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JAMA Medical News: Interviews and Summaries

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JAMA Medical News: Interviews and Summaries

JAMA Medical News: Interviews and Summaries

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Timely and engaging discussions about advances in clinical research and practice, biomedical science, public health, and health policy.

Latest Episodes

Carl Allamby, MD, Shifts Gears from Repairing Cars to Graduating Medical School at Age 47

Carl Allamby, MD, discusses his circuitous route from long-time auto repair shop owner to emergency medicine resident with JAMA Medical News Senior Writer Rita Rubin. Growing up in Cleveland, Allamby never saw physicians who looked like him, but an introductory biology course required for his undergraduate business degree sparked a long dormant dream of becoming a physician. Related Article(s): From Auto Mechanic to Emergency Medicine Resident: Inspiring Young Blacks to Become Physicians

27 MIN1 w ago
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Carl Allamby, MD, Shifts Gears from Repairing Cars to Graduating Medical School at Age 47

July 2020 Medical News Summary

School Superintendents Confront COVID-19—“There Are No Good Options for Next Year”; Social Isolation—the Other COVID-19 Threat in Nursing Homes; COVID-19’s Lasting Impact on Medical Practices Related articles: COVID-19’s Crushing Effects on Medical Practices, Some of Which Might Not Survive School Superintendents Confront COVID-19—“There Are No Good Options for Next Year” Social Isolation—the Other COVID-19 Threat in Nursing Homes

30 MIN2 w ago
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July 2020 Medical News Summary

Taking a Closer Look at COVID-19, Health Inequities, and Racism

Chicago public health legend and retired physician Linda Rae Murray, MD, discusses systemic racism and the pandemic’s disproportionate effect among African Americans and other people of color with JAMA Medical News Associate Managing Editor Jennifer Abbasi. Dr Murray is an adjunct assistant professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health and a past president of the American Public Health Association. Related: Taking a Closer Look at COVID-19, Health Inequities, and Racism

29 MINJUN 29
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Taking a Closer Look at COVID-19, Health Inequities, and Racism

June 2020 Medical News Summary

Latin America and Its Global Partners Toil to Procure Medical Supplies as COVID-19 Pushes the Region to Its Limit; “Abandoned” Nursing Homes Continue to Face Critical Supply and Staff Shortages as COVID-19 Toll Has Mounted; Challenge Trials—Could Deliberate Coronavirus Exposure Hasten Vaccine Development? Article links: Latin America and Its Global Partners Toil to Procure Medical Supplies as COVID-19 Pushes the Region to Its Limit “Abandoned” Nursing Homes Continue to Face Critical Supply and Staff Shortages as COVID-19 Toll Has Mounted Challenge Trials—Could Deliberate Coronavirus Exposure Hasten Vaccine Development?

23 MINJUN 23
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June 2020 Medical News Summary

The Promise and Pitfalls of AI in Medicine

JAMA's Angel Desai, MD, speaks with Gary Marcus, PhD, coauthor of Rebooting AI: Building Artificial Intelligence We Can Trust. Marcus argues that endowing machines with intelligence will require innovation that embraces the complexity of the real world. Plus: How can AI be used during COVID-19? Related: Artificial Intelligence: Promise, Pitfalls, and Perspective

31 MINJUN 3
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The Promise and Pitfalls of AI in Medicine

May 2020 Medical News Summary

Convalescent Plasma for COVID-19; Prioritizing Physician Mental Health as COVID-19 Marches On; Global Effort to Collect Data on Ventilated Patients With COVID-19

19 MINMAY 26
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May 2020 Medical News Summary

Prioritizing Physician Mental Health as COVID-19 Marches On

The University of New Mexico's Eileen Barrett, MD, MPH, speaks with JAMA's Jennifer Abbasi about the pandemic's mental and emotional toll on health care workers—and how they and their employers can safeguard their well-being. Read the Article: Prioritizing Physician Mental Health as COVID-19 Marches On

23 MINMAY 20
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Prioritizing Physician Mental Health as COVID-19 Marches On

April 2020 Medical News Summary

Finding Ways to Reduce Coronavirus Exposure During Dialysis; The Promise and Peril of Antibody Testing for COVID-19; The Challenge of Preventing COVID-19 Spread in Correctional Facilities

28 MINAPR 28
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April 2020 Medical News Summary

Pandemic Part 1: 1918 Flu Pandemic and COVID-19

Medical historian Howard Markel, MD, PhD, director of the University of Michigan's Center for the History of Medicine, speaks with JAMA Fishbein fellow Angel Desai, MD, about lessons from the devastating 1918 flu pandemic. Markel discusses his research into the effects of social distancing on US death rates during the worldwide outbreak. Pandemic Part 2: A Trip to Philadelphia’s Mutter Museum Read the article: Twentieth-Century Lessons for a Modern Coronavirus Pandemic

32 MINAPR 27
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Pandemic Part 1: 1918 Flu Pandemic and COVID-19

Pandemic Part 2: A Trip to Philadelphia’s Mutter Museum

A new exhibit on the 1918 flu pandemic asks: What is an individual's responsibility to their community during a pandemic? Exhibit curator Jane Boyd and museum manager Nancy Hill take Jennifer Abbasi on a tour of the medical museum's new exhibit just weeks before the COVID-19 outbreak first emerged. Pandemic Part 1: 1918 Flu Pandemic and COVID-19 Read the article: Twentieth-Century Lessons for a Modern Coronavirus Pandemic

