Dr. Griffith discusses the first animal-to-human heart transplant, the work he and his team did in preparation, and how they shattered the barriers around xenotransplantation.
43 min.
In this episode, Dr. Tom Cooke interviews Dr. Rian Hasson—assistant professor of thoracic surgery at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center.
58 min.
Dr. Tom Varghese interviews Dr. Sara Pereira—professor of surgery at University of Utah.
47 min.
Listen as they share why they both wanted to become surgeons, their experiences being the first black faculty within their individual divisions, their goals for working with their communities in Boston, the considerations of raising a family as a cardiothoracic surgeon, and where they see the specialty going in the future.
47 min.
A globally recognized expert in the management of lung cancer, Dr. Donington shares how her love of science and her childhood as one of eight shaped her and her career.
34 min.
An artificial intelligence strategist for the Department of Defense and skilled cardiothoracic and transplant surgeon, Dr. Tetteh has completed more than 20 marathons and authored several books.
56 min.
Dr. Molena shares how her medical journey brought her to the United States—which required repeating much of her European training—and the importance of finding a community of supporters at each step.
1 hr. 15 min.
Dr. David Tom Cooke interviews Dr. Mark Orringer—a general thoracic surgery pioneer who developed the transhiatal esophagectomy, the most prevalent surgery for esophageal cancer.
1 hr. 3 min.
A conversation with Haytham Kaafarani, MD, MPH, about Second Victim Syndrome.
1 hr. 2 min.
Listen as the conversation explores the ways in which toughness and resilience equip individuals with the skills to succeed and become their best selves.
1 hr. 7 min.
Porath has dedicated her career to understanding the business and personal impacts of how people treat one another in the workplace, and how the influence of leaders plays a huge role in happiness and engagement at work.
1 hr. 14 min.
Buckingham’s work focuses on unlocking people’s strengths, increasing their performance, and defining a better future for how people work.
1 hr. 10 min.