With: Dr. Jayakrishna Ambati (University of Virginia)
Dr. Jayakrishna Ambati is an ophthalmologist who is dedicated to ending a condition called macular degeneration. This phenomenon leads to sight loss, and currently affects more than 10 million Americans. Now, Dr. Ambati believes a cure is on the way.
With: Janice Hawkins (Old Dominion University)
The Escape Room craze, where people work together to solve puzzles that unlock a door, is now a new tool in health education. Janice Hawkins says her nursing students are learning the fundamentals of patient care in a fun, interactive setting.
With: Jose Oberholzer (University of Virginia)
Transplant surgeon Jose Oberholzer lies awake at night thinking about a cellular cure for diabetes. He founded the Chicago Diabetes Project to collaborate with the best minds in the country on a cure using cells rather than injections and surgery.
With: Sharon Zook (James Madison University)
Sharon Zook is back from Tanzania with JMU nursing students where they helped people get what they need to control their diabetes.