22 MINAPR 27
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Pandemic Part 2: A Trip to Philadelphia’s Mutter Museum

Latest Episodes

Carl Allamby, MD, Shifts Gears from Repairing Cars to Graduating Medical School at Age 47

Carl Allamby, MD, discusses his circuitous route from long-time auto repair shop owner to emergency medicine resident with JAMA Medical News Senior Writer Rita Rubin. Growing up in Cleveland, Allamby never saw physicians who looked like him, but an introductory biology course required for his undergraduate business degree sparked a long dormant dream of becoming a physician. Related Article(s): From Auto Mechanic to Emergency Medicine Resident: Inspiring Young Blacks to Become Physicians

27 MIN1 w ago
Comments
Carl Allamby, MD, Shifts Gears from Repairing Cars to Graduating Medical School at Age 47

July 2020 Medical News Summary

School Superintendents Confront COVID-19—“There Are No Good Options for Next Year”; Social Isolation—the Other COVID-19 Threat in Nursing Homes; COVID-19’s Lasting Impact on Medical Practices Related articles: COVID-19’s Crushing Effects on Medical Practices, Some of Which Might Not Survive School Superintendents Confront COVID-19—“There Are No Good Options for Next Year” Social Isolation—the Other COVID-19 Threat in Nursing Homes

30 MIN2 w ago
Comments
July 2020 Medical News Summary

Taking a Closer Look at COVID-19, Health Inequities, and Racism

Chicago public health legend and retired physician Linda Rae Murray, MD, discusses systemic racism and the pandemic’s disproportionate effect among African Americans and other people of color with JAMA Medical News Associate Managing Editor Jennifer Abbasi. Dr Murray is an adjunct assistant professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health and a past president of the American Public Health Association. Related: Taking a Closer Look at COVID-19, Health Inequities, and Racism

29 MINJUN 29
Comments
Taking a Closer Look at COVID-19, Health Inequities, and Racism

June 2020 Medical News Summary

Latin America and Its Global Partners Toil to Procure Medical Supplies as COVID-19 Pushes the Region to Its Limit; “Abandoned” Nursing Homes Continue to Face Critical Supply and Staff Shortages as COVID-19 Toll Has Mounted; Challenge Trials—Could Deliberate Coronavirus Exposure Hasten Vaccine Development? Article links: Latin America and Its Global Partners Toil to Procure Medical Supplies as COVID-19 Pushes the Region to Its Limit “Abandoned” Nursing Homes Continue to Face Critical Supply and Staff Shortages as COVID-19 Toll Has Mounted Challenge Trials—Could Deliberate Coronavirus Exposure Hasten Vaccine Development?

23 MINJUN 23
Comments
June 2020 Medical News Summary

The Promise and Pitfalls of AI in Medicine

JAMA's Angel Desai, MD, speaks with Gary Marcus, PhD, coauthor of Rebooting AI: Building Artificial Intelligence We Can Trust. Marcus argues that endowing machines with intelligence will require innovation that embraces the complexity of the real world. Plus: How can AI be used during COVID-19? Related: Artificial Intelligence: Promise, Pitfalls, and Perspective

31 MINJUN 3
Comments
The Promise and Pitfalls of AI in Medicine

May 2020 Medical News Summary

Convalescent Plasma for COVID-19; Prioritizing Physician Mental Health as COVID-19 Marches On; Global Effort to Collect Data on Ventilated Patients With COVID-19

19 MINMAY 26
Comments
May 2020 Medical News Summary

Prioritizing Physician Mental Health as COVID-19 Marches On

The University of New Mexico's Eileen Barrett, MD, MPH, speaks with JAMA's Jennifer Abbasi about the pandemic's mental and emotional toll on health care workers—and how they and their employers can safeguard their well-being. Read the Article: Prioritizing Physician Mental Health as COVID-19 Marches On

23 MINMAY 20
Comments
Prioritizing Physician Mental Health as COVID-19 Marches On

April 2020 Medical News Summary

Finding Ways to Reduce Coronavirus Exposure During Dialysis; The Promise and Peril of Antibody Testing for COVID-19; The Challenge of Preventing COVID-19 Spread in Correctional Facilities

28 MINAPR 28
Comments
April 2020 Medical News Summary

Pandemic Part 1: 1918 Flu Pandemic and COVID-19

Medical historian Howard Markel, MD, PhD, director of the University of Michigan's Center for the History of Medicine, speaks with JAMA Fishbein fellow Angel Desai, MD, about lessons from the devastating 1918 flu pandemic. Markel discusses his research into the effects of social distancing on US death rates during the worldwide outbreak. Pandemic Part 2: A Trip to Philadelphia’s Mutter Museum Read the article: Twentieth-Century Lessons for a Modern Coronavirus Pandemic

32 MINAPR 27
Comments
Pandemic Part 1: 1918 Flu Pandemic and COVID-19

Pandemic Part 2: A Trip to Philadelphia’s Mutter Museum

A new exhibit on the 1918 flu pandemic asks: What is an individual's responsibility to their community during a pandemic? Exhibit curator Jane Boyd and museum manager Nancy Hill take Jennifer Abbasi on a tour of the medical museum's new exhibit just weeks before the COVID-19 outbreak first emerged. Pandemic Part 1: 1918 Flu Pandemic and COVID-19 Read the article: Twentieth-Century Lessons for a Modern Coronavirus Pandemic

22 MINAPR 27
Comments
Pandemic Part 2: A Trip to Philadelphia’s Mutter Museum
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