A Focus on Active Learning and Community Connection - Dr. Johannes Vieweg, Kiran C. Patel College of Allopathic Medicine

A Focus on Active Learning and Community Conn...

Caring for the Whole Patient, and Yourself - Dr. Thomas Tsang, Co-founder and CEO of Valera Health

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A Sea Change for Medicine - Dr. Vineet Arora, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine

Helping to lead one of the nation’s most prestigious medical schools is a challenge at any time, but Dr. Vineet Arora is stepping into that role when the fight against COVID is far from over. Although her work as Dean for Medical Education at The University of Chicago Pritzker Sc ...  Show more

Try to Anticipate and Solve the Next Problem – Dr. Zeke Emanuel, Vice Provost for Global Initiatives at University of Pennsylvania

To his father’s occasional befuddlement, Dr. Zeke Emanuel’s prolific, eclectic, and high-profile career in medicine, academia, and government has been driven less by strategy than basic curiosity: “I do what interests me at the moment,” he tells host Dr. Rishi Desai. The impulse ...  Show more

Building Trust with Marginalized Populations – Dr. David Carlisle, CEO of Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science

“If you want to reach marginalized populations in general, but in healthcare as well, you've got to build a bridge based on trust,” says Dr. David Carlisle whose mission, as leader of Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science, is to train people from underserved communit ...  Show more

Using Genetic Information to Help People Be Healthy at 100: Anne Wojcicki, CEO of 23andMe

Discovering your ancestry through a DNA saliva test is commonplace and very popular today, but when 23andMe started offering the service to consumers in 2007, it was breaking new ground. “We started 23andMe with this mentality of being an activist brand. I want to empower people ...  Show more

Honoring Nurses After a Family Tragedy - Bonnie Barnes, CEO and Co-Founder of the DAISY Foundation

"Please don't ever forget why you are becoming a nurse," urges Bonnie Barnes of the DAISY Foundation. "Hold that in your heart always." Barnes has experienced firsthand the tremendous impact that a nurse's skillful and compassionate care can have on patients and families. In this ...  Show more

Creating a Better Way to Hire Nurses: Dr. Iman Abuzeid, Co-Founder and CEO of Incredible Health

Dr. Iman Abuzeid and Rome Portlock co-founded Incredible Health after observing a disconnect: The doctors Abuzeid knew complained about understaffing at their hospitals, and yet the nurses Portlock knew complained that it could take months to get a job. “We're like, ‘Okay, this d ...  Show more

The Global State of Nursing During COVID – Elizabeth Iro, Chief Nursing Officer at the World Health Organization

“I'm really proud of the global response from nurses to this pandemic. They really have stepped into a situation that is high risk, but they continue to care in the most difficult situations,” says Elizabeth Iro, a lifetime nurse and midwife who was appointed Chief Nursing Office ...  Show more

Cementing the Gains Telehealth Made During COVID – Ann Mond Johnson, CEO of the American Telemedicine Association

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Helping Doctors to Avoid Getting Ripped Off – Dr. James Dahle, Founder of The White Coat Investor

“I don't want doctors to get ripped off. They are wonderful people dedicated to healing the sick and injured, and they're getting taken advantage of way too often,” says emergency physician James Dahle. His own series of bad experiences with financial advice prompted a flurry of ...  Show more

Physician Assistants Are Showcasing Flexibility During COVID - Dr. Kevin Lohenry, Keck School of Medicine of USC

“It is the nature of our profession to be flexible, because our roles can change,” explains longtime PA and educator Dr. Kevin Lohenry. Physician assistants have had the chance to showcase that flexibility during the pandemic, quickly adjusting and moving into COVID-related roles ...  Show more

The COVID Pandemic Is a Paradigm Shift - Varun Khanna, Director at Siloam Hospitals Group, Indonesia

“I don't see a scientific way of saying that one fine day COVID-19 will vanish. We'll have to learn to manage life alongside infectious diseases, whether it's COVID-19 or something else,” says Varun Khanna. As a leader of one of Indonesia’s largest hospital systems, Khanna is cur ...  Show more

Giving Family Caregivers the Support They Need - Bianca Padilla, Co-Founder and CEO of Carewell

After being thrust into a caregiving role for her elderly grandmother after college, Bianca Padilla was shocked to discover how little support there was for family caregivers -- especially since relatives with no medical experience make up 90% of all senior care. She and her now- ...  Show more

The Special Value of PA Programs in a Time of Change: Christina Robohm, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

“We have the ability within our profession to quickly pivot in our educational programs because of their short-term nature. We can set the competency and quickly change curriculum,” says Christina Robohm, Regional Dean at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. And that’s j ...  Show more

Tools for Healthcare Leaders - Dr. Hanadi Hamadi and Dr. Shyam Paryani, University of North Florida Brooks College of Health

“Question everything,” advises Dr. Hanadi Hamadi to future healthcare professionals, but “always remember your lines and your boundaries, your mental health.” In this episode of Raise the Line, Dr. Hamadi joins her colleague at Brooks College of Health Dr. Shyam Paryani and Osmos ...  Show more

Key Lessons on Effective Leadership: Dr. John Tomkowiak, Washington State University Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine

“Leadership is a science, just like medicine, and there are theories and facts and best practices in leadership that we know work. If you understand them, then you can become a better leader,” says Dr. John Tomkowiak, who has had many opportunities to lead in his long career in m ...  Show more

A New Model of Healthcare for the Homeless - Dr. Michael Hochman, Inaugural CEO of SCAN's Homeless Medical Group Initiative

As California’s crisis of people experiencing homelessness continues to deepen, a major player in the state’s healthcare system is stepping up with a new approach to providing them with the healthcare services they need. “Homeless patients so often have distrust of the healthcare ...  Show more

“Nurse Mike” Serves Up Hacks for Life and Learning - Mike Linares, Founder and CEO of Simple Nursing


Discovering a Hybrid Learning Sweet Spot in India: Aakash Chaudhry, Managing Director at Aakash Educational Services Limited

“There was doubt that online education could work in preparation for competitive exams. That has been washed away by our pandemic experience,” says Aakash Chaudhry who helps lead Aakash Educational Services Limited (AESL), a leading player in India’s high stakes test prep industr ...  Show more