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.
Monday, December 5, 2016
It’s that time again – time for the flu. Have you been vaccinated yet? Terry Dyer, a nurse practitioner with the UM St. Joseph Medical Group, will be a guest on MPT’s Your Health on December 5th discussing “Flu 101.” Terry will discuss vaccination myths, what’s new for this year’s flu season, and what people should do when they think they are sick.
Do you have a question about the flu? Send us your question via Twitter @MPTNews #yourhealth. Then watch Direct Connection on Monday, December 5, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. to see if we use your question on the show.
Terry Dyer, CRNP
University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center