Thursdays at 5:30 p.m., Rowan Radio presents a weekly update on various medical topics.
The Importance of Mental Health
(Nov 24, 2016)
Easy ways to improve mental health in our community." Hosts Feroza Patel and Trajan Barrera talk to medical students Sheila De Young, Michelle Shah, Kimia Kheirkhah, and Kevin Hess about their experimental projects to improve mental health among medical students and how you can use them to help your own community.Role of the Foot in Sports
(Nov 17, 2016)
Host Dr. Craig Wax speaks to sports podiatrist and radio host, Dr. Rober Weil. They discuss the importance of foot care and what role the foot plays in athleticism.Are taxpayers paying for Opioid addiction?
(Nov 10, 2016)
Hosts Feroza Patel and Trajan Barrera talk to Dr. Richard Jermyn, practicing physiatrist about chronic pain, opioids, and barriers to treating patients suffering from pain, addiction, and dependence.Genetically Modified Organisms
(Nov 03, 2016)
Host Dr. Craig Wax is joined by agricultural agent and plant scientist, Michelle Casella about genetically modified organisms. They discuss how they work and what they mean for our body.Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
(Oct 27, 2016)
October is National Substance Abuse Prevention Awareness month. Hosts Feroza Patel and Trajan Barrera talk with Dr David Abend about the benefits of Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine as an alternative to some drug therapies and self-medication.The Commoditization of Medicine
(Oct 20, 2016)
Host Dr. Craig Wax is joined by Oncologest, Dr. Parvez Dara to discuss the commoditization of medicine. The two delve into what this means, why it is important and what some of the implied threats could be.Minority Health Disparities in America
(Oct 13, 2016)
Hosts Feroza Patel and Trajan Barrera are joined by Dr. Thomas Landefeld to dicuss the issue of minority health disparities. They discuss what this means, how it impacts us, and what we can do to make a change.Precision Medicine
(Oct 06, 2016)
Host Dr. Craig Wax is joined by Oncologest, Dr. Parvez Dara to discuss precision medicine. They discuss what this is, how it works, and why its so important moving forward in the future of medicine.An Inside Look at the Brain with Dr. Goldwaser
(Sep 29, 2016)
Hosts Feroza Patel and Trajan Barrera are here to update you on the latest groundbreaking discoveries in the medical world. Guest Dr. Eric Goldwaser discusses his research on Alzheimer's Disease and some new developments in both treatment and diagnosis.Dr. Fallon on Treamtment By GLP-1
(Sep 22, 2016)
Host Dr. Craig Wax is joined by local endocrinologist Dr. Joseph Fallon to discuss GLP-1 medications and how they work. They epxlore how this type of treatment is used to combat diabetes and even weightloss.