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2012 Radio Programs

"Breaking It Down: Our Health Our Way"

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2012 Topics

December's Theme: Childhood Obesity

20th

Topic: Exercise
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Expert: Sonya Johnson-Branch, PTA, CPT, Coordinator of Rehabilitation Services at Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital
Website:
www.mwph.org/services/pr.htm

photo of Sonya Johnson-Branch
13th

Topic: Weight Smart
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Expert: Elizabeth (Eli) Getzoff Testa, PhD, Director of Psychology Services for Weight Smart at Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital
Website:
www.mwph.org/services/psychology.htm

Photo of Dr. Elizabeth Getzoff
6th

Topic: Childhood Obesity
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Expert: Michelle Demeule, MS, RD, LDN, Program Manager of Weight Smart at Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital
Website:
www.mwph.org/services/weigh_smart.htm

Photo of Michelle Demeule

November's Theme: Depression

29th

Topic: Suicide, Adolescents & Emergency Psychiatry
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Expert: Cynthia Major-Lewis, MD, Clinical Associate at JHUSOM Psychiatry

Photo of Dr. Cynthia Major-Lewis

22nd

Topic: Recipes for the holidays & Managing Depression and Obesity
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Expert: Crystal Watkins, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences at JHM, Schizophrenia Center and Program in Molecular Psychiatry
Website:
www.hopkinsmedicine.org/psychiatry/index.html

Photo of Dr. Crystal Watkins

15th

Topic: Grief and Loss of a Loved One
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Expert:
Crystal Watkins, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences at JHM, Schizophrenia Center and Program in Molecular Psychiatry
Website:
www.hopkinsmedicine.org/psychiatry/index.html

Photo of Dr. Crystal Watkins

8th

Topic: Depression & Substance Abuse
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Expert: Dr. Denis Antoine, MD, Instructor, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences at JHM, Behavioral Pharmacology Research Unit
Website:
www.hopkinsmedicine.org/psychiatry/research/BPRU/

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1st

Topic: Co-Existing Illnessess
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Expert: Adam Kaplin MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry & Neurology, Chief Psychiatric Consultant, Director of JHU Brain Institute, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences at JHM, JH Multiple Sclerosis a Transverse Myelitis Centers
Websites:
www.hopkinsmedicine.org/psychiatry/index.html,
www.hopkinsmedicine.org/brainscience/

Photo of Dr. Adam Kaplin

October's Theme: Brain Science

25th

Topic: Memory
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Expert: Richard Huganir, PhD, Professor, Director of Neuroscience and Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator at JHUSOM
Website:
neuroscience.jhu.edu/RichardHuganir.php

Photo of Dr. Richard Huganir

18th

Topic: Stroke & Recovery
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Expert: Amy Bastian, PhD, Professor, Department of Neuroscience at KKI
Website:
neuroscience.jhu.edu/AmyBastian.php

photo of Dr. Amy Bastian

11th

Topic: Special Education
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Expert: Mark Mahone, PhD, Associate Professor, Director of Department of Neuropsychology at JHUKKI
Website:
www.kennedykrieger.org/patient-care/
faculty-staff/mark-mahone

Photo of Dr. Mark Mahone

4th

Topic: Learning & Education
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Expert: Susan Magsamen, Director of Interdisciplinary Partnerships at JHUSOM Brain Science Institute
Website:
web.jhu.edu/announcements/
faculty-staff/targetpage.html?baid=39742

Email: info@L-rn.com

Photo of Susan Magsamen

September'sTheme: Men's Health

27th

Topic: Health Determiniants
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Experts:

  • Lawrence Brown, PhD, MPA, Community Activist & Kellogg Fellow at Morgan State University
  • Roland J Thorpe, Jr, PhD, MS, Associate Scientist,
    Hopkins Center for Health Disparities Solutions,
    Department of Health Policy and Management at
    JHSPH

Website:
www.jhsph.edu/departments/
health-policy-and-management/

Photo of Dr. Lawrence BrownPhoto of Dr. Roland Thorpe Jr

20th

Topic: Mental Health
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Expert: Jonathan Shephard, MD, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellow at JHUSOM
Website:
www.hopkinsmedicine.org/psychiatry/
specialty_areas/child_adolescent/

