UHealth - University of Miami Health System

December 2015

UHealth and the Miller School of Medicine push the boundaries of medical science every day.

Focusing On You: Breakthroughs in Precision Medicine, our 90 second vignette series, takes viewers inside our health system to share in triumphs as we discover cures for diseases, save lives with new surgical procedures, and give hope to patients who feared they may not see another day.

Each vignettes covers a specific topic, from cardiac surgery to stem cell research, and shows how the medical pioneers at UHealth are changing the face of medicine.

Focusing on You: Allan D. Levi, M.D., Ph.D.

During the December 22nd segment of “Focusing on You: Breakthroughs in Precision Medicine,” Allan D. Levi, M.D., Ph.D., Chairman of Neurological Surgery, discusses managing spinal cord injuries.

Focusing on You: Charles B. Nemeroff, M.D.

During the December 8th segment of “Focusing on You: Breakthroughs in Precision Medicine,” Charles B. Nemeroff, M.D., Chief of Psychiatry, discusses managing depression and other psychiatric disorders of brain diseases.

Focusing on You: Jonathan R. Jagid, M.D. and Corneliu Luca, M.D., Ph.D.

In the December 1st segment of “Focusing on You: Breakthroughs in Precision Medicine,” UHealth neurologist and neurosurgeon, Drs. Corneliu Luca and Jonathan Jagid, discuss the dramatic results experienced by patients with Parkinson’s disease when Deep Brain Stimulation is applied.

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