeles who runs the blog Weather West, doesn’t have high hopes for a..Read More

Mount Sinai Receives Insight Into Diversity 2016 Health Professions Higher Education Excellence
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

  The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (ISMMS) has received the 2016 Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award f..Read More

Dr. El-Sayed joins faculty of Vascular Diseases and Surgery
The Ohio State University

Hosam El Sayed, MD, PhD, has been appointed as associate professor of surgery in the Division of Vascular Diseases and Surgery. He joins us from Metho..Read More

Rainbow Babies & Children’s and Nationwide Children’s Hospital report a successful first year of The Congenital Heart Collaborative
Nationwide Children's Hospital

University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s (UH Rainbow) and Nationwide Children’s Hospital became Ohio’s leading heart center for kids and adult..Read More

Nick & Janelle Foligno Donate $500,000 in Support of Pediatric Congenital Heart Care and Research
Nationwide Children's Hospital

National Hockey League Columbus Blue Jackets Captain Nick Foligno and his wife, Janelle, today announced a $500,000 gift to Nationwide Children’s Hosp..Read More

Two Mount Sinai Researchers Elected to National Academy of Medicine
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Alison M. Goate, PhD, Professor of Neuroscience, Neurology and Genetic and Genomic Sciences at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, and Lynne ..Read More

Chancellor Emeritus Julius Krevans, a Transformative Leader at UCSF
UCSF School Of Medicine

Chancellor Emeritus Julius “Julie” R. Krevans, MD, a distinguished physician and educator whose transformative leadership helped propel UC San Francis..Read More

Saint Anthony Hospital announces new partnership with the University of Chicago Medicine for Obstetrics and Pediatrics
University of Chicago

Saint Anthony Hospital has announced its new partnership with the University of Chicago Medicine for its obstetrics and pediatrics service lines. This..Read More

Expanding the Role of Hospitalist Physician Assistants Achieves Similar Clinical Outcomes, Costs Less
John Hopkins Medicine

More and more medical centers are relying on hospitalists — hospital-based internal medicine specialists who coordinate the complex care of inpatients..Read More

Preventing Overdiagnosis – Where are we now?
University of Oxford

This guest blog was written by Dr David Warriner, a Cardiology Registrar, who has attended each Preventing Overdiagnosis conference since its inceptio..Read More

UGA Graduate School honors 2016 Alumni of Distinction
University of Georgia

Athens, Ga. - The University of Georgia Graduate School has honored eight graduates with the 2016 Alumni of Distinction Award for achieving exceptiona..Read More

Mount Sinai − National Jewish Health Respiratory Institute Opens New, Dedicated Site
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

The Mount Sinai – National Jewish Health Respiratory Institute will celebrate its first year of treating patients by officially opening a new, state-o..Read More

New compound shows promise in treating multiple human cancers
The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research

A new compound has been shown to block a protein essential for the growth of many cancers. Australian researchers who collaborated with industry partn..Read More

Sample Schedule for the Day
Cornell University

Welcome to the Weill Cornell Medicine|NewYork-Presbyterian Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Preoperative Program. Below, and contained in more detail, is a b..Read More

World-class Care for Children of All Ages
Cornell University

Weill Cornell offers the most advanced surgical therapy for congenital heart disease for pediatric patients of all ages, from newborns to adolescents...Read More

Weill Cornell Cardiothoracic Surgery | Weill Cornell Medical College
Cornell University

Weill Cornell Medicine|NewYork-Presbyterian has an international reputation for excellence in pediatric heart surgery. NewYork-Presbyterian ranked #6 ..Read More

Community health care just got better for challenged Chicago neighborhoods
University of Chicago

Saint Anthony Hospital has announced its new partnership with the University of Chicago Medicine for its obstetrics and pediatrics service lines. This..Read More

Community health care just got better for challenged Chicago neighborhoods
University of Chicago

Saint Anthony Hospital has announced its new partnership with the University of Chicago Medicine for its obstetrics and pediatrics service lines. This..Read More

Weill Cornell Medical College Student Awarded HHMI Fellowship to Further Marfan Syndrome Research
Cornell University

Adam Johnson, a third-year medical student at Weill Cornell Medical College, was awarded a one-year Medical Research Fellowship from the Howard Hughes..Read More

Dr. Paul N. Casale Appointed Executive Director of NewYork Quality Care
Cornell University

NEW YORK, NY (February 25, 2016) — Dr. Paul N. Casale has been appointed executive director of NewYork Quality Care, the Accountable Care Organization..Read More

Cardiovascular Research Institute Established at Weill Cornell Medicine
Cornell University

NEW YORK (April 29, 2016) — With the goal of improving heart health for patients worldwide, Weill Cornell Medicine has established the Cardiovascular ..Read More

NewYork-Presbyterian Remains New York's #1 Hospital and Rises to #6 in the Nation in U.S. News & World Report's 'Best Hospitals'
Cornell University

NEW YORK (August 2, 2016) — NewYork-Presbyterian, one of the largest and most comprehensive hospitals in the nation, is ranked New York's No. 1 hospit..Read More

Uncovering New Functions of a Gene Implicated in Cancer Growth Opens New Therapeutic Possibilities
Cornell University

Weill Cornell Medical College researchers have shown for the first time that a gene previously implicated in blood vessel formation during embryonic d..Read More

Study Discovers How Pancreatic Cancer Spreads to the Liver
Cornell University

An international team led by Weill Cornell Medical College investigators has illuminated the precise molecular steps that enable pancreatic cancer to ..Read More

True Hearted
Cornell University

Alain Baume is 59, the same age his father was when he died of heart failure in their native Italy. Because of that family history, Baume has long bee..Read More