- Host, Jeanne Nathan explores what makes up New Orleans’ emerging bio-medical industry. Jeanne, along with some of the city’s leading researchers, medical administrators, and educators including: Dr. Tarun Mandal, Director of the Nanomedicine and Drug Delivery at Xavier University; Dr. Prescott Deininger, Director of the Tulane Cancer Center; Arthur Simons, Project Manager at BioDistrict New Orleans; Dr. Nicolas Bazan, Director of the LSU Neuroscience Center; and Dr. Paul Harch, Clinical Associate Professor at LSUHSC and the Director of Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine discuss how bio-medicine affects our health, economic opportunities, and the city itself where new hospitals and research facilities are expected to emerge.
- The recent winner of The Idea Village’s Water Challenge 2011, David Culpepper, and the founder of NanoFex, shares with us information about how and why more start-up businesses are coming out of scientific research.
- And Aretha Frison from Neighborhoods Partnership Network closes out the show with her Trumpet Tidbits.
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