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Tuesday, September 1, 2015
All school-age children need immunizations – from nursery school right up through college. Vaccinating children will help prevent the spread of disease and ensure that they are not affected by any growing outbreaks.

Monday, August 31, 2015
It’s important for children to have a consistent sleeping and waking routine before starting the new school year. Achieving a successful back-to-school sleep routine requires parents to plan ahead.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Maimonides Medical Center has announced that Pamela Brier, President and CEO, will retire at the beginning of 2016.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015
The North Shore-LIJ Health System and Maimonides Medical Center today announced they have entered into a strategic partnership.

Thursday, June 11, 2015
The Maimonides Cancer Center recently celebrated its 10 th Anniversary. In honor of the occasion, a celebration was hosted to honor our patients.


Wednesday, April 8, 2015
Dr. Alan Astrow, Director of Hematology and Medical Oncology, comments on patient miracles and medical outcomes.

Monday, April 6, 2015
Dr. David Cohen, Executive Vice President and Chair of the Maimonides Department of Population Health, was interviewed by Crain’s New York Business reporter Jonathan LaMantia on the expected changes in the healthcare workforce. Dr. Cohen is quoted in the piece below.

Monday, March 30, 2015
New York’s Latest Medical Facilities May Simplify Seeing the Doctor; New projects aim to put more of the specialists patients need to see under one roof

Tuesday, February 24, 2015
TV Journalist Joan Lunden Brings Her Breast Cancer Crusade to Miami Beach Medical Meeting Read

Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Dr. John Marshall, Chair of Emergency Medicine, offers advice on precautions to take during bitter cold weather

Friday, February 13, 2015
32nd Annual Miami Breast Cancer Cenference Will Cover State-of-the-Art Treatments and Effective Approaches

Wednesday, February 4, 2015
The Borough Park hospital would serve as the Brooklyn hub for the major health care system which has 19 hospitals through New York City and beyond.

Wednesday, February 4, 2015
Dr. Christina Gagliardo, Pediatric Infectious Disease Attending, discusses with NBC’s Dr. Nancy Snyderman, this year's flu epidemic and its impact on children.

Friday, January 9, 2015
In its own Mini Maker Faire, Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn recently hosted a first-of-its-kind event to showcase nursing innovations and inventions.

Monday, December 29, 2014
Dr. Beth Popp, Director of Palliative Medicine, addresses the increasing number of patients turning to palliative care for the treatment of chronic disease. Also quoted is Ms. Amy Berman, Maimonides palliative care patient.

Monday, December 15, 2014
Dr. John Marshall Discusses Common Childhood Diseases in this NBC News story

Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Dr. Patrick Borgen, Director of the Maimonides Breast Cancer Center and Chair of Surgery, discusses the impact of breast cancer on women in African-American and Latina communities.

Tuesday, September 16, 2014
The respiratory virus that’s been sweeping the nation and sending asthmatic children to the hospital may have only been officially reported in 97 children, but experts say that’s just the tip of the iceberg.

Thursday, August 7, 2014
Maimonides Medical Center focuses on preventing the spread of infectious diseases.

Monday, July 28, 2014
Two Americans have tested positive for the deadly Ebola virus after working with infected patients in Liberia. Dr. Christina Gagliardo, Director of Pediatric Infectious Disease discusses.

Thursday, July 24, 2014
Dr. Sandra McCalla, Director of the Division of Obsentrics, strongly encourages fellow obstetricians and residents at  Maimonides Medical Center to buy into skin-to-skin bonding; rather than handing off a newborn to a nurse, put it on the mother's chest. If the mother is incapacitated, perhaps from a caesarian section, she suggests passing the child to its bare-chested father. 

Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Simulation technology is one of the new frontiers of the medical industry. Maimonides Medical Center Chief of Vascular Surgery Dr. Robert Rhee explains how 75-year-old Aleksandra Gelfand's aneurysm was repaired in a cutting-edge simulation lab.

Thursday, July 10, 2014
The Maimonides Breast Cancer Center is the only dedicated Breast Cancer Center in Brooklyn

Thursday, July 10, 2014
Congratulations to the Maimonides Breast Cancer Center for not only receiving a three year/Full Accreditation designation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), but for also receiving a perfect score of 100%, passing 27/27 of the standards.

Monday, June 30, 2014
A hospital can be a lonely and stressful place for a sick child recuperating from a serious illness. Dr. Alan Hilfer, Director of Psychology at Maimonides Medical Center, spoke to HealthDay News about how kids who regularly videoconference with family and friends exhibit significantly reduced stress by the end of their hospital stay.

Monday, June 16, 2014
Arturo Agulto, a 30-year veteran of Maimonides Medical Center, plans to enjoy Father's Day at his job, where his wife and daughter are also nurses.

Friday, May 16, 2014
Dr. Howard Minkoff, Chairman of the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, comments on the ethical issues regarding forced Caesarean section.

Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Maimonides Medical Center participates in The Bike to Work Challenge, a weeklong competition to find NYC’s happiest workplace, otherwise known as the office with the highest percentage of people who travel to work by bike.

Thursday, May 8, 2014
A White House climate change report warns if the U.S. does nothing,  temperatures could increase up to 10 degrees by the end of the century.


Friday, April 25, 2014
Measles cases in the U.S. are surging. Dr. Christina Gagliardo, Director of Pediatric Infectious Disease at Maimonides Medical Center, spoke with NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams regarding how Maimonides staff are working to diagnose cases of measles.

Friday, March 14, 2014
Dr. Razvan Buciuc and the interventional neuroradiology team threaded tiny catheters through a Bensonhurst patient's blood vessels, working to identify the microscopic tumor causing her Cushing Syndrome.

Wednesday, March 5, 2014
A group of volunteers with the Sunshine on Wheels organization spreads happiness to young cancer patients at Maimonides Medical Center. 

