(Effective) Communication is Key

(Effective) Communication is Key

When it comes to healthcare, what really matters to patients? In 2015 two physicians, Leana Wen, MD, MSc, Commissioner of Health for the City of Baltimore, and Suhavi Tucker, MD, from Mount Sinai Hospital, took to the streets of Washington, DC to find out. After...
CAR-T

CAR-T

Terry Fry spent the 2016 winter holiday in the hospital – not as a patient but as a doctor. That winter, he was trying something that had never been done before, using a new drug built from his patient’s own immune cells to treat a boy whose acute lymphoblastic...
Eclipsing the Sun

Eclipsing the Sun

Reducing Skin Cancer A chorus of “Whoas!” and “Wows!” filled the classroom, as a group of wide-eyed middle-schoolers peered at the eight once-colorless beads they had strung on a pipe cleaner not long before. After smearing sunscreen on four of the beads and running...