2012 News Article List

Transplant Patient to Highlight Need for Organ Donation at Rose Parade

Patient Kevin Riepl will draw from his own experience with sudden heart failure in urging others to become organ donors


Los Angeles - Dec. 27, 2012 – Kevin Riepl arrived at Cedars-Sinai in October 2010, suffering from sudden heart failure that left him fighting for his life. Surgeons swiftly installed a heart pump and later transplanted a new heart, saving his life and turning him into an unexpected ambassador for organ donation.

Now the 38-year-old Winnetka man is preparing to represent Cedars-Sinai‘s Comprehensive Transplant Center on the 2013 Donate Life Rose Parade...

December 27, 2012  |  Read Full Story

News Releases

Leon Morgenstern, MD, Senior Adviser, Center for Healthcare Ethics, Emeritus Director, Department of Surgery, 1919-2012

December 26, 2012  |  Read Full Story

Prominent Bone Cancer Surgeons Join Cedars-Sinai Orthopaedic Center

December 18, 2012  |  Read Full Story

Ordinary Heart Cells Become "Biological Pacemakers" with Injection of a Single Gene

December 16, 2012  |  Read Full Story

Cedars-Sinai Physician-Scientist Awarded $3 million to Study the Most Common Inherited Neurological Disorder

December 13, 2012  |  Read Full Story

Cedars-Sinai Physician Nominated by President Obama to National Cancer Advisory Board

December 12, 2012  |  Read Full Story

Cedars-Sinai Among First Hospitals in the United States to Earn Comprehensive Stroke Center Certification

December 7, 2012  |  Read Full Story

Famed Photographer Thrives After Strokes to Enjoy Holidays with 9-Month-Old Grandson

December 4, 2012  |  Read Full Story

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