Health Focus

  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.   

Bobbi Conner has been producing and hosting public radio programs for over 30 years.  She was the longtime host of the national Parents Journal public radio program. Conner has lived in the Charleston area for over twenty years.  The MUSC professionals interviewed in this radio series are top experts and researchers in their field. Listeners will hear about the latest medical advances and new treatments on a broad range of topics; from diabetes, to childhood cancer treatments; from Autism research; to lifestyle changes to promote a healthy heart.   The Health Focus features air weekdays throughout the day.

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Centering Pregnancy

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Chosen as one of the 25 Best Nursing Podcasts, 2015
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This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Gweneth Lazenby about the Centering Pregnancy program, which offers a group-approach to prenatal care, education and support for moms-to-be.  Dr. Lazenby is an Assistant Professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Director of the Centering Pregnancy Program at MUSC.            


Chosen as one of the 25 Best Nursing Podcasts, 2015
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  This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. William Moran about which vaccines are recommended for older adults (60+). Dr. Moran is the McKnight Professor of Aging Research and Director of the Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics at MUSC.

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Chosen as one of the 25 Best Nursing Podcasts, 2015
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  This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Stephen Ethier about how genetic testing is being used to help guide treatment for early stage breast cancer patients. Dr. Ethier is a Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine and Director of the Center for Genomic Medicine at MUSC.


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  This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Eric Powers about actions and interventions that can help set the stage for surviving a heart attack. Dr. Powers is a cardiologist and Co-Medical Director of the Heart & Vascular Center at MUSC.


Childhood Concussion

Jan 27, 2016

    This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Thomas Koch about concussion during childhood and the teen years. Dr. Koch is a Professor of Pediatric Neurology and Division Chief of Pediatric Neurology at MUSC Children’s Hospital.


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