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Partial Team for portable MRI-equipped ambulance Blue Sky Award winning project

MRI-equipped Ambulance

November 01, 2023

MUSC researchers partner with Emergency Medical Services to pilot test the first MRI-equipped ambulance to speed stroke response.

Two young female health care professionals sit on either side of a young Ugandan child who is smiling and has both hands up in the air.

Ugandan Wheelchairs

September 18, 2023

Every year, a group of MUSC students and professors fly to Uganda to spend a week and a half giving out wheelchairs to those in the greatest need.

images of a group of women in scrubs in a surgical suite

Cancer Robotic Surgery

September 13, 2023

Doctors with MUSC Hollings Cancer Center are the first in South Carolina to perform head and neck cancer surgery with the single port da Vinci SP.

Teeny tiny newborn baby on mom's chest

Hydrocephalus Device

July 31, 2023

How a chance meeting between a pediatric neurosurgeon and a medical device manufacturer led to a new way to treat a brain condition known as hydrocephalus.

A young woman works in a lab as two other women look on

hEDS Interns

July 13, 2023

A new summer intern program empowers young researchers by getting them in the lab to actually help fight their own disease.

Photo of vials and boxes of Lembeqi.

Alzheimer’s Drug

July 06, 2023

Now that the FDA has fully approved Leqembi for early Alzheimer’s patients, MUSC Health prepares to get it to qualified patients ASAP.

A man wearing a long sleeved red shirt and glasses sits across a table from a woman wearing a white striped sweater. He has a device attached to his right hand. She has a computer screen in front of her.

Vagus Nerve Stimulation

June 13, 2023

Neurosurgeon and therapists team up to perform first vagus nerve implant for chronic stroke in the Carolinas.

From left to right: Chief Innovation Officer Jesse Goodwin, Ph.D.; Vice President of Research Lori McMahon, Ph.D.; Blue Sky Award recipient Steven Kautz, Ph.D.; hEDS researcher Cortney Gensemer, Ph.D.; Blue Sky Award winner Bashar Badran, Ph.D.

Blue Sky Award

June 06, 2023

Interdisciplinary MUSC team wins Blue Sky Award to study the impact of vagus nerve stimulation on hypermobile Ehlers-Danlos syndrome.

Two men bend over to strap a young man into a three-wheeled cycle outside a school

Pedals Possible

May 24, 2023

The newly formed nonprofit has already donated 21 adaptive bicycles – ones specifically designed for riders with special needs – to state public schools.

Inside a conference room, a woman smiles while riding a tricycle with a cardboard cutout of a shark around her head.

Shark Tank

May 09, 2023

Proverbial blood was in the water as health-inspired innovators made their pitches to sharks during MUSC's Innovation Week.

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