Voices From American Medicine

Voices From American Medicine

  • Voices From American Medicine
  • A weekly conversation produced in cooperation with state medical societies and associations of Ameri...


From Electrical Engineer to Nutrisystem CEO: The Career Path of Dawn Zier

Hosted by: Frank Russomano Host Frank Russomano welcomes Nutrisystem, Inc CEO and President, Dawn Zier. Ms. Zier discusses her successful career path from an electrical engineering scholarship to publishing at Reader's Digest to her current executive role at Nutrisystem, Inc. Ms. Zier focuses on ways in which she has navigated these academic, publi...

July 21, 2014 | 13 min

A Pharmacist's Role in the Relief Efforts in Haiti

Hosted by: Frank Russomano What are the continuing rehabilitation efforts in Haiti? And, how can you assist in the continual medical needs of this country? Host Frank Russomano welcomes pharmacist Ro Brual to discuss his special volunteer work in Haiti before, during and after the Haiti earthquake of 2010. Mr. Brual is a pharmacist and Associate Co...

June 23, 2014 | 14 min

From Georgia — A Pioneer in Reproductive Medicine

Hosted by: Gary Epstein Guest: Dorothy Mitchell-Leef Dr. Dorothy Mitchell-Leef tells host Gary Epstein why she decided to go into medicine, despite the lack at the time of female physician role models, details many of the changes she has seen in the evolution of the role of women in medical practice. She also discusses the changes in reproductive m...

April 28, 2014 | 0 min

From Massachusets — The Healthcare Reform Landscape

Hosted by: Gary Epstein Guest: Alice Coombs A form of the universal healthcare debated in nationwide healthcare reform was implemented in 1996 in the state of Massachusetts. Dr. Alice Coombs, immediate past-president of the Massachusetts Medical Society, critical care specialist at South Shore Hospital and anesthesiologist with South Shore Anesthes...

December 17, 2012 | 15 min

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