Doctor, Doctor · DD #183 - Solitary Confinement and Loneliness: Hurts the Body, Hurts the Soul Feature Interview (9:06) – Philosopher and
Doctor, Doctor · DD #182 - Specialty Focus: Having and Treating Cancer Oncologist and hematologist Dr. Bill McGarry talks about what it’s
Doctor, Doctor · DD #176 - COVID Goes to College Feature Interview (3:05) – Infectious Disease and Public Health specialist Dr. Paul
Doctor, Doctor · DD #175 - A Heroic Doctor In a Hostile Culture Feature Interview (7:52) – Dr. Bill Toffler, a family
Our specialty focus series continues with Dr. Anthony Oliva, who gives a behind the scenes look at what it’s like to be a general surgeon.
Infectious disease specialist Dr. Paul Carson and psychologist Dr. Peter Malinoski talk about the divergent responses to the growing number of mask mandates around the country in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Carson talks about some misconceptions and misinformation about the effectiveness of mask-wearing to prevent COVID-19 spread, and Dr. Malinoski helps us understand the deeper reasons people might be resistant to mandates and how we can respond.
Feature Interview (6:22) – Psychologist Dr. Robin Lynn Treptow talks about the life-changing effects of how expectations influence outcomes. She shares her own experiences of having a child with Trisomy 21 and how biases regarding the diagnosis made it difficult for her family to help her child thrive, the reality of how children with Trisomy 21 can develop intelligence and skills, and how we can all help overcome the biases that hold these children back.
Infectious disease specialist Dr. Paul Carson, MD and philosopher Anthony Flood, PhD, both from North Dakota State University, talk about the current state of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The doctors talk to neurologist Dr. Tom Zabiega about how his own view of brain death changed as he started to examine the issue and some of the practical flaws in the brain death tests.
Public health specialist Dr. Paul Cieslak gives an update on the state of the coronavirus pandemic throughout the country.