The University of Maryland Medical System (UMMS) has partnered with Maryland Public Television (MPT) for a special series called "Your Health," featuring UMMS specialists who will share their medical expertise with viewers all across the state of Maryland.
UMMS guests will appear every other week in a special "Your Health" segment on MPT's program "Direct Connection," airing live Monday nights at 7:30 p.m.
The show takes calls from viewers, so you have the opportunity to speak directly to our experts and get your questions answered.
Miss the show? You can catch the segments right here on this site. You can also see a list of upcoming guests and topics. We hope you'll tune in for "Your Health" with UMMS and MPT.
March 10, 2014
The recent death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman has brought renewed attention to drug addiction, relapse and treatment.
In this interview, we’ll talk about some of the challenges and possible new avenues for treating addiction. Our guest will be Professor Bankole Johnson, chairman of psychiatry at the University of Maryland School of Medicine.
Do you have a question about addictions? Send us your question via Twitter with a tweet @MPTNews #yourhealth. Then tune in on March 3 at 7:30 p.m. to see if we use your question on the show.
Dr. Bankole Johnson
Professor and Chairman of Psychiatry
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Chief of Psychiatry
University of Maryland Medical Center
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This page was last updated: March 4, 2014