21st Century Display Project

Display of Medical Accomplishments & Historical Significance

Health Care Workers of the Era

Ben Carson

Dr. Niraj Desai

Ameyo Adadevoh

Margaret Allen

Leo Galland

Beliefs or theories related to diseases

Coronary heart disease in women:

-Bioengineered food will help promote good health.

-Heart disease is the 1st killer of women, no matter the age or gender.

-This is a main challenge of the 21st century.

-1 in 4 women die from heart disease.

-Heart disease is the number 1 killer in men and women in the US.

-CHD is a disease in which plaque builds up on the inner walls of your coronary arteries. These arteries carry oxygen-rich blood to your heart.

Ben Carson

Ben Carson is an American author, politician, and he is a retired neurosurgeon at John Hopkins.

Health Care trends of the Era

-Most hospitals, clinics, trauma centers, physicians & patients will be connected into one large network enabling access to critical medical information.

-A new generation of smart drugs, implants and medical devices will enhance our health and performance.

-Bio-engineered food will help promote longevity and health.

-Consumer health information, accessible over a variety of net channel, will become the most in demand content worldwide.

-Health care professional, available via remote internet connections, will provide service to millions of people who were previously under served.

Bio-Engineered Food

Bioengineered foods are foods that have had a gene from a different species of plant or other organism introduced to produce desired characteristics or traits.

(http://www.diet.com/g/bioengineered-foods)

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People who Contributed

-Abiomed Ine

-Dr. Kenneth Matsumura

-Frie Seibel

-University of Washington in Seattle

-David Gow

-Duke University in NC

-MIT Media Lab

(www.infaniac.com)

The Discoveries & Accomplishments

-Human Genome Discoveries

-Doctors & Patients Harness Information Technology

-Anti-Smoking laws

-Heart Disease Deaths drop by 40 percent

-Stem Cell research

-Targeted therapies for cancer expand with new drugs

-Combination drug therapy extends HIV survival

-Robotic techniques revolutionize surgery

-Hormone replacement therapy

-scientist peer into mind with functional MRI

(www.medpagetoday.com)

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ENA Nursing 2015

Wednesday, Jan. 28th, 9pm to Saturday, Oct. 3rd, 11pm

Orlando, FL, United States

Orlando, FL

Stop by the ENA Job Center as part of ENA Networking in the Exhibit Hall at ENA Nursing 2015. Learn all about this enhanced member benefit! This is a great opportunity to network with colleagues, and connect with potential employers. Meet and network with top healthcare employers and professionals at the event.

15th International Thyroid Congress

Monday, Sep. 21st, 4:45pm to Friday, Oct. 23rd, 11pm

Lake Buena Vista, FL, United States

Lake Buena Vista, FL

Stop by ATA Career Link while at the 15th International Thyroid Congress! This is a great opportunity to network with colleagues, and connect with potential employers. Meet and network with top healthcare employers and professionals at the event.

Below are companies who have contributed to medical history.

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These are poems written about Health Care

Bloomberg View

Lure Doctors to Primary Care With `Medical Homes': View (Audio) by Bloomberg View

Health Care advances 21st century.

  • Human Genome Discoveries Reach the Bedside.
  • Doctors and Patients Harness Information Technology
  • Anti-Smoking laws and Campaigns Reduce Public Smoking
  • Heart Disease Deaths Drop by 40 Percent
  • Stem Cell Research: Laboratory Breakthroughs and Some Clinical Advances
  • Targeted Therapies for Cancer Expand With New Drugs
  • Combination Drug Therapy Extends HIV Survival
  • Minimally Invasive and Robotic Techniques Revolutionize Surgery
  • Study Finds Heart, Cancer Risk with Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Scientists Peer Into Mind With Functional MRI