Medical Doctors

by Academy of Achievement

Medical Doctors
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 52
  • Last: 8 May 2015
Medical Doctors

Episodes (52)

  • Ben Carson (2014)
    Ben Carson (2014)
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    Published: 8 May 2015 Duration: 10:51
    "There is no such thing as an average human being. If you have a normal brain, you are superior. There's almost nothing that you can't do." When Benjamin Carson was in fifth grade, he was considered the "dummy" of his class. His classmat... Read more →
    "There is no such thing as an average human being. If you have a normal brain, you are superior. There's almost nothing that you can't do." When Benjamin Carson was in fifth grade, he was considered the "dummy" of his class. His classmat... Read more →

  • Francis Collins (2014) Part 2
    Francis Collins (2014) Part 2
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    Published: 8 May 2015 Duration: 09:02
    At age 15, Francis Collins “had no interest in biology, or medicine, or any of those aspects of science that dealt with this messy thing called life. It just wasn't organized, and I wanted to stick with the nice pristine sciences of chemist... Read more →
    At age 15, Francis Collins “had no interest in biology, or medicine, or any of those aspects of science that dealt with this messy thing called life. It just wasn't organized, and I wanted to stick with the nice pristine sciences of chemist... Read more →

  • Francis Collins (2014) Part 1
    Francis Collins (2014) Part 1
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    Published: 8 May 2015 Duration: 10:06
    At age 15, Francis Collins “had no interest in biology, or medicine, or any of those aspects of science that dealt with this messy thing called life. It just wasn't organized, and I wanted to stick with the nice pristine sciences of chemist... Read more →
    At age 15, Francis Collins “had no interest in biology, or medicine, or any of those aspects of science that dealt with this messy thing called life. It just wasn't organized, and I wanted to stick with the nice pristine sciences of chemist... Read more →

  • Francis Collins and Anthony Fauci - Part 4
    Francis Collins and Anthony Fauci - Part 4
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    Published: 24 Mar 2010 Duration: 09:40
    Dr. Francis Collins has dedicated his career to mapping and identifying genes that cause human diseases including cystic fibrosis and Huntington's disease. For 15 years, he served as Director of the National Center for Human Genome research... Read more →
    Dr. Francis Collins has dedicated his career to mapping and identifying genes that cause human diseases including cystic fibrosis and Huntington's disease. For 15 years, he served as Director of the National Center for Human Genome research... Read more →

  • Francis Collins and Anthony Fauci - Part 3
    Francis Collins and Anthony Fauci - Part 3
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    Published: 24 Mar 2010 Duration: 15:42
    Dr. Francis Collins has dedicated his career to mapping and identifying genes that cause human diseases including cystic fibrosis and Huntington's disease. For 15 years, he served as Director of the National Center for Human Genome research... Read more →
    Dr. Francis Collins has dedicated his career to mapping and identifying genes that cause human diseases including cystic fibrosis and Huntington's disease. For 15 years, he served as Director of the National Center for Human Genome research... Read more →

  • Francis Collins and Anthony Fauci - Part 2
    Francis Collins and Anthony Fauci - Part 2
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    Published: 24 Mar 2010 Duration: 19:24
    Dr. Francis Collins has dedicated his career to mapping and identifying genes that cause human diseases including cystic fibrosis and Huntington's disease. For 15 years, he served as Director of the National Center for Human Genome research... Read more →
    Dr. Francis Collins has dedicated his career to mapping and identifying genes that cause human diseases including cystic fibrosis and Huntington's disease. For 15 years, he served as Director of the National Center for Human Genome research... Read more →

  • Francis Collins and Anthony Fauci - Part 1
    Francis Collins and Anthony Fauci - Part 1
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    Published: 24 Mar 2010 Duration: 13:31
    Dr. Francis Collins has dedicated his career to mapping and identifying genes that cause human diseases including cystic fibrosis and Huntington's disease. For 15 years, he served as Director of the National Center for Human Genome research... Read more →
    Dr. Francis Collins has dedicated his career to mapping and identifying genes that cause human diseases including cystic fibrosis and Huntington's disease. For 15 years, he served as Director of the National Center for Human Genome research... Read more →

  • Paul Farmer - Part 2
    Paul Farmer - Part 2
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    Published: 3 Jul 2009 Duration: 19:04
    For nearly 30 years, Paul Farmer has done what others thought impossible, bringing first-rate medical care to the poorest people on earth. He first traveled to Haiti as a young medical student to volunteer in the poorest part of the most di... Read more →
    For nearly 30 years, Paul Farmer has done what others thought impossible, bringing first-rate medical care to the poorest people on earth. He first traveled to Haiti as a young medical student to volunteer in the poorest part of the most di... Read more →

  • Paul Farmer - Part 1
    Paul Farmer - Part 1
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    Published: 3 Jul 2009 Duration: 17:38
    For nearly 30 years, Paul Farmer has done what others thought impossible, bringing first-rate medical care to the poorest people on earth. He first traveled to Haiti as a young medical student to volunteer in the poorest part of the most di... Read more →
    For nearly 30 years, Paul Farmer has done what others thought impossible, bringing first-rate medical care to the poorest people on earth. He first traveled to Haiti as a young medical student to volunteer in the poorest part of the most di... Read more →

  • Genetics Panel - Part 3
    Genetics Panel - Part 3
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    Published: 3 Jul 2008 Duration: 10:54
    The world's leading genetic scientists discuss the revolution in genetics that is transforming medical science. In this podcast, recorded at the 2008 International Achievement Summit in Hawaii, award-winning journalist Kathleen Matthews mod... Read more →
    The world's leading genetic scientists discuss the revolution in genetics that is transforming medical science. In this podcast, recorded at the 2008 International Achievement Summit in Hawaii, award-winning journalist Kathleen Matthews mod... Read more →