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13th

Topic: Prostate Health
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Expert: Arthur Burnett, II, MD, MBA, Professor, Director of Basic Science Laboratory in Neurourology, Director of Male Consultation Clinic at JHUSOM
Website:
urology.jhu.edu/

Photo of Dr. Arthur Burnett

6th

Topic: Preventive Cardiovascular Health
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Expert: Roger Blumenthal, MD, Professor, Director of Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Preventive Cardiology Center at JHH
Website:
jhucardiacct.org/content/
welcome-jhus-cardiac-ct-training-site

photo of Dr. Roger Blumenthal

August's Theme: Back to School

30th

Topic: Child & Adolescent ADD/ADHD: Confronting the Myths
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Expert: Harolyn Belcher, MD, MHS, Associate Professor, Director of Research at KKI
Website:
www.kennedykrieger.org/patient-care/
patient-care-centers/family-center

photo of Dr. Harolyn Belcher

23rd

Topic: Bullying in the Schools
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Expert: Catherine Bradshaw, PhD, MEd, Associate Professor, Deputy Director of JH Center for the Prevention of Youth Violence, Co-Director of JH Center for Prevention and Early Intervention
Website:
www.jhsph.edu/research/centers-and-institutes/
johns-hopkins-center-for-prevention-and-early-intervention/

photo of Dr. Catherine Bradshaw

16th

Topic: HIV Trends in Adolesents: Tracing Our Steps in Preparation for Our Future
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Experts:

  • Renata Arrington-Sanders, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor, Adolescent Health & General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine at JH Children's Center
  • Lana Lee, MD, Adolescent Medicine Fellow, Adolescent Health Leadership Training Program at JHU

Website:
www.hopkinschildrens.org/index.aspx, http://jhuleah.wordpress.com/

photo of Dr. Renata Arrington-Sanders

9th

Topic: Adolescent Reproductive Health
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Expert: Dr. Maria Trent, M.D., MPH, Associate Professor,Director of Interdisciplinary Education, Leadership in Adolescent Health Training Program at JH
Website:
www.hopkinschildrens.org/tpl_rlinks_nav1up.aspx?
id=4668

photo of Dr. Maria Trent

2nd

Topic: Health Disparities in Pediatrics Asthma: The Baltimor Case
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Expert: Arlene Butz, ScD, RN, MSN, CRNP, Professor,
General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine at JH Children's Center
Website:
www.hopkinschildrens.org/
contact-general-pediatrics.aspx

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July's Theme: The History of Clinical Research

26th

Topic: Clinical trials & Henrietta Lacks Case
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Expert: Daniel Ford, MD, MPH, Professor, Vice Dean for Clinical Investigation, Director of the Institute for Clinical and Translational Research, Core Faculty of Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research at JHUSOM
Website:
ictr.johnshopkins.edu/ictr/2011/08/
daniel-ford-md-mph.html

photo of Dr. Daniel Ford

19th

Topic: The Problem of Clinical Trial Recruitment in East Baltimore
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Experts:

  • Margaret Moon, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor, Freeman Family Scholar in Clinical Medical Ethics, General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine at JH Children's Center
  • Adrian Mosley, Administrator for Office of Community Health

Website:
www.hopkinschildrens.org/index.aspx

photo of Dr. Margaret Moon

12th

Topic: The History of Clinical Research
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Expert:
Scott Zeger, PhD, Professor, Vice Provost for Research at JHSPH
Website:
web.jhu.edu/administration/
provost/programs_services/research

photo of Dr. Scott Zeger

5th

Topic: Problems of the Clinical Trial Recruitment in the Urban Community
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Expert:
Crystal Evans, MS, Outreach Coordinator for the Alzheimer's Disease Research Center, Program Manager of Community Engagement Program at JH Institute for Clinical and Translational Research
Website:
ictr.johnshopkins.edu/ictr/2010/05/
community-engagement-program.html

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June's Theme: Sexual Health in the African American Community

28th

Topic: Minority Men's Health & Poor Men's Helath
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Expert:
Kevin Billups, MD, Associate Professor, Director of the Integrative Mens Health Program at JH Brady Urological Institute
Website:
urology.jhu.edu/

photo of Dr. Kevin Billups

21st

Topic: High Risk Pregnancy
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Experts:

  • Donna Neale, MD, Assistant Professor, Gynecology and Obstetrics at JHH
  • Abimbola Aina, MD, Assistant Professor, Gynecology and Obstetrics at JHH

