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This edition: Mount Sinai Future You: Episode 2

Episode Details

Original tape date: June 6, 2018.

First aired: June 6, 2018.

Episode 2 begins with a patient who suffered an intracerebral hemorrhage, one of the most devastating and rare forms of stroke. Mount Sinai neurosurgeons share how they’re improving patient outcomes and preserving brain function with a new surgical technique called “SCUBA.” Other stories in the episode include: the use of gene therapy to treat heart failure; how a minimally-invasive heart procedure gave an unlikely candidate a second chance at life; why chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) may affect women differently than men; the latest research and clinical trials to treat PTSD; how doctors are performing scar-less robotic to remove the thyroid gland; and an emotional interview with the parents of a toddler with a rare heart defect.

Guest List

Kristen Dams-O'Connor, Ph.D Director, Brain Injury Center, The Mount Sinai Hospital

Dara Dickstein, PhD Assistant Professor in the Department of Neuroscience at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Mount Sinai Health System

Janine Flory, PhD Director of the PTSD Clinic at the Bronx VA Medical Center, Mount Sinai Health System

Valentin Fuster, MD, PhD Director of Mount Sinai Heart, Mount Sinai Health System

Roger Hajjar, MD Arthur and Janet C. Ross Professor of Medicine, and Director of the Cardiovascular Research Center, Mount Sinai Health System

Patrick Hof, MD Regenstreif Professor of Neuroscience and Vice-Chair for the Department of Neuroscience, Mount Sinai Health System

Christopher Kellner, MD Director of the Intracerebral Hemorrhage Program, Mount Sinai Health System

J Mocco, MD, MS Director of the Cerebrovascular Center, Mount Sinai Health System

Samin Sharma, MD Director of Clinical and Interventional Cardiology, Mount Sinai Health System

Shubhika Srivastava, MD Director of the Congenital Non-Invasive Imaging Program, Mount Sinai Health System

Hyunsuk Suh, MD Assistant Professor of Surgery, Mount Sinai Health System

Rachel Yehuda, PhD Director of the Traumatic Stress Studies Division, Mount Sinai Health System

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