  • Genetics Panel - Part 1
    Genetics Panel - Part 1
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    Published: 3 Jul 2008 Duration: 15:40
    The world's leading genetic scientists discuss the revolution in genetics that is transforming medical science. In this podcast, recorded at the 2008 International Achievement Summit in Hawaii, award-winning journalist Kathleen Matthews mod... Read more →
    The world's leading genetic scientists discuss the revolution in genetics that is transforming medical science. In this podcast, recorded at the 2008 International Achievement Summit in Hawaii, award-winning journalist Kathleen Matthews mod... Read more →

  • Genetics Panel - Part 2
    Genetics Panel - Part 2
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    Published: 3 Jul 2008 Duration: 13:27
    The world's leading genetic scientists discuss the revolution in genetics that is transforming medical science. In this podcast, recorded at the 2008 International Achievement Summit in Hawaii, award-winning journalist Kathleen Matthews mod... Read more →
    The world's leading genetic scientists discuss the revolution in genetics that is transforming medical science. In this podcast, recorded at the 2008 International Achievement Summit in Hawaii, award-winning journalist Kathleen Matthews mod... Read more →

  • Ian Frazer
    Ian Frazer
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    Published: 21 Jun 2007 Duration: 12:18
    Ian Frazer was working with AIDS patients in the early 1980s when he first noticed a correlation between the sexually transmitted papilloma virus and cervical cancer, one of the leading causes of cancer death among women, especially in the ... Read more →
    Ian Frazer was working with AIDS patients in the early 1980s when he first noticed a correlation between the sexually transmitted papilloma virus and cervical cancer, one of the leading causes of cancer death among women, especially in the ... Read more →

  • Elias Zerhouni - Part 1
    Elias Zerhouni - Part 1
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    Published: 21 Jun 2007 Duration: 13:51
    In 1975, Elias Zerhouni, at age 24, came to the United States from Algeria with $369 in his pocket. He had taught himself just enough English to pass an equivalency exam. A recent graduate of the University of Algiers medical school, he had... Read more →
    In 1975, Elias Zerhouni, at age 24, came to the United States from Algeria with $369 in his pocket. He had taught himself just enough English to pass an equivalency exam. A recent graduate of the University of Algiers medical school, he had... Read more →

  • Steven Rosenberg - Part 3
    Steven Rosenberg - Part 3
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    Published: 21 Jun 2007 Duration: 09:21
    Dr. Steven A. Rosenberg is the Chief of Surgery at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, Maryland. He pioneered the development of immunotherapy that has resulted in the first effective immunotherapies for selected patients with advanc... Read more →
    Dr. Steven A. Rosenberg is the Chief of Surgery at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, Maryland. He pioneered the development of immunotherapy that has resulted in the first effective immunotherapies for selected patients with advanc... Read more →

  • Steven Rosenberg - Part 1
    Steven Rosenberg - Part 1
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    Published: 21 Jun 2007 Duration: 15:43
    Dr. Steven A. Rosenberg is the Chief of Surgery at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, Maryland. He pioneered the development of immunotherapy that has resulted in the first effective immunotherapies for selected patients with advanc... Read more →
    Dr. Steven A. Rosenberg is the Chief of Surgery at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, Maryland. He pioneered the development of immunotherapy that has resulted in the first effective immunotherapies for selected patients with advanc... Read more →

  • Steven Rosenberg - Part 2
    Steven Rosenberg - Part 2
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    Published: 21 Jun 2007 Duration: 15:27
    Dr. Steven A. Rosenberg is the Chief of Surgery at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, Maryland. He pioneered the development of immunotherapy that has resulted in the first effective immunotherapies for selected patients with advanc... Read more →
    Dr. Steven A. Rosenberg is the Chief of Surgery at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, Maryland. He pioneered the development of immunotherapy that has resulted in the first effective immunotherapies for selected patients with advanc... Read more →

  • Anthony Fauci - Part 1
    Anthony Fauci - Part 1
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    Published: 21 Jun 2007 Duration: 18:24
    The Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), Dr. Anthony Fauci is a pioneer in the study of diseases of the immune system. The world's leading AIDS researcher, he is also the administrator of a multi-bi... Read more →
    The Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), Dr. Anthony Fauci is a pioneer in the study of diseases of the immune system. The world's leading AIDS researcher, he is also the administrator of a multi-bi... Read more →

  • Anthony Fauci - Part 2
    Anthony Fauci - Part 2
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    Published: 21 Jun 2007 Duration: 15:47
    The Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), Dr. Anthony Fauci is a pioneer in the study of diseases of the immune system. The world's leading AIDS researcher, he is also the administrator of a multi-bi... Read more →
    The Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), Dr. Anthony Fauci is a pioneer in the study of diseases of the immune system. The world's leading AIDS researcher, he is also the administrator of a multi-bi... Read more →

  • Elias Zerhouni - Part 2
    Elias Zerhouni - Part 2
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    Published: 21 Jun 2007 Duration: 11:36
    In 1975, Elias Zerhouni, at age 24, came to the United States from Algeria with $369 in his pocket. He had taught himself just enough English to pass an equivalency exam. A recent graduate of the University of Algiers medical school, he had... Read more →
    In 1975, Elias Zerhouni, at age 24, came to the United States from Algeria with $369 in his pocket. He had taught himself just enough English to pass an equivalency exam. A recent graduate of the University of Algiers medical school, he had... Read more →