Medical University of South Carolina

Metabolic Syndrome

Aug 28, 2017

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Beatrice Hull about Metabolic Syndrome. Dr. Hull is an Endocrinologist and Assistant Professor at MUSC.

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Gigi Smith about a program that trains medical and nursing students to screen patients for substance abuse problems. Dr. Smith is an Associate Professor and Associate Dean for Academics in the College of Nursing at MUSC. 

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Dirk Elston about the prevention, early detection and new treatments for Melanoma. Dr. Elston is a Professor and Chair of the Department of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery at MUSC.

Advanced Heart Failure

Aug 15, 2017

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Thomas DiSalvo about Advanced Heart Failure.  Dr. DiSalvo is a cardiologist and Director of Cardiology at MUSC.

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Laura Carpenter about the importance of early diagnosis and treatment of autism in childhood. Dr. Carpenter is a Professor of Pediatrics in the College of Medicine at MUSC.

Excessive Worry

Aug 8, 2017

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Alyssa Rheingold about excessive worry and steps that an individual can take to reduce worry.  Dr. Rheingold is a Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Associate Director of the Sleep and Anxiety Program at MUSC. 

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Raymond DuBois about how emerging cancer research is incorporated into the education and training of medical students. Dr. DuBois is a leading researcher in the field of colorectal cancer and is the Dean of the College of Medicine at MUSC.  

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Nicholas Milano about Alzheimer’s disease and research.  Dr. Milano is a Cognitive & Behavioral Neurologist and Assistant Professor of Neurology at MUSC.

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Jodie Rush about back pain and common back injuries and physical therapy.  Dr. Rush is an Orthopedic Clinical Specialist and Physical Therapist at MUSC.

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Susan Newman about research underway to explore ways to help people with spinal cord injuries.  Dr. Newman is an Associate Professor in the College of Nursing and a Certified Rehabilitation Registered Nurse at MUSC

Arrhythmia

Jul 25, 2017

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Jeffrey Winterfield about Arrhythmia or abnormal heart beats.  Dr. Winterfield is a Cardiac Electrophysiologist and Director of the Ventricular Arrhythmia Program at MUSC.

Osteoporosis

Jul 18, 2017

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Beatrice Hull about screening and treatment for Osteoporosis. Dr. Hull is an Endocrinologist and Director of the Center for Osteoporosis at MUSC.

Pre-Hypertension

Jul 17, 2017

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Daniel Lackland about pre-hypertension. Dr. Lackland is a Professor in the College of Medicine and Co-Director of the Stroke Research and Education Center at MUSC.

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Christopher Gross about training and preparing for run or walk in your community.  Dr. Gross is an Assistant Professor and a foot and ankle Orthopedic Surgeon at MUSC.

 This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Lindsay Squeglia about the largest ever, national research study related to adolescent brain development.  Dr. Squeglia is a Clinical Neuropsychologist and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at MUSC. 

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Elizabeth Mack about parents providing support and being their child’s patient advocate when their child is hospitalized.

Dr. Mack is a Pediatrician who specializes in Critical Care at MUSC Children’s Health.  

Resource: "For Patients and Families," Children's Hospitals

Multiple Sclerosis

Jul 3, 2017

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Aljoesen Walker about Multiple Sclerosis. Dr. Walker is a Neurologist and Director of the Multiple Sclerosis Program at MUSC.  

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Ruth Campbell about nutritional choices designed to help patients living with Chronic Kidney Disease.  Dr. Campbell is a Professor of Internal Medicine and Nephrology at MUSC.

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Gayenell Magwood about community-based research underway in South Carolina looking for ways to improve stroke recovery for all African Americans.   Dr .Magwood is a Professor in the College of Nursing and a Nurse Researcher at MUSC.

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Gayenell Magwood about community-based research underway in South Carolina looking for ways to improve stroke recovery for all African Americans.   Dr .Magwood is a Professor in the College of Nursing and a Nurse Researcher at MUSC.

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Ms. Rene Garrison about Physical Therapy and also self-care for cancer survivors.  Rene is a Physical Therapist and Certified Lymphedema Therapist at MUSC.

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Ms. Rene Garrison about Physical Therapy and also self-care for cancer survivors.  Rene is a Physical Therapist and Certified Lymphedema Therapist at MUSC.

Asthma Treatment

May 22, 2017

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr .John Cox about Asthma treatment and essential guidelines for using Asthma medications correctly. Dr. Cox is a Clinical Professor of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine in the College of Medicine at MUSC.

Asthma Treatment

May 22, 2017

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr .John Cox about Asthma treatment and essential guidelines for using Asthma medications correctly. Dr. Cox is a Clinical Professor of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine in the College of Medicine at MUSC.

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Michael Schmidt about research exploring the role that the human microbiome plays in good health and in disease.  Dr. Schmidt is a Professor and the Vice Chair of Microbiology and Immunology at MUSC.

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Jodie Rush about common knee problems and physical therapy. Dr. Rush is an Orthopedic Clinical Specialist and Physical Therapist at MUSC.

Dr. Laura Carpenter This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Laura Carpenter about a large, national research study related to Autism, called SPARK (Simmons Foundation Powering Autism Research for Knowledge). Dr. Carpenter is a Professor of Pediatrics in the College of Medicine at MUSC.

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Nicolas Milano about the benefits of exercise for individuals living with mild cognitive impairment. Dr. Milano is a Cognitive and Behavioral Neurologist and Assistant Professor of Neurology at MUSC.

Foster Parenting

May 2, 2017

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Elizabeth Wallis about the important role that foster parents play in the lives of children in foster care. Dr. Wallis is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and the Director of the Foster Care Support Clinic at MUSC Children’s Health.

Stroke Disparities

May 1, 2017

Dr. Robert Adams This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Robert Adams about research underway in South Carolina exploring disparities in stroke and stroke recovery. Dr. Adams is a Distinguished University Professor of Neurology and Director of the South Carolina Stroke Center of Economic Excellence at MUSC.

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