UHealth - University of Miami Health System

September 2015

UHealth and the Miller School of Medicine push the boundaries of medical science every day.

Focusing On You: Breakthroughs in Precision Medicine, our 90 second vignette series, takes viewers inside our health system to share in triumphs as we discover cures for diseases, save lives with new surgical procedures, and give hope to patients who feared they may not see another day.

Each vignettes covers a specific topic, from cardiac surgery to stem cell research, and shows how the medical pioneers at UHealth are changing the face of medicine.

Focusing on You: Gillian A. Hotz, Ph.D.

During the September 29th segment of “Focusing on You: Breakthroughs in Precision Medicine,” Gillian A. Hotz, Ph.D., Director, Concussion Program, discusses how to manage concussions.

Focusing on You: Dipen J. Parekh, M.D.

During the September 15th segment of “Focusing on You: Breakthroughs in Precision Medicine,” Dipen J. Parekh, M.D., Chairman, Department of Urology and Director of Robotic Surgery, discusses improved prostate cancer screening methods.

Focusing on You: Fred F. Telischi, M.D., MEE, FACS

During the September 15th segment of “Focusing on You: Breakthroughs in Precision Medicine,” Fred F. Telischi, M.D., MEE, FACS, Chairman of the Department of Otolaryngology, discusses using precision medicine to repair and reverse hearing loss.

Focusing on You: Dr Brian M. Slomovitz, M.D.

During the September 8 segment of “Focusing on You: Breakthroughs in Precision Medicine,” Brian M. Slomovitz, M.D., a director of the Division of Gynecologic Oncology at Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, discusses using precision medicine to better identify certain mutations that are found in the cancer.

Focusing on You: Mauricio G. Cohen, M.D.

During the September 1 segment of “Focusing on You: Breakthroughs in Precision Medicine,” Mauricio G. Cohen, M.D., director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, discusses an innovative procedure which was developed to treat aortic stenosis.

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