Website:
www.hopkinsmedicine.org/gynecology_obstetrics/

photo of Dr. Donna Nealephoto of Dr. Abimbola Aina

14th

Topic: STDs and Safe Sex
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Expert:
Allison Agwu, M.D., Assistant Professor, Infectious Diseases at JH Children's Center
Website:
www.hopkinschildrens.org/infectious-diseases/

photo of Dr. Allison Agwu

7th

Topic: Teen Pregnancy & its Prevention
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Expert: Tiffany McNair, MD, Gynecology and Obstetrics at JHH
Website:
www.hopkinsmedicine.org/gynecology_obstetrics/

photo of Dr, Tiffany McNiar

May's Theme: Asthma

31st

Topic: Causes of Asthma: The Role of Genetics Versus the Environment
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Expert: Kristin A. Riekert, PhD, Associate Professor, Research Center at JH Asthma and Allergy Center
Website:
www.hopkinsmedicine.org/allergy/AAC.html

photo of Dr. Kristen Reikert

24th

Topic: Vitamin D Deficiency & Childhood Asthma
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Expert: Sonali Bose, MD, MPH, Instructor, Internal Medicine at JHOC
Website: www.hopkinsmedicine.org/the_johns_hopkins_hospital/
planning_visit/

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17th

Topic: The Role of Infestation in Asthma
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Expert: Elizabeth Matsui, MD, MHS, Associate Professor, Allergy and Immunology at JH Children's Center
Website:
www.hopkinschildrens.org/
contact-allergy-and-immunology.aspx

photo of Dr. Elizabeth Matsui

10th

Topic: Historical Connection between Asthma & Allergens in Inner City Children
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Expert: Peyton Eggleston, MD, Professor Emeritus, Allergy and Immunology at JH Children's Center
Website:
www.hopkinschildrens.org/
contact-allergy-and-immunology.aspx

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3rd

Topic: Epidemiology and Overview of Pediatric Asthma
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Expert: Kathleen Barnes, PhD,Professor, Mary Beryl Patch Turnbull Scholar, Allergy and Immunology at JH Children's Center
Website:
www.hopkinschildrens.org/
contact-allergy-and-immunology.aspx

photo of Dr. Kathleen Barnes

April's Theme: Substance Abuse

26th

Topic: Treatment of Substance Abuse and Challenges of Remaining in Treatment
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Expert: Kenneth Stoller, MD, Assistant Professor, Director, Broadway Center for Addiction at JHH
Website:
www.hopkinsmedicine.org/psychiatry/
specialty_areas/substance_abuse/
broadway_center_for_addiction.html

photo of Dr. Kenneth Stoller

19th

Topic: The Medical Consequences of Substance Abuse
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Experts:

  • Debra Furr-Holden, PhD, Associate Professor, Director of DIVE Studies Laboratory at JHSPH
  • Denis Antoine, MD, Instructor, Director of Motivated Behaviors Unit at JHH

Website:

www.divestudies.com/
www.hopkinsmedicine.org/psychiatry/specialty_areas/
substance_abuse/motivated_behaviors_unit.html

photo of Dr. Debra Furr-Holden

12th

Topics: The Role of Stress/PSTD in Substance Abuse, and Alternative & Innovative Treatments
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Experts:

  • Anika Alvanzo, MD, MS, Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine at JH
  • Annie Umbricht, MD, Assistant Professor, Behavioral Biology Research Center at JHBMC

Websites:
www.hopkinsmedicine.org/gim/index.html
http://www.bpru.org/

photo of Dr. Anika Alvanzo
photo of Dr. Annie Umbricht

5th

Topic: Substance Abuse Triggers: Social, Medical, and Psychiatric Factors that Trigger/Cause Substance Abuse
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Expert: Denis Antoine, MD, Instructor, Director of Motivated Behaviors Unit at JHH
Website:
www.hopkinsmedicine.org/psychiatry/
specialty_areas/substance_abuse/
motivated_behaviors_unit.html

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March's Theme: Colorectal Diseases

22nd

Topic: Advances in Chemotherapy and Research in Colorectal Cancer
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Expert: Luiz Diaz, MD, Associate Professor, Oncology at JH Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
Website:
www.hopkinsmedicine.org/kimmel_cancer_center/

