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Game Changers

Season 3 - Episode 3 Game Changers

  • 50 mins
  • Aired April 25, 2022

Your Fantastic Mind explores game-changing research in rehab medicine, efforts to curb addiction and maternal mortality, as well as a grandmother’s love.

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The Vagus Nerve

10 mins

Cutting edge research shows how stimulation of the vagus nerve can help patients regain arm function up to a decade after a stroke.

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Science of Movement

12 mins

Researchers at Emory University/Georgia Institute of Technology are studying the science of movement including the neuromechanics of human balance and gait.

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Faith Community Takes on Addiction

11 mins

Best-selling author and recovery expert William Cope Moyers is featured about the role the faith community is playing in educating religious leaders on addiction and mental health.

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Maternal Mortality

10 mins

A critical look at disparities in maternal mortality and a new state of Georgia program, Peace for Moms, aimed at bridging the gap to provide mental health support for pre- and post-partum moms.

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A Grandmother's Love

5 mins

Research led by Dr. James Rilling in Emory’s Department of Anthropology focuses on the brain functions of grandmothers and how it can play an important role in our social lives and development.