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Stay informed of the most relevant medical developments by subscribing to Clinical Conversations (podcasts.jwatch.org), from NEJM Journal Watch. This podcast features a round-up of the week's top medical stories, clinically-oriented interviews and listeners’ comments…in 30 minutes or less. Produced by the publishers of the New England Journal of Medicine, NEJM Journal Watch (jwatch.org) delivers independent, practical, and concise information you can trust.

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Stay informed of the most relevant medical developments by subscribing to Clinical Conversations (podcasts.jwatch.org), from NEJM Journal Watch. This podcast features a round-up of the week's top medical stories, clinically-oriented interviews and listeners’ comments…in 30 minutes or less. Produced by the publishers of the New England Journal of Medicine, NEJM Journal Watch (jwatch.org) delivers independent, practical, and concise information you can trust.

    Podcast 278: Where equity and community health intersect — a conversation with Joseph Betancourt

    Podcast 278: Where equity and community health intersect — a conversation with Joseph Betancourt

    An internist at Massachusetts General Hospital, Dr. Joseph Betancourt also runs their program on equity and community health. In this, the final entry in our four-interview exploration of race and clinical equity, Betancourt talks about the need for medical institutions to pay attention to what’s happening in their patients’ communities. To that end, MGH has a […]

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    Podcast 277: Race and clinical equity — know your patients — a conversation with Karen Dorsey Sheares

    Podcast 277: Race and clinical equity — know your patients — a conversation with Karen Dorsey Sheares

    Dr. Sheares talks about her experience with inequities. She believes that clinicians should aspire to be students of their patients as well as of the pathophysiology of the diseases their patients present with. Listen in. Running time: 20 minutes

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    Podcast 276: Pay attention to the structural barriers that contribute to clinical inequity — Karol Watson

    Podcast 276: Pay attention to the structural barriers that contribute to clinical inequity — Karol Watson

    In this, our second conversation on race and clinical equity, Dr. Karol Watson of UCLA offers her observations on what she’s observed as a cardiologist trying to deal with treatment plans for patients who’ve lost their health insurance or have had to go to a plan that doesn’t cover what’s needed. She reminds us that tagging […]

    • 10 min
    Podcast 275: Race and Clinical Equity — a Conversation with Dr. Kimberly Manning

    Podcast 275: Race and Clinical Equity — a Conversation with Dr. Kimberly Manning

    We’ve conducted a set of four interviews with physicians on the topic of race and clinical equity. The conversations center not so much on their published research, but on the roles that these physicians take in their organizations and, in addition, the stories they tell about their own experiences. Our first is with Dr. Kimberly Manning, who’s […]

    • 20 min
    Podcast 274: Preliminary Thoughts on the 2021 ASCO Gastrointestinal Cancer Conference

    Podcast 274: Preliminary Thoughts on the 2021 ASCO Gastrointestinal Cancer Conference

    Apologies for the long silence. We have been off doing other things — one of which has been figuring out how to cover conferences. Last month, after much preparation, we covered the American Society of Hematology (ASH) annual conference; our second foray consists of brief coverage of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) gastrointestinal […]

    • 18 min
    Podcast 273: The journals and the pandemic — NEJM

    Podcast 273: The journals and the pandemic — NEJM

    Eric Rubin is editor-in-chief of the New England Journal of Medicine. I asked him how COVID-19 has affected that journal, which has been around since the War of 1812 and seen its share of pandemics. Listen in — it’s the first in a planned series of interviews with the editors of the principal clinical journals. Running time: 19 minutes […]

    • 18 min

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