Dr. Luiz Diaz

15th

Topic: Colorectal Cancer Overview
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Expert: Nita Ahuja, MD, Associate Professor, Director of Sarcoma and Peritoneal Surface Malignancy Program, Cheif of Section of GI Oncology, Breast, Melanoma, Sacomas, and Endocrine Cancers at JHH
Website: www.hopkinscoloncancercenter.org/JHH_Home.aspx?
CurrentUDV=59

Dr. Nita Ahuja

8th

Topic: Benign Diverticulitis Disease
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Expert:
Bolanle Asiyanbola, MD, MRCS, Assistant Professor, Assistant Chief of Service (General, Trauma and Hepatopbiliary Surgery) at JH
Website: www.hopkinscoloncancercenter.org/JHH_Home.aspx?
CurrentUDV=59

Dr. Bolanle Asiyanbola

1st

Topic: Benign Diseases of the Colon and Rectum
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Expert: Patrick Okolo, MBBS, PhD, Associate Professor, Chief of Endoscopy, Director of Pancreatitis Centre at JHH
Website:
www.hopkinsmedicine.org/gastroenterology_hepatology/?CurrentUDV=31

Dr. Patrick Okolo

February's Theme: Sickle Cell Disease

23rd

Topic: Pediatric Sickle Cell Disease Issues
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Expert: George Dover, MD, Professor, Director of Department of Pediatrics, Pediatrician-in-Chief at JH Children's Center
Website:
www.hopkinschildrens.org/hematology-appointments.aspx

Dr. George Dover

16th

Topic: Community Based Organizations Dedicated to Addressing Sickle Cell Disease
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Experts:

  • Karen Proudford, PhD, Associate Professor (Morgan State University), President William E. Proudford Sickle Cell Fund, Inc.
  • Nicklaine Paul, RN, BSN, Sickle Cell Infusion Center at JH
  • Shawn Bediako, PhD, Associate Professor, (University of Maryland, Baltimore County), Director of Center for Transformative Community Health Psychology - Laboratory for the Social and Psychological Study of Sickle Cell Disease

Websites:

Dr. Karen Proudford

Dr. Shawn Bediako

9th

Topic: Advocacy
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Expert: Sophie Lanzkron MD, Associate Professor; Director, Sickle Cell Center for Adults at JH
Website: http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/hematology/sicklecell/

Dr. Sophie Lanzkron

2nd

Topic: Basic Education on Sickle Cell Disease
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Experts:

  • Lenny Feldman, MD, SFHM, Assistant Professor, Director of Med-Peds Urban Health Residency Program, Associate Program Director of Osler Medical Residency & Medical Residency Urban Health Track, Director of GIM Comprehensive Consultation Service , Editor of JH Consultative Medicine Essentials for Hospitalists
  • Carlton Haywood Jr, PhD, MA, Assistant Professor, Core Faculty of Berman Institute of Bioethics Associate, Faculty of Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research at JH

Websites:

Dr. Lenny Feldman

Dr. Carlton Haywood

January's Theme: Chronic Kidney Disease

26th

Topic: High Blood Pressure in Children
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Expert:
Tammy Brady, MD, MHS, Assistant Professor, Nephrology at JH Children's Center
Website:
www.hopkinschildrens.org/contact-nephrology.aspx

Dr. Tammy Brady

19th

Topic: Genetics of Kidney Disease among African Americans
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Expert: Michelle Estrella, M.D., MHS, Assistant Professor, Associate Fellowship Program Director, Assistant Co-Director of the Renal Disease Epidemiology Training Program
Website:
www.jhsph.edu/research/centers-and-institutes/
welch-center-for-prevention-epidemiology-and-clinical-
research/training/Training%20Programs/
Renal%20Dis%20Epi%20Trng%20Prgm/index.html

Dr. Michelle Estrella

12th

Topic: Chronic Kidney Disease
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Expert: Deidra C. Crews, MD, ScM, Assistant Professor, Member of the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention Chronic Kidney Disease Surveillance Team
Website:
www.hopkinsmedicine.org/nephrology/

Dr. Deidra Crews

5th

Topic: Chronic Kidney Disease
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Expert:
Deidra C. Crews, MD, ScM, Assistant Professor, Member of the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention Chronic Kidney Disease Surveillance Team
Website:
www.hopkinsmedicine.org/nephrology/

Dr. Deidra Crews

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