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Mar 23, 2017
  Brooklyn, NY (March 23, 2017) – Kenneth D. Gibbs, Maimonides President & CEO, is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Jeffrey Avner as Chair of the Department of Pediatrics at Maimonides Children’s Hospital. “Dr. Avner comes to us highly recommended by his peers,” said Mr. Gibbs. “I am looking forward to working with him and the entire pediatrics department as we continue to grow the Children's Hospital and advance pediatric care for Brooklyn.”  “It’s a privilege to become part of this leading institution,” said Dr. Avner. “I’m committed to furthering the vision and mission of the Maimonides Children’s Hospital, along with the top-notch professionals already on staff.” Dr. Avner earned his MD at Columbia University and completed residency and fellowship training at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. He is widely ...

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March 16, 2017
Brooklyn, NY (March 16, 2017) – The Maimonides Cancer Center, Brooklyn’s only full-service cancer center, was recently awarded the 2016 Outstanding Achievement Award by the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons. ...
March 02, 2017
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February 28, 2017
Maimonides leadership present the flag in recognition of National Heart Month. Left to right: Anesthesiology Vice Chair Dr. Mark Kronenfeld, Cardiology Chair Dr. Jacob Shani, Cardiothoracic Surgery Chief Dr. Greg ...

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