Stories written by Joanna Palmer

MSMC ‘Celebrates’ Heart Month and National Wear Red Day

MS Heart 1

By Joanna Palmer…. Set to the music of Kool & The Gang’s “Celebrate”, but with heart-healthy lyrics, the employees of Mount Sinai Medical Center produced and appear in their very own music video to promote heart health during February, American Heart Month. Donning heart-shaped glasses, antennas and fans, employees from all departments within the hospital […]

MSCC First site in South Florida to provide new prostate cancer treatment


By Joanna Palmer…. The Mount Sinai Comprehensive Cancer Center is the FIRST site in South Florida to treat advanced prostate cancer patients with a new cellular immunotherapy treatment called PROVENGE®, the first in a new therapeutic class known as autologous cellular immunotherapies. Mount Sinai is one of only 50 sites throughout the country and, currently, […]

MSMC Dedicates the Lila and Harold Menowitz Comprehensive Breast Center

Lila and Harold Menowitz

By Joanna Palmer…. Couple’s support enables Mount Sinai to purchase the newest, most advanced SPEC-CT available In a beautiful outdoor ceremony shortly before sunset, Mount Sinai Medical Center paid tribute to Lila and Harold Menowitz by dedicating its comprehensive breast center in their honor on Wednesday, November 10. The dedication took place on Harold Menowitz’s […]