An April 9 Los Angeles Times article quoted USC/Norris oncologist Christy Russell regarding the use of MRIs for breast cancer screening. Russell was also quoted in the April issue of Cure magazine about what survival statistics mean for different cancers.
An April 9 Los Angeles Times article quoted chair of cardiothoracic surgery Vaughn Starnes about increases in open heart surgeries.
On April 5, KNX Newsradio interviewed allergist Sheila Bonilla about allergy season in Los Angeles.
On April 4, KABC-TV Channel 7 interviewed School of Pharmacy Dean Pete Vanderveen regarding the “Pathways to Pharmacy” program that brought students from area high schools to the pharmacy school for a motivational workshop with speaker and author Stedman Graham. La Opinion also covered the event.
On April 3, Radio One interviewed Keck School Dean Brian Henderson about a study that identifies genetic risk factors for prostate cancer.