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Conversations: Dr. Ray Dorsey, "Ending Parkinson's Disease: A Prescription for Action"

On this edition of Conversations, Dr. Ray Dorsey talks with host Dan Skinner about “Ending Parkinson’s Disease – A Prescription for Action,” which he co-authored along with three other neurologists and experts in the study of Parkinson’s Disease. Dr. Dorsey is a professor of Neurology at the University of Rochester, and former Director of the Parkinson’s disease division at Johns Hopkins Medicine.


Conversations: stef shuster, "Trans Medicine: The Emergence and Practice of Treating Gender"

On this edition of Conversations, stef shuster talks with host Dan Skinner about “Trans Medicine: The Emergence and Practice of Treating Gender.” shuster is Assistant Professor of Sociology at Michigan State University who studies medical sociology, gender, inequality and social movements. 


Conversations: Olivia Campbell, "Women in White Coats: How the First Women Doctors Changed the World of Medicine"

On this edition of Conversations, Olivia Campbell talks with host Dan Skinner about “Women in White Coats: How the First Women Doctors Changed the World of Medicine.” Campbell is a journalist and author specializing in medicine and women; her work has appeared in “The Guardian,” “The Washington Post,” and “New York Magazine” among others. 


Conversations: Dr. Seema Yasmin, "Viral BS: Medical Myths and Why We Fall for Them"

On this edition of Conversations, Dr. Seema Yasmin talks with host Dan Skinner about, “Viral BS: Medical Myths and Why We Fall for Them.” Dr. Yasmin is an Emmy Award–winning health reporter, epidemiologist and medical doctor. She is the director of the Stanford Center for Health Communication and a clinical assistant professor at Stanford University School of Medicine.


Conversations: Dr. Saul J. Weiner, "On Becoming a Healer: The Journey From Patient Care to Caring About Your Patients"

On this edition of Conversations, Saul J. Weiner, MD talks with host Dan Skinner about “On Becoming a Healer: The Journey From Patient Care to Caring About Your Patients.” Dr. Weiner is a professor of medicine, pediatrics and medical education at the University of Illinois at Chicago, and the co-founder of the Institute for Practice and Provider Performance Improvement.


Conversations: Dr. Angela Mattke, "Mayo Clinic Guide to Raising a Healthy Child"

On this edition of Conversations, Dr. Angela Mattke talks about the Mayo Clinic Guide to Raising a Healthy Child. Dr. Mattke is a pediatrician in the Division of Community Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, at Mayo Clinic Children’s Center in Rochester, Minnesota. 


Conversations: Dr. William Li, "Eat to Beat Disease: The New Science of How Your Body Can Heal Itself"

On this edition of Conversations, William W. Li, MD talks about Eat to Beat Disease: The New Science of How Your Body Can Heal Itself. Dr. Li is an internationally renowned medical doctor, researcher, and president and a founder of the Angiogenesis Foundation. His groundbreaking work has led to the development of more than 30 new medical treatments. His expertise includes treating cancer, diabetes, blindness, heart disease, and obesity.

Conversations: Sunita Puri, MD, "That Good Night: Life and Medicine in the Eleventh Hour"

On this edition of Conversations, Dr. Sunita Puri talks about her book, That Good Night: Life and Medicine in the Eleventh Hour. Dr. Puri is the Medical Director of the Palliative Medicine and Supportive Care Service at the Keck Hospital and Norris Cancer Center of the University of Southern California, where she also serves as Chair of the Ethics Committee.


 

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