24 episodes

Dr. Josh Belfer, a pediatric emergency medicine doctor in New York City, explores the intersection of medicine, sports, and pop culture. In each episode, Josh explores the different ways in which medicine plays a part in everyday society, and how doctors embrace their interests - even when those interests are a little bit outside of the traditional medical field.

Doctors Are People Too Dr. Josh Belfer

    • Health & Fitness
    • 5.0 • 33 Ratings

Dr. Josh Belfer, a pediatric emergency medicine doctor in New York City, explores the intersection of medicine, sports, and pop culture. In each episode, Josh explores the different ways in which medicine plays a part in everyday society, and how doctors embrace their interests - even when those interests are a little bit outside of the traditional medical field.

    What Makes a Great Doctor, featuring Dr. Kinjal Desai

    What Makes a Great Doctor, featuring Dr. Kinjal Desai

    Dr. Josh Belfer speaks to one of his closest friends in medicine (and outside of it) Dr. Kinjal Desai. Dr. Desai is a pediatric cardiologist, and is finishing her training in pediatric intensive care. Josh and Kinjal speak about their journeys from medical school to fellowship. They discuss the important mentors they had throughout their medical training, and the qualities that make a great medical student, resident, and physician.
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    • 45 min
    A Conversation with My Dad, featuring Dr. Robert Belfer

    A Conversation with My Dad, featuring Dr. Robert Belfer

    We are back with the first episode of SEASON 2! Dr. Josh Belfer speaks to one of his role models and greatest influences - his dad! Dr. Robert Belfer is a pediatric emergency medicine doctor and the host of the CHOP PEM Podcast. Josh and his dad talk about their decisions to go into medicine, the strong influence of Josh's mother and grandparents, and what it is like working in a busy pediatric emergency room.
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    • 49 min
    DAPT Conversations: Dr. Levi, Part 2

    DAPT Conversations: Dr. Levi, Part 2

    Dr. Josh Belfer continues his discussion with his high school classmate and good friend Dr. Levi Mulladzhanov, an anesthesiologist in Philadelphia. In part two of an ongoing series of discussions between the two, the pair talk about Dr. Levi's path to anesthesia, how they manage the pressures of high intensity medical situations, and begin to explore the challenges of residency.
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    • 19 min
    DAPT Conversations: Dr. Levi, Part 1

    DAPT Conversations: Dr. Levi, Part 1

    Dr. Josh Belfer speaks with his high school classmate and good friend Dr. Levi Mulladzhanov, an anesthesiologist in Philadelphia. In part one of an ongoing series of discussions between the two, the pair reminisce about the beginnings of their friendship, why they chose to go into medicine, and the hardships of medical school.
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    • 29 min
    Tabletochki: Ukraine's Biggest Childhood Cancer Charity | Episode presented by FIGS

    Tabletochki: Ukraine's Biggest Childhood Cancer Charity | Episode presented by FIGS

    Dr. Josh Belfer speaks with Olga Kudinenko, founder and chair of the board of the Tabletochki Charity Foundation. Tabletochki is the biggest childhood cancer charity in Ukraine, and helps to support pediatric patients and their families through every aspect of cancer treatment. Olga describes why she created the foundation, how it has grown exponentially over the last 10 years, and how the war in Ukraine has impacted the work that the foundation is doing.
    Learn more about Tabletochki, including opportunities to donate, here.
    Check out more of the Doctors Are People Too podcast on Instagram and TikTok!
    This week's episode is presented by FIGS. Use the code DAPT at wearFIGS.com for 15% off your first order.

    • 27 min
    Full Time Doctor, Full Time Mom | Episode presented by Mommabear Organics

    Full Time Doctor, Full Time Mom | Episode presented by Mommabear Organics

    Dr. Josh Belfer speaks with Dr. Julie La Barba, pediatrician and host of the Paging Dr. Mom podcast. Dr. La Barba speaks about her unique path to medicine (spoiler: it includes a stint in France!), her own experience as a patient, and how she has established a community of physician mothers supporting each other through her podcast!
    Check out Dr. Julie La Barba on the Paging Dr. Mom podcast.
    Check out more of the Doctors Are People Too podcast on Instagram and TikTok!
    This week's episode is presented by Mommabear Organics. Use the code SPRING15 at www.mommabearusa.com for 15% off.

    • 29 min

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