December 12, 2020
Aniqa Chaudhry, Mohammad Farzbod, and Danial Aminaei
This video will take you through an overview of Thalassemia, including a discussion of the molecular mechanisms of its pathology, symptoms, diagnosis, current and novel treatments that aim to cure the condition.
December 11, 2020
Amelinda Firdauzy, Michelle Huynh, Noah Stancati
This video covers topics of depression, general information regarding fluoxetine (e.g., side effects, dosage), as well as the biological mechanism of the fluoxetine and how it is used to combat depression.
December 10, 2020
Harleen Sangha, Rose Yazdan-Parast, Ashkan Samienezhad, & Elena Ricci
This video provides some insight on home safety, transition to online learning, nutrition and exercise, the impact on special needs children, video games, and many more environmental factors that impair a child’s mental health and physical perception of the world around them.
November 16, 2020
Andy Wu, Marut Patel, Syed Syeddan
The video will highlight the history of these techniques, the pivotal scientists involved, how it is currently performed in medical institutions and the relevance of these techniques in our lives today.
November 12, 2020
Sukhsahij Gill, Katrina Hartmann and Mahima Joshi
Through the lens of Sarah, our theoretical patient, this video discusses what neurological symptoms of COVID-19 are, and what a typical patient who displays serious symptoms may look like, and what may happen to them once transferred into the healthcare system.
Diane Shader Smith details the life of her daughter Mallory and her journey with Cystic Fibrosis (CF). This incredibly honest and impactful presentation pays a tribute to Mallory and her personal experience as written in the book Salt in My Soul: An Unfinished Life.
Demystifying Medicine Seminar Series
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