Inside the Studio

Dr. Joseph G. Rogers Interviews Dr. Robert Lustig after Grand Rounds

Inside the Studio features interviews with special guests visiting The Texas Heart Institute’s TV studio. From international leaders in the fields of cardiovascular medicine to pioneering scientists to community leaders near and far, the Inside the Studio interviews amplify current trends in research and education related to the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of heart and vascular disease.

As THI enters its seventh decade, it remains steadfast in its mission to improve cardiovascular health through trailblazing research, thought leadership, education, and patient care. With an emphasis on quality, a spirit of inquiry and discovery, and a willingness to take bold action, THI will realize its vision to deliver the future of cardiovascular health today.

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Dr. Stephanie Coulter, sits down with Daniella Kadian-Dodov, MD to discuss “Fibromuscular Dysplasia: Looking Beyond the String-of-Beads.”

Dr. Darren Woodside sits down with Dawn Bowles, PhD to discuss “Gene Therapy for Cardiac Transplantation.”

Dr. Joseph G. Rogers sits down with Ryan Tedford, MD to discuss the “Assessment of RV Reserve: Putting ‘At Rest’ Evaluations to Rest.”

Dr. Emerson Perin and Dr. Sean Palecek take us on a fascinating journey into the field of biomanufacturing cardiac cells. They discuss how scientists are using cutting-edge technology to create new heart cells that could revolutionize the treatment of heart disease.

Dr. Joseph G. Rogers sits down with Jaime Hernandez-Montfort, MD to discuss heart failure related cardiogenic shock: untangling the spiral of heterogeneity.

Dr. Nikolaos Diakos interviews Dr. Matthew W. Martinez of Atlantic Health System after his Cardiology Grand Rounds talk on “Shared Decision Making in Athletes – Has the Data Changed the Sudden Cardiac Death Landscape?”

Dr. Nikolaos Diakos interviews Dr. David L. Brown of  Keck Medicine of USC after his Cardiology Grand Rounds talk on “A Simplified Physiology and Evidence Based Approach to Stable Angina.”

Dr. Adrian F. Hernandez, Duke Health Cardiology Professor and Vice Dean of Duke Clinical Research visits the historic TV studio after his Cardiology Grand Rounds “Bending the Curve: Having the Trial Meet the Patient.”

Dr. Jeffrey W. Olin, Professor of Medicine and Director of Vascular Medicine and the Vascular Diagnostic Laboratory at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, talks with Dr. Stephanie Coulter, Director of the Center for Women’s Heart & Vascular Health, about the FMD registry and why he is so passionate about uncovering the mysteries of this condition.

Dr. Henk L. Granzier, Professor of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, Physiology, and Biomedical Engineering at University of Arizona College of Medicine, talks with THI’s Director of Regenerative Medicine Research, Dr. Camila Hochman-Mendez, about their partnership to improve cardiac function in a mouse model of heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF).

Dr. Darren McGuire, Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at UT Southwestern Medical Center and Director of the Parkland Hospital and Health System Outpatient Cardiology clinics, visits the historic TV studio at The Texas Heart Institute after his Cardiology Grand Rounds presentation, “Antihyperglycemic Medications for Cardiovascular Risk Reduction: A Cardiologist’s Perspective.”

Dr. John Elrod, Director of the Cardiovascular Research Center and Associate Professor of Cardiovascular Sciences at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, visits the historic TV studio at The Texas Heart Institute after his Cardiology Grand Rounds presentation, “Metabolic Control of Fibroblast Fate and Cardiac Fibrosis.”

Dr. Joseph G. Rogers, interviews special guest Dr. Esmaeil Porsa about the Harris Health System’s impact in the community and the benefits of physical activity.

Dr. Da-Zhi Wang, Professor of Internal Medicine and of Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology in the College of Medicine at the University of South Florida, visits the historic TV studio at The Texas Heart Institute after his Cardiology Grand Rounds presentation, “Molecular Regulation of Cardiac Remodeling and Regeneration.”

Dr. Tirone E. David, Professor of Surgery at the University of Toronto, visits the historic TV studio at The Texas Heart Institute after receiving the Ray C. Fish Award and presenting his Cardiology Grand Rounds presentation, “Arrhythmogenic Mitral Valve: An Unresolved Health Problem.”

Inside The Studio With Dr. Joseph G. Rogers and Lisa Wright, Community Health Choice CEO and President

Dr. Joseph G. Rogers Interviews President Reginald DesRoches about #WALK30

Inside The Studio With Dr. Joseph G. Rogers and Claudia Aguirre, Baker Ripley CEO and President

Inside The Studio With Dr. Joseph G. Rogers & Roberta Schwartz, Ph.D., EVP and Chief Innovation Officer Houston Methodist

Inside The Studio With Dr. Joseph G. Rogers & Ann Barnes, MD, MPH, President & CEO of Episcopal Health Foundation

Inside The Studio With Dr. Joseph G. Rogers & Stephen Ives, YMCA CEO

Dr. Robert Lustig, Emeritus Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Endocrinology and Member of the Institute for Health Policy Studies at UCSF University of California, San Francisco, visits the historic TV studio after his Cardiology Grand Rounds presentation, “Cariology and Cardiology: Chronic Disease and the Toxic Food Supply

Dr. Carolyn Lam, Professor, Duke-National University of Singapore, Senior Consultant, Department of Cardiology and Director of Women’s Heart Health at the National Heart Centre in Singapore, visits the historic TV studio after her Cardiology Grand Rounds presentation, “Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction HFpEF: Past, Present, Future”

Dr. Ambarish Pandey, Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at UT Southwestern Medical Center. He specializes in preventive cardiology and heart failure with preserved ejection fraction.

Dr. Anthony B. Firulli, Director of Cardiac Developmental Biology at Indiana University School of Medicine discusses his work “Building a Heart HAND by HAND”

Dr. Salim Virani, Professor of Medicine in Cardiology at Baylor College of Medicine, visits the historic TV studio at The Texas Heart Institute after his Cardiology Grand Rounds presentation, “Lipid Lowering Therapies: Where Did We Start, Where We are Now, and What Does the Future Hold?”

Dr. Ourania Preventza, Cardiac Surgeon at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center, discusses her Cardiology Grand Rounds presentation, “Current Management of Acute Type B Aortic Dissection.”

Dr. John Mandrola, Cardiac Electrophysiologist at Baptist Health Louisville, discusses his Cardiology Grand Rounds presentation, “Putting Dogmas of Cardiology to the Test.”