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Interview with Dr. Matthew Miller

This is our preview video for our interview with Dr. Matthew Miller, Assistant Professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences at McMaster University. ___ Videography: Jun Park & Bomi Park Editing: Jun Park

Targeting Cancers with a Malarial Protein

What type of cells multiplies rapidly, invades surrounding tissue, and even takes over the arrangement of blood vessels nearby? If you said, “Cancer cells,” think again. That is not to say that you are wrong….

On the Existence of Climate Change

Growing up, I always thought climate change was a, you know, thing. That it existed. I believed news about glaciers melting and species going extinct, and felt the summers getting hotter. Apparently not everyone seems…

Hit the Message Home

Imagine this: you get a call from your child’s teacher that he has stolen from another child at school, with concrete evidence. You bring this up with your child, but he completely denies the accusation….

Soylent: Is this the future of food?

For those who haven’t heard about it, Soylent is a so-called nutritionally perfect drink created by Rob Rhinehart, an engineer and entrepreneur.(1) It comes as a powder that you blend with water and oil, and…

Mini-Documentary: Refuge Center for Newcomer Health

Video by Sebastian Swic Jan 2014 Refuge: Hamilton Centre for Newcomer Health (“HNCH”) is a community leader in the provision of high quality health care services to Hamilton’s newcomer population, where newcomers have equitable, barrier-free and…

Interview Spotlight: Dr. Stephen Walter

Video by Jack Zhang and Geoffrey Lau December 2013 For Issue 24, The Meducator sat down with Dr. Stephen Walter, who is a Professor Emeritus in the Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics at McMaster…

The Meducator: An Introduction

Video by Sebastian Swic October 2013 The world of Health Sciences is truly multidimensional and burgeoning with different perspectives and ideas. The Meducator aims to present such ideas in a way that will make you…

Author Interview: Carlos Muzlera

Video by Sebastian Swic December 2012 The Meducator interviews Carlos Muzlera about his article that discusses novel antagonists of the Notch signalling pathway, published in Issue 22.

Author Interview: Nupur Dogra

Video by Sebastian Swic December 2012 The Meducator interviews Nupur Dogra about her article that discusses the implications of anemia in the developing world, published in Issue 22.