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Health Focus
Posted every Monday and Tuesday, 05:30 a.m.

Doctors, medical professionals and researchers from the Medical University of South Carolina will be featured weekly in a series of radio interviews on South Carolina Public Radio called Health Focus. Award winning public broadcaster Bobbi Conner will host this series of health and medical features, covering a wide array of topics.

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  • This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Habib Rizk about Meniere’s disease and research underway to find effective treatment for this disorder. Dr. Rizk is an Associate Professor in Otology and Neurotology and he’s the Director of the Vestibular Program at MUSC.
  • This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Elizabeth Mack about a rare complication of COVID-19 in children, called Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome or MIS-C. Dr. Mack is the Division Chief for Pediatric Critical Care Medicine at MUSC Children’s Health and she’s a spokesperson for the American Academy of Pediatrics.
  • Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Eva Serber about helping patients with cardiovascular disease, improve health and emotional well-being. Dr. Serber is a Health Psychologist and Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences in the Division of Bio-behavioral Medicine at MUSC.
  • This week Bobbi Conner talks with Adina Garner about childbirth education classes to help prepare for labor, delivery and caring for a newborn baby. Adina Garner is a Nursing Professional Development Specialist in Labor and Delivery and she is the coordinator of Childbirth Education at MUSC Women’s Health.
  • This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Arasi Maran about heart health for women, including actions to take now to reduce risk of coronary heart disease. Dr. Maran is an Interventional Cardiologist and Director of the Coronary CTO (Chronic Total Occlusions) Program at MUSC.
  • This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Elizabeth Mack about what parents, grandparents and caregivers can do to prevent childhood poisoning. Dr. Mack is the Division Chief for Pediatric Critical Care Medicine at MUSC Children’s Health and she’s a spokesperson for the American Academy of Pediatrics.
  • This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Eva Serber about how a regular routine of exercise can help reduce feelings of depression and improve mood and…
  • This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Vanessa Diaz about Monoclonal Antibody Therapy for high-risk COVID-19 patients, available due to Emergency Use…
  • This week Bobbi Conner talks with Tenelle Jones about strategies to deal with stress and also bolstering resilience for health care professional during…
  • This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. David Cachia about research to look at the long-term outcomes of cancer patients who have been diagnosed with…
  • This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Stacy Blecher about the health problems associated with chronic inflammation, and lifestyle changes to help prevent…
  • This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Besim Ogretmen about research related to chronic stress and cancer, and why efforts to reduce stress might be…