#6: Deep Brain Stimulation

In this episode we look at a relatively new treatment for a debilitating neurologic condition. We hear from people deeply affected by the disease and those that care for them. And get some surprising insight from a first year medical student.

Photo caption: MSTP student Sanders Pair after his White Coat Ceremony.

Credits: This episode was produced by Chase Edward Cox, Ramsha Farukh, and Corey Duke with help from Keya Kuru, Ashleigh Irwin, Adarsh Kulkarni, and Morgan Zipperly. Special thanks to Jeri Boyd, Dr. Victor Sung, and Sanders Pair for sharing their stories with us. Check out the Parkinson’s Association of Alabama website for more information about Parkinson’s disease and how you can get involved. The annual Parkinson’s 5k and walk is on October 27. Get more information here.

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