Sound Medicine is a weekly hour about health and medicine - featuring a lively blend of studio interviews, field reports and short items on topics ranging from nutrition to sports medicine, cancer to cardiology.
Friday, January 23, 2015 8:49pm
Friday, January 23, 2015 6:04pm
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 7:06pm
This week on the Sound Medicine Radio Hour, why more doctors are going back to school for MBAs; a major push to bring more gender balance to medical research; an inside look at the life of a radiologist; and a story about how diabetes service dogs are saving lives. Plus, what is your surgeon jamming to while he cuts you open?
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 11:28am
The changing face of the healthcare industry is leading a growing number of physicians to pursue an MBA degree to complement their medical training. Close to 60 medical school programs nationwide now offer joint programs that combine an MD and MBA.
Monday, January 12, 2015 9:13pm
A pediatrician at Harlem Hospital Center is finishing up a visit with her 11 year old patient. Alysia Borden has asthma. It’s made worse because she’s overweight. Her doctor is giving her the usual advice - exercise more, eat healthier. But then she pulls out a prescription pad, scribbles something and hands the prescription to the girl’s mother. But it’s not for medicine. Instead, it’s for fruits and vegetables at local farmer’s markets.