Vital Signs with Dr. Sanjay Gupta - Netflix
The latest medical technologies and developments are spotlighted in this series, hosted by CNN's chief medical correspondent in Vital Signs with Dr. Sanjay Gupta. Reporting from around the world, Dr. Gupta provides a global perspective on how health issues are detected and treated. He delves into important medical stories, secrets for longer living, and clues that might solve medical mysteries.
Type: Talk Show
Runtime: 30 minutes
Vital Signs with Dr. Sanjay Gupta - Alex Mullen (memory athlete) - Netflix
Alex Mullen (born March 3, 1992) is an American memory grandmaster, medical student, and three-time world memory champion. He is the current IAM World Champion. The first American to win the world title, he won for three consecutive years the 2015, 2016, and 2017 World Memory Championships and is currently the world No. 1 ranked memory competitor. He is also the current USA memory champion. Along with his wife, Princeton-alumna Cathy Chen, he runs Mullen Memory - a nonprofit which “provides free resources exploring memory palaces as learning tools.”
Vital Signs with Dr. Sanjay Gupta - Personal life - Netflix
Mullen was born in Princeton, New Jersey. He grew up in Oxford, Mississippi and attended Oxford High School, where he competed on the varsity swimming and tennis teams. In his senior year, Mullen was a National Merit Finalist and fourth award winner at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair for a team project with his future wife, Cathy Chen. He attended Johns Hopkins University to study biomedical engineering and applied mathematics & statistics. Mullen lives in Jackson, Mississippi and attends the University of Mississippi School of Medicine, where he and his wife are students. Both received the Jim and Donna Barksdale Scholarship to cover the full cost of attendance over four years of medical school.
Vital Signs with Dr. Sanjay Gupta - References - Netflix