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  • Thank you, David Rimoin

    By Gina Nahai

    June 6, 2012 | 2:28 pm

    There’s a country, I know, out in the sapphire glass heart of the universe, where every sick and ailing child has a likeness: One is of the flesh; the other, of light. One embodies what is; the other, what should have been.

    What should have been, what would be, but for the tiny...

  • Dr. David Rimoin, pioneering geneticist, dies at 75

    By JewishJournal

    May 29, 2012 | 1:45 am

    Dr. David Rimoin, a pioneering physician and researcher in the field of medical genetics, died May 27, 2012 at the age of 75.

    Rimoin succumbed after a private battle with pancreatic cancer.

    Colleagues and friends, many of whom were not aware of his sudden diagnosis, reacted with...

  • Cedars Receives Unexpected Donation for Pediatric Care

    January 25, 2011 | 6:51 pm

    After sitting idly in the hands of the state for five years, a bequest of $100,000 designated to help mentally challenged and blind Jewish children was turned over to Cedars-Sinai’s Maxine Dunitz Children’s Health Center in December.

    The donation, which has been named the...

  • The Circuit: 25th Annual Sports Spectacular

    June 8, 2010 | 6:43 pm

    The 25th Annual Sports Spectacular raised $1.2 million for the Cedars-Sinai Medical Genetics Institute on May 23 at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza. Honorees included tennis legend Pete Sampras, who received the Lifetime Achievement Award; Olympic gold medalist Apolo Ohno; NBA...