Dr. Volpi discusses Geriatric Research and Medicine at UTMB. Dr. Elena Volpi, MD, PhD, is the Daisy Emery Allen Distinguished Chair in Geriatric Medicine, Professor in the Departments of Internal Medicine, and Nutrition and Metabolism, director of the Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Center and the Associate Director of the Institute for Translational Sciences at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. Dr. Volpi leads a research program funded by several grants from the National Institutes of Health, which focuses on finding why we lose muscle and strength with aging, and how we can improve physical function in older persons. Dr. Volpi also practices geriatrics and directs... Read More
Dr. Blake A. Morrison, MD and Aimee Wisnoski with the Clear Lake Medical Center's new Wound Treatment Center discuss the state of the art treatments available in their facility including Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, Biological Skin Substitutes and Vacuum Assistive Devices for the treatment of chronic and hard to heal wounds. More information about the Center can be found on line at www.clearlakermc.com or by calling (281)338-3050.
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