Wednesday, February 12, 2014
An increase in snow and ice this winter means an increase in falls and injuries. Dr. John Marshall, Chair of Emergency Medicine, discusses the increase in cold-related injuries.

Friday, November 22, 2013
Dr. Alan Hilfer, Director of Psychology at Maimonides Medical Center, spoke with U.S. News & World Report regarding the assassination of JFK.

Friday, November 22, 2013
The music therapy program in the Maimonides Child Life Services Department is featured on NY1.

Sunday, November 17, 2013
Probiotics are being studied in patients who suffer from antibiotic-associated diarrhea. A Maimonides Medical Center study is referenced in the Wall Street Journal article.

Wednesday, November 13, 2013
CNN Money names the top 100 careers with big growth, great pay and satisfying work. Jocelyn Sese, a Clinical Nurse Specialist at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY is quoted.

Monday, November 11, 2013
Members of the Brooklyn Nets visited Maimonides Medical Center, the official hospital and team physicians of the Brooklyn Nets, and spoke with children in the pediatric unit.

Tuesday, November 5, 2013
Members of the Brooklyn Nets visited Maimonides Medical Center, the official hospital and team physicians of the Brooklyn Nets, and spoke with children in the pediatric unit.

Tuesday, November 5, 2013
A bipolar sufferer started blog to break down the stigma of mental health treatment. Dr. Alan Hilfer, Director of Psychology at Maimonides Medical Center, spoke with the New York Daily News.

Friday, October 25, 2013
Has the hypersexuality of Hollywood gone too far? Dr. Alan Hilfer, Director of Psychology at Maimonides Medical Center, spoke with USA Today about the message celebrities are sending by being provocative.

Tuesday, October 22, 2013
A study conducted by orthopedists at Maimonides Medical Center confirmed that scoliosis, which is generally thought of as a problem of adolescents is actually far more prevalent in older adults.

Thursday, October 17, 2013
The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) has selected Maimonides Medical Center as one of the seven New York hospitals to serve as the sixth and final cohort in the preliminary national rollout of its hospital-based nurse leadership and innovation training program.

Wednesday, October 9, 2013
Dr. Monica Ghitan, Associate Director of the Division of Infectious Diseases at Maimonides Medical Center, led a study that determined people can touch mezuzahs with impunity — as long as the prayer-filled boxes are regularly cleaned.

Monday, October 7, 2013
The Maimonides Breast Cancer Center held its First Annual Gilbert Rivera Auto Show with all proceeds benefiting the Center. NY1 News interviewed Dr. Patrick Borgen, Chair of Surgery and Director of the Maimonides Breast Cancer Center. 

Sunday, October 6, 2013
Maimonides CEO Pamela Brier and two other Brooklyn hospital CEOs explain the current Brooklyn healthcare crisis and what needs to be done to resolve the situation in a Crain's New York Business op-ed.

Friday, September 20, 2013
Women who are overweight or obese and become pregnant are at higher risk of pre-term delivery. Dr. Sandra McCalla, Director of Obstetrics, spoke to NBC News' Dr. Nancy Snyderman about prematurity putting a baby at risk for future problems.

Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Recent studies found that young adults with autism are less likely to find work or live on their own than their peers with other kinds of disabilities. Dr. Alan Hilfer, Chief Psychologist and Associate Director of Child & Adolescent Outpatient Services, was interviewed by US News & World Report on the research.

Monday, September 16, 2013
The Department of Nursing celebrated the nursing students in its Nurse Extern Program with a Recognition and Appreciation Day. The event served as the culmination of an eight-week program in which the students work with and are mentored by nurse managers on various units.

Tuesday, September 3, 2013
Dr. Mara Karamitopoulos, Pediatric Orthopedic specialist at The Maimonides Bone & Joint Center, was interview by News 12 Brooklyn about the qualities parents should look for when choosing a backpack for their child.

Thursday, August 8, 2013
Dr. Patrick Borgen, Chair of Surgery and Director of the Maimonides Breast Cancer Center, spoke to CBS New York about a breast cancer survivor's fight against the disease. 

Tuesday, August 6, 2013
Dr. Robert Frankel, Director of Interventional Cardiology, discusses angioplasty, stents and risk factors for heart disease after former president George W. Bush underwent the procedure.

Wednesday, July 24, 2013
Maimonides was featured on NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams about patient satisfaction surveys and their impact on the way hospitals deliver care. Dr. John Marshall, Chair of Emergency Medicine, discusses patient satisfaction in the emergency room.

Tuesday, July 16, 2013
Maimonides is the first hospital in the city to have state-of-the-art goggles that help diagnose stroke patients. Dr. Steven Rudolph, Director of the Jaffe Stroke Center, was interviewed by the NY Daily News on how the glasses are helping stroke teams in the emergency room.

Monday, July 15, 2013
An 'evil spirit' scam has recently been plaguing Asian immigrants in NYC. Dr. Alan Hilfer, Chief Psychologist at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY, was interviewed by the Wall Street Journal about the scams.

Monday, July 15, 2013
Dr. Alan Hilfer, Chief Psychologist at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY, was interviewed by CBS News about the Theatre Development Fund's Autism Theater Initiative for special performances for children and adults with autism and their families or friends. 

Tuesday, July 2, 2013
Overdose deaths in the U.S. are rising fastest among middle-aged women, and the government reports that their drug of choice is usually prescription painkillers. Dr. Andrew Kolodny, Chair of Psychiatry at Maimonides Medical Center, commented on the CDC's report.

Monday, July 1, 2013
Crain's New York Business has published its bi-annual list of the Most Powerful Women in New York City, and our own Pamela Brier has once again made the list. Click the above link to read the feature on the Crain's website.

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