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How positive age beliefs can support positive health outcomes with Becca R. Levy, PhD
AMA CXO Todd Unger chats with Becca Levy, PhD, a professor of epidemiology at Yale School of Public Health and a professor of psychology at Yale University in New Haven, Conn., about how our beliefs about age influence health.
Dr. Levy is the author of a best-selling book: "Breaking the Age Code: How Your Age Beliefs Determine How Long and Well You Live"
Behavioral health integration best practices with Karen Smith, MD
AMA CXO Todd Unger welcomes back Karen Smith, MD, a family medicine physician in private practice in Raeford, N.C., who shares her personal experience and recommendations on integrating behavioral health care into private practice.
Rep. Suzan DelBene (D-WA) on legislation to help fix prior authorization
AMA CXO Todd Unger talks with Rep. Suzan DelBene (D-WA), a member of the House Ways and Means Committee and chair of the moderate New Democrat Coalition, about the “Improving Seniors’ Timely Access to Care Act,” an important piece of bipartisan legislation that would help ease prior authorization challenges physicians face in caring for their senior patients. Rep. DelBene is one of several bipartisan representatives who introduced this legislation in Congress and is working to get it passed.
For more information on the AMA's efforts to fix prior authorization, visit: https://fixpriorauth.org/
Lotte Dyrbye, MD, on physician mistreatment by patients, families and visitors
AMA CXO Todd Unger discusses the mistreatment and harassment of physicians and its effect on physician well-being with Lotte Dyrbye, MD, senior associate dean of faculty and chief well-being officer at the University of Colorado School of Medicine in Denver.
End-of-life care considerations for LGBTQ older adults with Carey Candrian, PhD
AMA CXO Todd Unger discusses caring for LGBTQ seniors and addressing disparities during end-of-life care with Carey Candrian, PhD, an associate professor at the University of Colorado School of Medicine in Denver.
AMA's new president on the year ahead with Jack Resneck Jr., MD
AMA CXO Todd Unger is joined by the AMA’s newly inaugurated president, Jack Resneck Jr., MD, a practicing dermatologist and health care policy expert in San Francisco. Dr. Resneck share his thoughts about the priorities and challenges for his upcoming term as president.
The AMA does such a good job covering a variety of topics. The guests offer valuable insight as well. I would recommend this podcast to anyone looking to be inspired and informed!
Episode 59 hits it out of the park!! Strong work on bringing practical wisdom to medicine!!!
Empowering, insightful and actionable! 🙌
Whether you’re well established as someone innovating in the medical world, or just getting started as a catalyst for change - this is a must-listen podcast for you! Todd and the entire AMA team do an incredible job leading conversations that cover a huge breadth of topics related to the ins and outs of successfully navigating an ever changing healthcare landscape - with leaders who are actually in the field themselves. Highly recommend listening and subscribing!