On April 9, 2013, Professor Stephen Hawking, British theoretical physicist, cosmologist and author, visited the Cedars-Sinai Regenerative Medicine Institute and then delivered a talk to the Cedars-Sinai community urging doctors, nurses, staff and honored guests to support the research.
"Stephen Hawking tours Cedars-Sinai lab that studies his disease." - LA Times: April 13, 2013
"Stephen Hawking urges for stem cell support after visit to lab" - ClarionLedger.com: April 9, 2013
"Hawking visits LA stem cell lab." - Irish Examiner: April 10, 2013
"British physicist Stephen Hawking visits LA stem cell lab, talks to doctors and nurses." - Brandon Sun: April 11, 2013
"The Big Story: Clive Svendsen, Stephen Hawking." - Associated Press: 2013