“A Broken Body isn’t a Broken Person”
Janine Shepherd, who recovered from a horrific bicycle accident, talks about the human potential for recovery. Watch this, her message of perseverance is inspiring.
“Can We Domesticate Germs?”
“I want to talk about diarrhea.” Paul Ewald discusses ways to minimize the effectiveness of germs
“The Wireless Future of Medicine”
The Stethoscope: Extinct Technology? Eric Topol discusses new wireless gadgets that are changing the traditional role of the nurse.
“How We Read Each Others’ Minds”
Rebecca Saxe – “I’m going to talk to you about the problem of other minds.”
“The Universal Anesthesia Machine”
Erica Frenkel talks about the importance of having the proper anesthesia equipment in the operating room
“The Next Species of Human”
“Take Healthcare Off the Mainframe”
Eric Dishman talks about the downfalls of our current healthcare networking system and what we need to do to fix it.
“Let’s Talk About Dying”
Dr. Peter Saul discusses dying in the 21st century
“Experiments That Hint of Longer Lives”
Cynthia Kenyon discusses the genetic factors that lead to longer youthful life.
“What Hallucination Reveals About Our Mind”
Oliver Sacks discusses hallucinations in visually impaired people, and the biology associated with them.