2007 Episodes

Episode 226: December 17-30, 2007

Topic:

Skin Cancer

Guests:

Tracy Favreau D.O., Assistant Director Clinical Dermatology
Nova Southeastern University
College of Osteopathic Medicine

Nicholas Tranakas, M.D., Oncology Surgeon
Broward Surgical Associates

Episode 225: December 3-16, 2007

Topic:

Low Vision and Preventing Blindness

Guests:

Nicole Patterson, O.D., Chief of Low Vision and Geriatric Services
Nova Southeastern University
College of Optometry

Timothy Schoen, Ph.D., Director, Research Development
Foundation Fighting Blindness

Episode 224: November 19 - December 2, 2007

Topic:

Diabetes Update

Guests:

Naushira Pandya, M.D. Chair and Professor
NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine

Cherylyn Beckey, Pharm.D., CDE Assistant Professor
NSU College of Pharmacy

Episode 223: November 5-18, 2007

Topic:

The Boys and Girls Club of Broward County

Guests:

Dr. Frank Till, Chief Executive Officer
Boys & Girls Club of Broward

Dr. Robert Oller,  Chief Executive Officer
NSU Division of Clinical Operations

Episode 206: October 22 - November 4, 2007

Topic:

New Treatments for Breast Cancer

Guests:

Elizabeth Tan-Chiu, M.D., Medical & Research Director
Florida Cancer Care

David Bimston, M.D., F.S.S.O., F.A.C.S.
General and Oncological Surgery

Episode 222: October 8-21, 2007

Topic:

Comprehensive Cancer Center at North Broward Medical Center

Guests:

Anurag Agarwal, M.D.
Chief of Radiation Oncology

Douglas Faig, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Hematologist/Oncologist

Episode 221: September 24 - October 7, 2007

Topic:

Life Skills and Coaching

Guests:

Robert Grosz, Ed.D, F.A.C.S.M. Professor
NSU Physician Assistant Program

Elysa Roberts, Ph.D., OTR/L Assistant Professor
NSU Occupational Therapy Department

Episode 220: September 10-23, 2007

Topic:

Wound Care Center at North Broward Medical Center

Guests:

Richard Brietstein, DPM, FACFAS, CWS

Neil Strauss, DPM

Episode 219: August 27- September 9, 2007

Topic:

Broward County Medical Examiners Office

Guests:

Dr. Joshua Perper, Chief Medical Examiner

Dr. Stephen Cina, Deputy Chief Medical Examiner

Episode 218: August 13-26, 2007

Topic:

Orthodontics

Guests:

Malcolm Meister, DDS Professor
Nova Southeastern University
College of Dental Medicine

Jeff Gödel, DDS, Chair
Department of Orthodontics
NSU College of Dental Medicine

Episode 217: July 30 - August 12, 2007

Topic:

Chris Evert Children's Hospital

Guests:

Mark Schumacher, Director
Children's Foundation/Marketing
Chris Evert Children's Hospital

Dr. Edward Packer, Chair
Department of Pediatrics
NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine

Episode 216: July 9-22, 2007

Topic:

Healthy Start - Preparing Mothers, Babies and Children

Guests:

Careline Romain, Executive Director
Broward Healthy Start Coalition, Inc

Deborah Mulligan, MD, FAAP, FACEP
Director and Professor
NSU Institute for Child Health Policy

Episode 187: June 25 - July 8, 2007

Topic:

Deep Vein Thrombosis and Vascular Sonography

Guests:

Dr. Robert Hasty, Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine
NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine

Terrence Case M.Ed., RVT Assistant Professor and Program Director
Vascular Somography Program
NSU College of Allied Health and Nursing

Episode 215: June 11-24, 2007

Topic:

Center for Bioterrorism and All-Hazards Preparedness

Guests:

James Howell, M.D., M.P.H., Project Director
NSU Center for Bioterrorism and All-Hazards Preparedness

Cecelia Rokusek, Ed.D., R.D., Project Manager
NSU Center for Bioterrorism and All-Hazards Preparedness

Episode 214: May 28 - June 10, 2007

Topic:

Pet Therapy - Pets are good for your health!

Guests:

Marni Bellavia, Education Partnership Coordinator
Humane Society of Broward County

Greg Milford, Certified Pet Therapist
Humane Society of Broward County

Episode 213: May 14-27, 2007

Topic:

North Broward Hospital District Community Health Care

Guests:

Alan Levine, CEO
North Broward Hospital District

Jasmin Shirley, MSPH, V.P. Community Health Services
North Broward Hospital District

Episode 212: April 30 - May 13, 2007

Topic:

Sports Medicine

Guests:

Eric Shamus, Ph.D., Assistant Professor
NSU Sports Medicine

Larry Starr, Assistant Athletic Director
NSU Sports Medicine

Episode 211: April 6-29, 2007

Topic:

Heartburn or Heart Attack? ...Learn the Difference

Guests:

Dr. A.K.Sharma, Medical Director
Broward Cardiology Associates

Dr. Aryama Sharma
Gastroenterologist

Episode 210: April 2-15, 2007

Topic:

School Safety and Bullying

Guests:

Meline Kevorkian, Ed.D.,  Associate Dean
Master's and Educational Specialist Programs
NSU Fischler School of Education and Human Services

Wayne Driscoll, Ed.D., Dean of Faculty
NSU Fischler School of Education and Human Services

Episode 209: March 19 - April 1, 2007

Topic:

Dental Health Update

Guests:

Abby Brodie, D.M.D., Assistant Dean
Curriculum and Educational Affairs
NSU College of Dental Medicine

Norine Dowd, R.D.H., Instructor
Clinical Periodontics
NSU College of Dental Medicine

Episode 208: March 5-18, 2007

Topic:

Arthritis and News on Vitamin D

Guests:

Jihan Saba, M.D., FACR
Board Certified Rheumatologist

Samuel Snyder.D.O., FACOI, FASN Associate Professor and Chair
NSU Internal Medicine

Episode 207: February 12-25, 2007

Topic:

Hearing Issues and The Schott Communities

Guests:

Erica Friedland, Au.D., Assistant Professor
Department of Audiology
Nova Southeastern University
College of Allied Health and Nursing

Patty Sacco, Development Director
The Schott Communities

Episode 206: January 29 - February 11, 2007

Topic:

New Treatments for Breast Cancer

Guests:

Elizabeth Tan-Chiu, M.D., Medical & Research Director
Florida Cancer Care

David Bimston, M.D., F.S.S.O., F.A.C.S.
General and Oncological Surgery

Episode 205: January 15-28, 2007

Topic:

Lung Disease and Smoking Cessation

Guests:

Dr. Richard Kimmel, Thoracic and Vascular Surgeon
Cold Laser Therapy Center

Andrew Cuddihy, MPH,  Program Director
American Lung Association of Florida

Episode 204: January 1-14, 2007

Topic:

Macular Degeneration and Low Vision

Guests:

Dr. Wayne Bizer, Ophthalmologist
Fort Lauderdale Eye Institute

Pamela Kasyan-Itzkowitz
Occupational Therapist