Video of 'Mind + Bio-Mechanics + Fertility' TEDx Tucson Salon Event Now Available

May 29, 2013
The TEDx Tucson Salon series event ‘Mind + Bio-Mechanics + Fertility,’ recorded live at the UA Bookstore, showcased Arizona Health Sciences Center faculty members Charles Raison, MD, David Armstrong, DPM, MD, PhD, and Victoria Maizes, MD. If you missed the presentations you can watch them now.

Coming to Our Senses: Rethinking Depression and Its Treatment: Charles Raison, MD, at TEDxTucsonSalon.
Dr. Raison is internationally recognized for his studies examining novel mechanisms involved in the development and treatment of major depression and other stress-related emotional and physical conditions.  He holds a joint appointment as associate professor with the Department of Psychiatry at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson, and as the Barry and Janet Lang Associate Professor of Integrative Mental Health with the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences. >> Watch now 

Optional Extras and Apps: How a Visit to the Human App Store Will Change What Makes Us, Us: David G. Armstrong, DPM, MD, PhD, at TEDxTucsonSalon
Dr. Armstrong has published many of the key works in the field of amputation prevention that have spanned an astonishing array of topics, including epidemiology, vascular and infectious diseases, wound healing, neurology, classification, team-building, biomechanics, biology and limb-salvage surgery. He is professor of surgery and director of the Southern Arizona Limb Salvage Alliance (SALSA) and scientific director of the Interdisciplinary Consortium on Advanced Motion Performance (iCAMP) with the Department of Surgery at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson. >> Watch now

Beyond Organic: Victoria Maizes, MD, at TEDxTucsonSalon

Buying organic doesn't guarantee your food is free of chemicals arising from production, packaging or contaminated soil and water. Dr. Maizes is internationally recognized as a leader in integrative medicine. She has help steward the growth of the UA Center for Integrative Medicine, with  Andrew Weil, MD, from a small program to a designated Center of Excellence, training more than 500 residents and fellows annually. She is the executive director of the UA Center for Integrative Medicine and a professor of medicine, family medicine, and public health. >> Watch now

TEDx Salon is a subsection of the TED nonprofit organization devoted to “ideas worth spreading.” The program consists of local, self-organized events that use live speakers and video to promote intellectual discussions and connections within a group. More information about TEDx Tucson can be found at


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