Episode 91: Levelling the Playing Field

The EMJ Podcast: Insights For Healthcare Professionals

Feb 18 2022 • 42 mins

This week, Jonathan is joined by Dr Steve Wexner, Chairman of the Department of Colorectal Surgery at the Cleveland Clinic, Miami, Florida, USA. In this episode, the pair consider how the coronavirus pandemic has affected surgery, faculty meetings, and clinical education. As they outline Dr Wexners illustrious career, a range of pertinent topics are discussed, including greener’ travel and remote healthcare, disparities in access to modern medicine and the poverty gap,the legal steps involved with safely innovating in science, and advances in minimally invasive surgery.