Dr. Horacio Asbun, Mayo Clinic in Florida, explains the Whipple procedure using this animated graphic of a pancreas. Cancer of the pancreas affects 45,000 people every year in the U.S., and it is the fourth leading cause of cancer-related deaths. The five-year overall survival rate if a tumor is detected early and surgically removed is
Susan Sterler, a registered nurse at Mayo Clinic in Arizona, introduces the second video in our series of constipation videos. The series covers the common causes and symptoms of constipation, the role of the colon, lifestyle and behavior modifications, and helpful tips for relieving constipation. In this video, Susan explains the role of the colon,
How does one measure mastery in both the art and the science of medicine? Harvard Medical School relies, in part, on the Objective Structured Clinical Exam (OSCE), which features actors playing patients. All Harvard Medical students take two OSCEs—one at the end of their second year and one at the beginning of their fourth year.
Researchers from the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University, Harvard Medical School and Children’s Hospital Boston have created a device that mimics a living, breathing human lung on a microchip. This work appears in the June 25, 2010, issue of the journal Science.
Kristin Lothman, a mind-body counselor with Mayo Clinic’s Department of Integrative Medicine and Health, provides a meditation example for coping with anxiety relating to COVID-19.
Research conducted by David Sinclair and colleagues shows that, in mice, treatment with the NAD precursor NMN mitigates age-related DNA damage and averts DNA damage from radiation exposure. Find out more at http://hms.harvard.edu/news/unraveling-mysteries-aging Like Harvard Medical School on Facebook: https://goo.gl/4dwXyZ Follow on Twitter: https://goo.gl/GbrmQM Follow on Instagram: https://goo.gl/s1w4up Follow on LinkedIn: https://goo.gl/04vRgY Website: https://hms.harvard.edu/
How to wake up early and not be tired: Learn how to make waking up early as painless as possible. We often have to wake up early at ungodly hours for work, school, or other responsibilities. In this video, I show you the lessons I learned from enduring challenging surgery rotations in medical school where
Carole Mitnick, associate professor of global health and social medicine, loves the equalizing power that research offers to human health. This video is part of a series in which researchers explain the importance of their work: http://hms.harvard.edu/research/science-matters.
How to Tie Surgical Knots and Suture Tying – The Definitive Guide I will go over all major techniques (one-handed suture tying, two-handed, and instrument tying) with both Right and Left handed variations. Part 1: Background information and two-handed tying Part 2: One-handed tying Part 3: Instrument ties Part 4: Advanced technique – surgical knot
Arsani William, a second-year student at Harvard Medical School, hopes to build a career that will impact an entire population. He believes that interactions with fellow students and professors at HMS will help him navigate that route. Learn more about William at http://hms.harvard.edu/news/case-study-camaraderie-1-28-13 and the Program in Medical Education at http://hms.harvard.edu/departments/medical-education
Is the Pediatric Leadership Program right for you? Learn about curriculum, learning format, and the program’s global reach with Director Dr. Phil Pearl.
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This video is one in a series that explains the diagnosis and treatment of sleep apnea. For more information, visit www.understandingsleep.org Like Harvard Medical School on Facebook: https://goo.gl/4dwXyZ Follow on Twitter: https://goo.gl/GbrmQM Follow on Instagram: https://goo.gl/s1w4up Follow on LinkedIn: https://goo.gl/04vRgY Website: https://hms.harvard.edu
How to Study for the MCAT: In this video I go over the study strategies I used to ace the MCAT and reveal my MCAT score. These same strategies worked wonderfully for my friends and colleagues. I go over: 1. Timing 2. Study Smarter, Not Harder 3. Optimal Environment 4. Study Resources 5. Recreate Test
The 13th Annual DMS Hooding Ceremony will take place Friday, May 27, 2022. Hosted by the Division of Medical Sciences at Harvard Medical School, this event celebrates the accomplishments of the Classes of 2020 and 2021 PhD recipients. During the ceremony, a faculty member places the doctoral hood over the head of each graduate, signifying