Bobbi Conner

Protecting Children from Measles

By Bobbi Conner

Dr. Elizabeth MackThis week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Elizabeth Mack about protecting children from measles. Dr. Mack is the Division Chief for Pediatric Critical Care Medicine at MUSC Children Health and she is a spokesperson for the American Academy of Pediatrics.

Tele-Mental Health Care

By Bobbi Conner

Dr. Christopher PelicThis week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Christopher Pelic about tele-mental health services, and how this approach is transforming the way care is provided for mental and emotional health problems. Dr. Pelic is a Professor of Psychiatry, and the Medical Director & Associate Dean of Graduate Medical Education for Telehealth at MUSC.

Exercise and Weight Management to Reduce Cancer Risk

By Bobbi Conner

Dr. Marvella FordThis week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Marvella Ford about establishing a regular routine of exercise (and weight management) to lower the risk of cancer and improve overall health. Dr. Ford is Associate Director of Population Sciences and Cancer Disparities at Hollings Cancer Center at MUSC.

Acupuncture as a Treatment for Chronic Pain

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Dr. Christopher BuntThis week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Christopher Bunt about acupuncture as a treatment for chronic pain. Dr. Bunt is a Family Medicine physician and a licensed medical acupuncturist at MUSC Health.

Morning Sickness During Pregnancy

By Bobbi Conner

Health Focus logoThis week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Barbara Head about morning sickness during pregnancy. Dr. Head is an Associate Professor in the Department of OB/GYN and she’s a Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialist at MUSC Women’s Health.

Update about the Human Microbiome and Health

By Bobbi Conner

Dr. Michael SchmidtThis week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Michael Schmidt about the bacteria, viruses and fungi that make up the human microbiome, and its impact upon health. Dr. Schmidt is a Professor in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology at MUSC and he is one of the hosts of the internationally recognized podcasts, This Week in Microbiology .

Meningococcal Disease & Prevention Teens and Young Adults

By Bobbi Conner

Dr. Terry DixonThis week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Terry Dixon about protecting teens and young adults from meningococcal disease. Dr. Dixon is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and a Pediatric Infectious Disease Specialist at MUSC Children’s Health.

Nurse Scientists

By Bobbi Conner

Dr. Susan NewmanThis week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Susan Newman about the education, training and day to day responsibilities of Nurse Scientists. Dr. Newman is the Director of the Ph.D. in Nursing Science Program in the College of Nursing at MUSC.

Immunizations for Older Adults

By Bobbi Conner

Dr. Elisha BrownfieldThis week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Elisha Brownfield about specific vaccinations that are recommended to prevent infectious disease and complications in older adults. Dr. Brownfield is an Associate Professor of Internal Medicine at MUSC.

Research Related to Epigenetics and Substance Use Disorder

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Dr. Christopher CowanThis week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Christopher Cowan about research underway to better understand the role of epigenetics in substance use disorder and relapse. Dr. Cowan is the William E. Murray SmartState Endowed Chair in Neuroscience at MUSC.

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