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CTSI Discovery Radio

CTSI Discovery Radio

CTSI Discovery Radio is our 30-minute monthly radio show and podcast that informs and educates listeners about translational research relative to current medical/health topics, clinical studies and the latest advancements in biomedical research, drugs, treatments, therapeutics and interventions that are better, faster and more economical than ever. Hosted by veteran radio personality Bryan Belmer, each show shares our mission of advancing health through research and discovery in our community and worldwide.

CTSI Discovery Radio airs the third Friday of each month at noon on WMSE 91.7 FM.

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Our Guests

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Stephen Hargarten, MD, MPH 
Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine;
Founding Director, Comprehensive Injury Center;
Senior Science & Policy Advisor; Founding
Associate Dean for Global Health; MCW

Discovery Radio Episode Archive

You may also listen to podcasts of previous shows in the archive below and receive new shows by subscribing via one of several popular podcast sites including iHeartRADIO, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Sound Cloud and Stitcher.

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Discovery Radio Episode 120: Open Wide: Oral Health for Overall Health

Our oral health is directly related to our overall health. However, many face barriers in achieving and maintaining good oral health. Open wide, as we discover oral health and oral health disparities……inside this edition of CTSI Discovery Radio!

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Discovery Radio Episode 119: Parkinson's Disease Biomarker Breakthrough

Parkinson’ s disease is a neuro-degenerative disorder that can negatively impact both motor and non-motor skills. But, a recent Parkinson’s research discovery is a real game-changer. Discover the Parkinson’s Disease biomarker breakthrough……inside this edition of CTSI Discovery Radio!

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Discovery Radio Episode 118: Building Blocks for a Healthier Community

The building blocks for a healthy community can come in many forms, from programs for kids to to platforms offering resources for helping everyone in the community. Discover Building Blocks for a Healthy Community…inside this edition of CTSI Discovery Radio!

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Discovery Radio Episode 117: The Long & Short on Long Covid

People suffering from Long COVID can have symptoms ranging from pulmonary symptoms, to neurological and neuropsychological symptoms, to cardiovascular symptoms. And…make no mistake…their symptoms are real. Discover the long and short on Long COVID…inside this edition of CTSI Discovery Radio!

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Discovery Radio Special Edition: 2023 Year in Review

Throughout 2023, CTSI Discovery Radio focused on topics ranging from research and translational science impacting the health of children, to adults, to practically anyone. Enjoy this this special 2023 Year In Review edition of CTSI Discovery Radio!

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Discovery Radio Episode 115: Pituitary - The Mini, Mighty, 'Master Gland'

The pituitary gland is tiny, but this pea-sized organ has enormous impact on our overall health. Later, learn about a common condition affecting it. Discover the pituitary…our mini, mighty, master gland…inside this edition of CTSI Discovery Radio!

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Discovery Radio Episode 114: What Women (and Men) Need to Know About Menopause

Menopause was once considered taboo to talk about. But, today, we know it’s too important not to talk about. So WE WILL talk about it! Discover What Women (and Men) Need to Know About Menopause…inside this edition of CTSI Discovery Radio!

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Discovery Radio Episode 113: Data Collection - The Root of Research

Collection of reliable data is essential to research, whether building a database for studying a specific condition or in building a database for conducting research related to multiple diseases. Discover Data Collection: The Roots of Research…inside this edition of CTSI Discovery Radio!

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Discovery Radio Episode 112: Living with Epilepsy

Epilepsy can cause misfires in brain circuitry manifesting is seizures. But, research is leading to better understanding of epilepsy. Plus, learn from someone who was recently diagnosed with it. Discover living with epilepsy…inside this edition of CTSI Discovery Radio!.