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Since its inception in 1902, Cedars-Sinai has become internationally renowned for providing the best care available in modern medicine. This reputation has been meticulously built through a vast compendium of biomedical research and an academic portfolio that represents every specialty and sub-specialty. As a result, Cedars-Sinai continues to attract exceptional talent, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients—the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures.

Message from the Dean

Shlomo Melmed, MB, ChB, Executive Vice President, Academic Affairs and Dean of the Medical Faculty, gives his "state-of-the-union" report on the Research and Education communities at Cedars-Sinai.

Shlomo Melmed, MB, ChB

Executive Vice President, Academic Affairs
Dean of the Medical Faculty
Distinguised Professor of Medicine

A Commitment of Exceptional Medicine Drives Our Innovation

Cedars-Sinai is committed to delivering excellence in education and expanding medical research to drive optimal healthcare. Our mission and vision is channeled by our scholarly team of accomplished individuals who help direct the department's daily operations and guide it into the future of medicine.

Academic Facts & Figures

Ranked #10 in Non-University Hospitals Receiving NIH Funding
$34 MM in technology transfer revenue
$112 MM with federal funding
437 resident and fellow positions

Our academic mission is supported by the work of multiple partner programs.

Faculty Publications & Honors

Multiple laboratories and research locations to support the advancement of biomedical research


Learn more about upcoming seminars, conferences and other academic events.

Useful Links

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