On February 19, 2016, a remarkable group of world-renowned experts and thought-leaders in adult and pediatric spine surgery came to NewYork-Presbyterian for the inaugural Safety in Spine Surgery Summit led by Dr. Michael G. Vitale.
Dr. Charla Fischer provided an in-depth and insightful interview on spinal problems that occur in a wide range of patients on local New York radio station, WNYE 91.5-FM. She fielded a variety of questions from the host and listening audience.
To listen to the entire interview, click here.
Dr. Charla R. Fischer, Assistant Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery and Dr. Francis Y. Lee, Professor with Tenure and Vice Chair of Research received an NIH Research Supplements award to promote Diversity in Health-Related Research. Dr. Fischer is a practicing spine surgeon with a particular interest in treating the aging spine. This interest has led her to study bone biology related to osteoclastogenesis and osteolysis. Dr. Fischer is mentored by Dr.