The Accad and Koka Report

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Can We Have a Reasonable Discussion About Vaccines?

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7 hours agoAudio/Video
Are public health concerns about unvaccinated children sufficient to trump individual liberty? Accad and Koka interview Dr. Niran Al-Aqba, a board-certified pediatrician in Washington State.
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Conservative Means to Progressive Ends? Avik Roy on Healthcare

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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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