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MJA Podcasts 2021 Episode 12: Ambulance travel and reperfusion after STEMI, with Dr Elly Redwood and Prof David Brieger
Vol 214, Issue 7: 12 April 2021. Dr Elly Redwood is a Basic Physician Trainee at Prince of Wales Hospital and Community Health Services. Professor David Brieger is an interventional cardiologist and Professor of Cardiology at Concord Repatriation General Hospital. They talk about the importance of ambulance transport to hospital in the event of ST-elevated myocardial infarction. With MJA news and online editor, Cate Swannell.
MJA Podcasts 2021 Episode 11: Prostate cancer treatments, with Prof Henry Woo and Dr Amy Teh
Vol 214, Issue 6: 5 April 2021. Dr Henry Woo is Director of Uro-Oncology at the Chris O'Brien Lifehouse. Dr Amy Teh is a radiation oncologist at Icon Cancer Centre. They discuss the merits and down sides of prostate cancer treatments and why men choose the treatments they do. With MJA news and online editor, Cate Swannell.
MJA Podcasts 2021 Episode 10: Monitoring ICU capacity nationwide, with Dr David Pilcher
Vol 214, Issue 6: 29 March 2021. Dr David Pilcher is an intensivist at Alfred Hospital in Melbourne, and Chair of ANZSIC's Centre for Outcome and Resource Evaluation. He discusses the Critical Health Resources Information System, developed during the COVID-19 pandemic in Victoria. With MJA news and online editor Cate Swannell.
MJA Podcasts 2021 Episode 9: Politics of pandemics, with Bill Bowtell, AO
Vol 214, Issue 6: 22 March 2021: Bill Bowtell, AO, is the executive director of the HIV/AIDS Project at the Lowy Institute for International Policy. He talks about the politics of pandemics, and Australia's responses to COVID-19. With MJA news and online editor, Cate Swannell
MJA Podcasts 2021 Episode 8: Where to now for Closing the Gap, with Dr Talila Milroy and A/Prof Lilon Bandler
Vol 214, Issue 5: 15 March 2021: Dr Talila Milroy is a GP and academic registrar at the University of Western Australia. Associate Professor Lilon Bandler is Senior Research Fellow with the Leaders in Indigenous Medical Education Network at the University of Melbourne. They talk about Indigenous health, Closing the Gap and Medicare reform. With MJA news and online editor Cate Swannell.
MJA Podcasts 2021 Episode 7: Aged care, altruism, dignity and respect, with Prof Joseph Ibrahim
Vol 214, Issue 5: 8 March 2021: Professor Joseph Ibrahim is the Head of Health Law and Ageing Research Unit at Monash University. He talks about reforming the aged care system, with respect, dignity, altruism and the resident at the centre of the model. With MJA news and online editor, Cate Swannell.