The Accad and Koka Report

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Conservative Means to Progressive Ends? Avik Roy on Healthcare

Health

04/12/2019Audio/Video
Is there a conservative path to universal healthcare? Avik Roy certainly believes so.
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Taking the USMLE to Task

Health

04/01/2019Audio/Video
Bryan Carmody, MD, discusses the machinations that constitute licensing examination in the United States.
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Psychiatry: Past, Present, and Future

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03/26/2019Audio/Video
Is there a way forward? Accad and Koka interview Paul McHugh, MD, one of the most important figures in academic psychiatry of the last thirty years.
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Industry-Sponsored Clinical Trials: An Insider's View

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03/20/2019Audio/Video
Mention the phrase “industry-sponsored clinical trial” and many eyes will immediately roll back. But, is the reaction justified? Dr. Milton Packer explains.
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MD vs NP: Patient Protection or Turf War?

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03/14/2019Audio/Video
The effort to extend the scope of practice of nurse practitioners and physician assistants worries many doctors, who are concerned that patients are getting short-changed in the process. Are these concerns simply motivated by protectionist interests? Dr. Rebekah Bernard discusses this massive push.
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The Opioid Epidemic: A Solo Physician’s Hopeful Response

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03/07/2019Audio/Video
Dr. Molly Rutherford illustrates what can be accomplished when physicians are free to care for patients privately, without the stigma associated with addiction and rehabilitation clinics.
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Are Doctors Selling Themselves Short?

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03/04/2019Audio/Video
Dr. Arvind Cavale, an entrepreneurial endocrinologist from Pennsylvania, explains how a small private practice can remain nimble, adopt technology, and deliver high quality care efficiently.
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Cardiology Health Policy: The Clinicians Strike Back

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02/28/2019Audio/Video
Dr. Rishi Wadhera on how rigorous science can put healthcare policy under scrutiny and show that the wisdom of the wonks frequently falls short.
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James Heathers: Why Science Needs Data Thugs

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02/22/2019Audio/Video
James Heathers and his fellow data vigilantes captured the limelight after exposing problems in the work of a world-famous nutrition researcher, which led to the retraction of five papers.
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Cost Sharing: Paying for Healthcare in an Ethical and Sustainable Way

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02/18/2019Audio/Video
Can we ever go back to a time when communities took care of the medical needs of their members without the intervention of governments and without the corrupting influence of health insurance? Accad and Koka interview Dale Bellis, founder of Liberty Healthshare.
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