DR. OZ Wins Emmy for Outstanding Informative Talk Show
THE Dr. Oz SHOW took home the trophy for Outstanding Informative Talk Show Saturday evening at the 2012 Daytime Emmy® Awards. This is the second consecutive win for the "The Dr. Oz Show" production team led by executive producer, Mindy Borman, and co-executive producer, Amy Chiaro.
"'The Dr. Oz Show' is about teaching our audience to reach their full potential of health and happiness and live the best life they can live," said Mindy Borman. "We also facilitate our national conversation on health and bring information and prevention tips to our viewers while telling stories that illustrate the reality of people's experience with health. It's affirming that our colleagues in entertainment recognize the importance of our mission."
Having just completed its third, and highest rated season to date, "The Dr. Oz Show" is changing lives and continues to facilitate our national conversation on health while delivering informative, life-changing tips in a fun and entertaining format.
"I am immensely proud of the accomplishments of our team and grateful and humbled that our peers recognize the quality that we work towards every single day on our show. For many people, we offer hope that they can make a difference. The ensuing faith in oneself allows people everywhere to overcome obstacles and experience the joys of health- all the way through," said Dr. Mehmet Oz.
ABOUT THE Dr. Oz SHOW
Dr. Oz is a two-time won Emmy® Award-winner for Outstanding Informative Talk Show Host. "The Dr. Oz Show" won its second consecutive Emmy® Award for Best Informative Talk Show at the 2012 Emmys. "The Dr. Oz Show" debuted in 2009 with the biggest ratings in nine years in daytime television and maintained impressive ratings throughout the season. "The Dr. Oz Show" is distributed in 112 countries worldwide.
Dr. Oz has served as health expert on "The Oprah Winfrey Show" since 2004, sharing advice with viewers to help them live their best life from the inside out. Dr. Oz has co-authored six New York Times Best Sellers including "YOU: The Owner's Manual," "YOU: The Smart Patient," "YOU: On a Diet," "YOU: Staying Young," "YOU: Being Beautiful" and "YOU Having a Baby" as well as the award-winning "Healing from the Heart." He has a regular column in TIME Magazine, AARP and O, The Oprah Magazine.
Dr. Oz is vice-chair of the Department of Surgery and Professor of Surgery at Columbia University. He directs the Cardiovascular Institute and Complementary Medicine Program at New York Presbyterian Hospital and performs 100 heart operations annually. His research interests include heart replacement surgery, minimally invasive cardiac surgery, complementary medicine and health care policy. He has authored over 400 original publications, book chapters, and medical books and has received several patents.
Cleared in over 99 percent of the country, "The Dr. Oz Show" is co-produced by Harpo Productions and Sony Pictures Television (SPT) and distributed by SPT. "The Dr. Oz Show" is executive produced by Mindy Borman; Amy Chiaro is co-executive producer. The show is filmed in front of a studio audience in Studio 6A in New York's legendary Rockefeller Center.