Bill Cook, founder of The Cook Group, a medical device manufacturer, will explain his proposal to provide more primary care services through in-store clinics already operating in pharmacies and retail stores.
Jamie Renbarger, M.D., assistant professor of pediatrics and clinical pharmacology, and David Flockhart, M.D., Ph.D., professor of medicine and medical genetics, both with Indiana University School of Medicine, will discuss research into treatments for pediatric leukemia.
George Bonnano, Ph.D., professor of education and psychology at Columbia University’s Teacher College, will discuss his book, The Other Side of Sadness: What the New Science of Bereavement Tells Us About Life After Loss, which challenges conventional wisdom about grieving.
Also this week, Sound Medicine will air a new installment of “Grace Notes,” a series of first-person essays about end-of-life issues written and read by Larry Cripe, M.D., associate professor of medicine and director of palliative care services at Indiana University Hospital. The focus is on faith, hope and love.
This week’s Sound Medicine “Checkup” will explore skin cancer and driving habits, with Scott Fosko, M.D., chairman of dermatology at St. Louis University School of Medicine.
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