20 episodes

Doctors, medical professionals and researchers from the Medical University of South Carolina will be featured weekly in a series of radio interviews on South Carolina Public Radio called Health Focus. Award winning public broadcaster Bobbi Conner will host this series of health and medical features, covering a wide array of topics.

Health Focus Bobbi Conner

    • Health & Fitness
    • 3.7, 3 Ratings

Doctors, medical professionals and researchers from the Medical University of South Carolina will be featured weekly in a series of radio interviews on South Carolina Public Radio called Health Focus. Award winning public broadcaster Bobbi Conner will host this series of health and medical features, covering a wide array of topics.

    Helping Children Manage Anxiety during the COVID-19 Pandemic

    Helping Children Manage Anxiety during the COVID-19 Pandemic

    This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Lee Lewis about helping children manage anxiety during the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Lewis is a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at MUSC.

    • 3 min
    Domestic Violence/Intimate Partner Violence during COVID-19 Pandemic

    Domestic Violence/Intimate Partner Violence during COVID-19 Pandemic

    This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Ashley Hink about reports of increasing rates of domestic violence or intimate partner violence during the pandemic. Dr. Hink is a general, trauma and critical care surgeon at MUSC.

    • 3 min
    New Treatment Approved for Neurofibromatosis

    New Treatment Approved for Neurofibromatosis

    This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Thomas Koch about neurofibromatosis and new treatment approved for patients with this neurogenetic disorder. Dr. Koch is a Pediatric Neurologist and Director of Pediatric Neurology Education at MUSC.

    • 3 min
    T Cell & COVID-19 Research

    T Cell & COVID-19 Research

    This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Besim Ogretmen about the development of a clinical research trial to see if T cells from patients who have recovered from COVID-19 can be used to help critically ill COVID-19 patients recover. Dr. Ogretmen is the Director for the Center of Biomedical Research Excellence in Lipidomics and Pathobiology at Hollings Cancer Center at MUSC.

    • 3 min
    Tips for a Good Night's Sleep during Stressful Times

    Tips for a Good Night's Sleep during Stressful Times

    This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Andrea Rinn about practical tips to get a good night’s sleep during stressful times, due to the COVID-19 crisis. Dr. Rinn is a physician in the Department of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine at MUSC.

    • 3 min
    SC Collaborative Effort to Create COVID-19 Antibody Tests

    SC Collaborative Effort to Create COVID-19 Antibody Tests

    This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Satish Nadig about a collaborative effort underway in SC to create COVID-19 antibody tests. Dr. Nadig is an Adult and Pediatric Multi-Organ Transplant Surgeon and the Medical Director of the Center for Cellular Therapy at MUSC. Dr. Nadig is leading the task force for this COVID-19 antibody testing collaboration.

    • 3 min

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