We found 128 reviewed resources for medical careers
Printing a Human Kidney
17 mins 11th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Biotechnology has allowed us to engineer transplantable bladders and other organs successfully. The hope is to someday be able to engineer kidneys, and so save many lives. Dr. Anthony Atala, who specializes in regenerative medicine,...
How One Scientist Averted a National Health Crisis
6 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Between 1957 and 1962, thousands of infants born in Canada, Great Britain, and Germany had serious deformities due to thalidomide, a drug marketed to pregnant women as a mild sleeping aid and to relieve pregnancy nausea. However, the...
Early Forensics and Crime-Solving Chemists
8 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Amazing historical crime scene photos and information is shared by Deborah Blum, an author who has done a tremendous amount of homework on forensic science! Perhaps you could show this to upcoming chemists as you are inspiring them to...