Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute Announces Partnership with
Dole Great Race
World-Class Specialists to serve as the Official Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Partner of
37th Annual Dole Great Race, April 2
LOS ANGELES – Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute, a world leader in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of sports-related injuries and illnesses, today announced a new multi-year partnership with the Dole Great Race as the Official Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Partner of all events.
The partnership begins with the award-winning 37th Annual Dole Great Race on Saturday, April 2nd. The event features six different races, with scenic views of the Santa Monica Mountains national recreation area: the Chesebro Half Marathon (mostly trail course), and road options the Neftin Mazda 10K, 5K, 15K Combo, 10.3 Mile Triple Challenge, Camp Kinneret 1 Mile and LA’s #1 Post-Race Party.
“The Dole Great Race is an amazing athletic and philanthropic event that we are extremely proud to support because it gives so much to so many in our communities,” explained David C. Hay, M.D., President and CEO of Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute. “With Kerlan-Jobe’s extensive experience in the fields of sports medicine, outpatient orthopaedic surgery, and innovative rehabilitation, we bring clinically-proven sports medicine and orthopedic care to event participants and athletes of all ages and levels.”
The event is one of the most prestigious running races in the Los Angeles area and has established itself as a national event, awarded best half marathon in the U.S.A. (Active.com Awards) and a top 10K, attracting participants from more than 35 states and 365 cities.
As one of the largest single private contributors to education in the region, the Great Race has donated more than $1.75 million to local schools since its inception.
“Cedars-Sinai Kerlan Jobe Institute’s support has been invaluable in making the Great Race one of California’s best running events,” said Race Director Traci Greenberg. “Their support allows us to put on a top-notch race that runners enjoy year-after-year.”
Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute
Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute is a world leader in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of sports-related injuries and illnesses. As the sports division of the Number 3 nationally ranked Cedars-Sinai Department of Orthopaedics, institute physicians provide comprehensive care for a broad range of orthopaedic conditions. Patients benefit from world-renowned experts in multi-specialty orthopaedics and the physicians who take care of professional athletes are the same ones who treat you. For more information, or make an appointment, visit www.kerlanjobe.org.
Longo Communications for Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute
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