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Maimonides Medical Center is often cited in newspapers and magazines, through TV and radio interviews, and on various websites offering expertise on a range of medical topics. Our reputation as a premier academic medical center in patient care, education and research provides the news community with a valuable source of knowledge.

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January 08, 2020

Dr. Jeffrey Avner, Chair of Pediatrics at Maimonides Children's Hospital, was interviewed by Dr. John Torres, NBC's Chief Medical Correspondent, regarding the RSV respiratory virus which is currently impacting a large number of infants across the country. A Maimonides patient was also featured in the broadcast. 

November 25, 2019

Maimonides Medical Center recently held its Annual Flag-Raising Ceremony to raise awareness about the importance of lung cancer screening and prevention. The Maimonides Lung Cancer Screening Program, established in 2013, is a GO2 Foundation for Lung Cancer Screening Center of Excellence and the only one in Brooklyn.  

November 24, 2019

Dr. Ira Mayer, Director of Gastroenterology at Maimonides, shares important tips on digestion to ensure a happy and healthy holiday meal.

November 19, 2019

Maimonides patients and survivors proudly showed off the designer threads in an effort to prove that cancer cannot and will not defeat their fighting spirit during one of the most difficult battles a person can wage. The overall message was that cancer can be fought and beaten and these heroic individuals with their upbeat attitudes are the living proof.

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October 25, 2019

News 12 Brooklyn Correspondent Katie Vasquez recently interviewed Maimonides Director of Infectious Diseases Dr. Edward Chapnick on the importance of the flu vaccination. Watch now


October 04, 2019

It was a flag-raising for a good cause as Maimonides Medical Center recognized National Breast Cancer Awareness Month with a flag-raising ceremony on Friday, Oct. 4 outside the Maimonides Breast Center Eisenstadt Administration Building, 4802 10th Avenue.

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September 10, 2019

Leveraging resources developed for DSRIP and Health Home, Maimonides will use new grant to implement care management model that transcends existing approaches.