(Los Angeles, CA) May 1, 2017 – “The Dr. Oz Show” took home the trophy for Outstanding Informative Talk Show, Sunday Evening at the 2017 Daytime Emmy® Awards. This is the ninth Emmy win total for the “The Dr. Oz Show” led by executive producer, Amy Chiaro, and co-executive producers, Stacy Rader and Laurie Rich.
Wrapping up its eighth season and having curated over 1400 landmark episodes, The Dr. Oz Show has impacted millions of lives by teaching viewers how to make every day count. This season featured exclusive interviews and never seen before moments as Dr. Oz covered timely events affecting us as a nation.
“We are touched that the work of our amazing team who strives to make a positive and impactful difference in the lives of our viewers every day has been recognized by our esteemed colleagues. We educate, inform and entertain our viewer’s lives across a variety of platforms with lifesaving information, helpful facts, and useful knowledge you can only get on this show,” said Amy Chiaro.
“We are extremely proud to have received this win as a team and to be recognized by our peers” said Stacy Rader. “We are grateful for our dedicated, talented team and their unparalleled hard work this season!”
“We took chances this season with new but necessary content for the betterment of our viewers. I’m proud of my team for taking these great risks which resulted in great rewards - earning this Emmy from our exceptional colleagues,” said Dr. Mehmet Oz. “After eight years on the air, I’m humbled to continue to see the belief in our show’s purpose and my life’s work mission. Here's to my entire team’s passion, leadership, talent and dedication to The Dr. Oz Show.
About The Dr. Oz Show
Currently in its eighth season, the eight-time Daytime Emmy award-winning syndicated daily series "The Dr. Oz Show" is hosted by Dr. Mehmet Oz, accredited health expert, best-selling author, and world renowned cardiac surgeon. “The Dr. Oz Show” is an informative hour that offers audiences the opportunity to learn about a wide range of health and wellness topics. Tackling the balance of mind, body and spirit, Dr. Oz calls on specialists from a variety of disciplines for expert advice on how viewers can be their best selves.
Dr. Oz 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 as well as the award winning Healing from the Heart. Dr. Oz launched his magazine The Good Life with Hearst Corporation in spring 2014. He has a regular column in O, The Oprah Magazine.
Dr. Oz is a 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% of the country, “The Dr. Oz Show” is produced by Harpo Productions and distributed by Sony Pictures Television. “The Dr. Oz Show” is executive produced by Amy Chiaro and co-executive produced by Stacy Rader and Laurie Rich.