Ethan Cutts, MD

Just a decade ago, Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) still presented something of a mystery: The risk factors for SIDS were not fully understood, nor was it clear whether the syndrome could be prevented. So when Dr. Ethan Cutts, a…

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Eric Dilda, MD

Eric Dilda, MD, is one of those physicians who is always curious—forever asking thoughtful questions, both at the patient’s bedside and on behalf of Kaiser Permanente. This innate inquisitiveness, coupled with a passion for keeping patients safe, makes him not…

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Dee Lacy, MD, PhD

As an infectious disease physician, Dee Lacy, MD, is accustomed to asking herself how her patients’ pain and suffering might have been prevented. But an encounter with one patient—a 33-year-old man who had been admitted to the hospital with meningitis…

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Theodore Levin, MD

Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer and the second leading cause of cancer deaths among adults in the United States. Yet when caught early through regular screening, the 5-year relative survival rate is approximately 90%. Thanks to the…

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