Live one-hour Zoom conversations with Johns Hopkins physicians around health issues with live questions from the viewing audience. 7 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month. Complimentary. Registration required.
August 11, 2020
Lyme disease can be elusive and devastating. Only one-third of all cases produce the distinctive bulls-eye rash. Others may struggle for a diagnosis to treat many symptoms, from lethargy and fatigue to joint pain and depression. As specialists pursue treatments--especially for those not responding to traditional antibiotic regimens, learn about new theories, investigations and suggestions to help people regain their health and their lives.
September 8, 2020
Scientists have known that amyloid plaque, tangles and tau are implicated in Alzheimer's disease. Until now research trials have unsuccessfully addressed these three areas. Hear about current clinical trials to alter the course of the disease as well as early symptoms and the course of the disease.
Elizabeth Plank Althouse Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Director, Memory and Alzheimer's Treatment Center
Director, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bayview
Advances in Breast Cancer
October 13, 2020
A diagnosis of breast cancer can be life shattering for a woman. Advances in early detection and treatments continue to evolve. Join radiation oncologist Fariba Asrari and medical oncologist Jennifer Sheng as they present the latest advances in breast cancer.
November 10, 2020
Chronic pain can be debilitating and complicated to treat. Chronic pain can interfere with all areas of life and inhibit quality of life exasperating personal vulnerabilities and dysfunctional behaviors. Learn about interventional procedures to combat the intensity of chronic pain as well as healthy behaviors that can help instill a sense of hope for a future filled with less pain.