OHSU

Show 108

Saturday, October 29, 2011

8:06 a.m.

Aging and Vision Loss

Dr. Grace Tran of OHSU’s Casey Eye Institute. Dr. Tran will talk about one of the serious side-effects of aging: vision loss. She’ll talk about protecting vision later in life. She’ll offer guidance in determining when vision loss can impair driving. Her appearance comes on the same day as a popular eye event in the Northwest: Casey Eye Institute’s Macular Degeneration and Low Vision Expo. More info about the event here for those who want to attend. Learn More

 


8:22 a.m.

Preventative Cardiology

Dr. Tina Kaufman is an expert in preventative cardiology and on Saturday she will talk about motivating your spouse to stay healthy. Learn More

 


8:35 a.m.

Healing Unhealthy Hearts

Speaking of healthy hearts, an OHSU physician whose name is forever linked to the heart will be on the show. Dr. Albert Starr, co-inventor of the Starr-Edwards heart valve, will be on the show to talk about his amazing work and what lies ahead in regards to healing unhealthy hearts. Learn More