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    Notes on Haiti - CEO Journal Part 16

    Note: While serving a medical mission to Haiti, Scripps CEO Chris Van Gorder is writing dispatches about medical aid in progress, conditions on the ground and what can be done to help earthquake victims. For other journal entries, see the Haiti news page. Well, it’s Tuesday, Feb. 9 and our ...

    • Tuesday, February 9th, 2010
  • Patient Stories

    John Trombold, MD, Honored at Scripps' 10th Annual Friends of the Hospital Luncheon

    For most young patients, being diagnosed with a serious illness or disease can be a frightening and helpless experience. For John Trombold, MD, an early diagnosis of a potentially-fatal blood condition motivated him to become a physician. Dr. Trombold was only 17 and a student at the University of ...

  • Scripps in the News

    Scripps McDonald Center Counselor Speaks on Teen Addictions

    Nancy Knott, a substance abuse counselor at Scripps McDonald Center at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla, was recently interviewed on the issue of teen substance abuse. Watch interview on teen substance abuse Knott talks about how the rise in chemical dependency among San Diego teens. As seen on CW ...

  • Scripps in the News

    Scripps Counselor Discusses Teen Drinking and Driving

    In the wake of several car accidents in San Diego, Calif. involving teen drinking, Nancy Knott, a substance abuse counselor at Scripps McDonald Center at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla talks about how parents can become more involved in their teens lives and prevent drunk driving. As seen on ...

  • Feature

    Notes on Haiti - CEO Journal Part 15

    Note: While serving a medical mission to Haiti, Scripps CEO Chris Van Gorder is writing dispatches about medical aid in progress, conditions on the ground and what can be done to help earthquake victims. For other journal entries, see the Haiti news page. Today, I would like to share the comments of ...

    • Monday, February 8th, 2010
  • Feature

    Notes on Haiti - CEO Journal Part 14

    Note: While serving a medical mission to Haiti, Scripps CEO Chris Van Gorder is writing dispatches about medical aid in progress, conditions on the ground and what can be done to help earthquake victims. For other journal entries, see the Haiti news page. Here are thoughts from Dr. Steven Shackford, ...

    • Saturday, February 6th, 2010
  • Feature

    Notes on Haiti - CEO Journal Part 13

    Note: While serving a medical mission to Haiti, Scripps CEO Chris Van Gorder is writing dispatches about medical aid in progress, conditions on the ground and what can be done to help earthquake victims. For other journal entries, see the Haiti news page. As I write this update today, I just ...

    • Friday, February 5th, 2010
  • Scripps in the News

    Scripps Health Medical Response Team Returns from Haiti

    Chris Van Gorder, Scripps Health President and CEO, talks with KPBS news reporters about the current conditions of the post-earthquake victims in Haiti and the Scripps Health Medical Response Team, which recently returned from a weeklong mission at St. Francois de Sales hospital. Hear the KPBS-FM ...

    • Friday, February 5th, 2010
  • Feature

    Scripps Mercy Hospital Breaks Ground on Conrad Prebys Emergency and Trauma Center

    San Diego – Local developer and philanthropist Conrad Prebys was honored at a groundbreaking ceremony on Feb. 1, 2010, for the Conrad Prebys Emergency and Trauma Center at Scripps Mercy Hospital. In 2006, Prebys made a $10 million gift — the single, largest philanthropic donation in the ...

  • Feature

    Notes on Haiti - CEO Journal Part 12

    Note: While serving a medical mission to Haiti, Scripps CEO Chris Van Gorder is writing dispatches about medical aid in progress, conditions on the ground and what can be done to help earthquake victims. For other journal entries, see the Haiti news page. Dr. Brent Eastman, Rob Sills and I returned ...

    • Thursday, February 4th, 2010