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4 . Letter from the Chief Executive 5 . Welcome from the Foundation 6 . Health for a Better World


8 . Upcoming 9 . New Trustees 32 . Events 38 . Board & Faculty Listings

FEA T U R E S 10 . Meet Dr. Giancarlo Lyle-Edrosolo

As a child, the new chief nursing officer felt a calling.

12 . “Everyone Truly Cares”

Saint John’s nurses stand on a long tradition of excellence.

16 . Meet the Apfelbaums Bill and Bonnie Apfelbaum know the value of good health.

18. Putting Stem Cells to Work Innovative clinical research may help people with dementia and other brain disorders.

22 . Four Fellows and a Baby

Friendships form on a two-year journey.

24 . Lending a Hand A partnership with Children’s Hospital Los Angeles elevates the NICU.

28 . Beyond Our Doors

The second part of our series on the Community Impact Fund.


E DIT OR IAL ST A F F President and CEO, Saint John's Health Center Foundation

Robert O. Klein Chief Executive, Providence Saint John's Health Center

Marcel Loh Director, Marketing and Communications, Saint John's Health Center Foundation

Melissa Thrasher

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