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Latest edition: Mount Sinai Future You- Episode 8: January 2018

Episode Details

Original tape date: January 2, 2019.

First aired: January 2, 2019.

Episode 8 of Mount Sinai Future You features a teen with autism who opted to have a special device implanted on his brain to stop debilitating seizures. Other stories include how an award-winning researcher and her team discovered a potential cure for epileptic seizures; the importance of personalized medicine in treating autism; how researchers are studying genes to find the causes of autism; the journey of renown researcher which started at the Icahn School of Medicine; the use of an advanced microscope to read brain activity of neurons associated with post-traumatic stress disorder; how researchers are using brain imaging to treat complex neurological disorders; and how population health is linked to changes in emergency room care.

Guest List

Joseph Buxbaum, Ph.D. Director, Seaver Autism Center, The Mount Sinai Hospital

Denis Cai, PhD Assistant Professor of Neuroscience, Mount Sinai Health System

Bonnie M. Davis Trustee of The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Health System

Alexander Kolevzon, MD Clinical Director of The Seaver Autism Center, Mount Sinai Health System

Michelle Lin, MD Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai Health System

Anne Schaefer Associate Professor of Neuroscience and Psychiatry, Mount Sinai Health System

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