Coronavirus Q & A: Managing the Pandemic
Paul Starr, PhD, Professor of Sociology and Public Affairs at Princeton University, discusses policy options for achieving a new normal in the COVID-19 pandemic. Recorded Thursday, May 28, 2020. Related Article: Using Controlled Trials to Resolve Key Unknowns About Policy During the COVID-19 Pandemic (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - June 1, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Potential Implications of Lowering the Medicare Eligibility Age to 60
Interview with Zirui Song, M.D., Ph.D., author of Potential Implications of Lowering the Medicare Eligibility Age to 60 (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - May 29, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Reporting USMLE Step 1 Scores as Pass/Fail: An Opportunity for Medical Education and Training
Interview with Humayun J. Chaudhry, DO, author of The USMLE Step 1 Decision: An Opportunity for Medical Education and Training (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - May 26, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

USPSTF Recommendation: Primary Care –Based Interventions to Prevent Illicit Drug Use in Children, Adolescents, and Young Adults
Interview with Michael Silverstein, MD, MPH, USPSTF member and coauthor of Primary Care–Based Interventions to Prevent Illicit Drug Use in Children, Adolescents, and Young Adults: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - May 26, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

The NIH Accelerating COVID-19 Therapeutic Interventions and Vaccines (ACTIV) Initiative
US National Institutes of Health (NIH) Director Francis S. Collins, MD, PhD, discusses the agency's new initiative to collaborate with other agencies and industry to accelerate development and testing of COVID-19 treatments and vaccines. Recorded May 19, 2020. Related: Accelerating COVID-19 Therapeutic Interventions and Vaccines (ACTIV): An Unprecedented Partnership for Unprecedented Times (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - May 21, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Immunity Passports in the Time of COVID-19
Ezekiel Emanuel, MD, PhD, of the Perelman School of Medicine's Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, discusses the use of immunity licensing (immunity passports) as a means to restore public travel, activity, and the economy following the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. Recorded May 11, 2020. Related: The Ethics of COVID-19 Immunity-Based Licenses (“Immunity Passports”) (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - May 13, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

When Should Physicians Act on Non –Statistically Significant Results From Clinical Trials?
Interview with Paul J. Young, PhD, author of When Should Clinicians Act on Non–Statistically Significant Results From Clinical Trials? (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - May 8, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Coronavirus Q & A: Update From the CDC
Anne Schuchat, MD, Principal Deputy Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), discusses evolution of CDC guidance and latest developments in the COVID-19 pandemic. Recorded Friday May 1, 2020. (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - May 6, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

COVID-19 and Health Care's New Normal
Don Berwick, MD, MPP, of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement, discusses choices societies and the medical profession can make to improve health care and reduce inequities as we move out of the acute phase of the coronavirus pandemic. (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - May 6, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Coronavirus Q & A: Update From the CDC
Anne Schuchat, MD, Principal Deputy Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), discusses evolution of CDC guidance and latest developments in the COVID-19 pandemic. Recorded Friday May 1, 2020. (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - May 5, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Understanding Brain Death
Interview with Robert D. Truog, MD, MA, author of Understanding Brain Death (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - May 1, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

COVID-19 and US Health Care Spending
The US spends more on health care as a proportion of its GDP than any other nation. Will the COVID-19 pandemic reduce or accelerate that spending? Sherry Glied, PhD, Dean and Professor of Public Service at New York University, explains. Recorded Monday, April 27, 2020. Read the article The Potential Effects of Coronavirus on National Health Expenditures (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - April 29, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

USPSTF Recommendation: Tobacco Use Prevention and Cessation in Children and Adolescents
Interview with Michael Silverstein, MD, MPH, USPSTF member and coauthor of Primary Care Interventions for Prevention and Cessation of Tobacco Use in Children and Adolescents: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - April 28, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Predicting the COVID-19 Pandemic
Marc Lipsitch, DPhil, an infectious diseases epidemiologist developing biological and modeling approaches to pathogen transmission and outbreaks, discusses evolution of the COVID-19 pandemic in summer and fall 2020. Originally recorded April 22, 2020. (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - April 24, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Irregularities and Misconduct in Clinical Trials: Increasing Access to FDA Inspection Reports
Interview with Aaron S. Kesselheim, MD, JD, MPH, author of Increasing Access to FDA Inspection Reports on Irregularities and Misconduct in Clinical Trials (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - April 23, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

COVID-19: From Mitigation to Containment
Rochelle Walensky, MD, MPH, of Harvard University discusses public health strategies and policies for lifting shelter-in-place and quarantine and for returning the US to a new post-first-wave normal. Recorded Monday April 20, 2020. (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - April 22, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

The Need to Improve the Clinical Utility of Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Tests: Either Too Narrow or Too Broad
Interview with Madison Kilbride, PhD, author of The Need to Improve the Clinical Utility of Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Tests: Either Too Narrow or Too Broad (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - April 21, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Coronavirus and Health Policy
JAMA Health Forum editors John Ayanian, MD, MPP, and Melinda Buntin, PhD, discuss changes in US health care and health policy driven by the coronavirus pandemic. Recorded April 16, 2020. (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - April 20, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Delayed Antibiotic Prescriptions in Ambulatory Care —Reconsidering a Problematic Practice
Interview with Jeffrey A. Linder, MD, author of Delayed Antibiotic Prescriptions in Ambulatory Care: Reconsidering a Problematic Practice (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - April 16, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

New York City Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update
New York City coronavirus update from Mitchell Katz, MD, President and CEO of NYC Health + Hospitals, the largest municipal public health system in the United States. Recorded April 13, 2020. (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - April 15, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Q & A With Anthony Fauci, MD
NIAID Director and Presidential Coronavirus Task Force Advisor Anthony Fauci, MD, discusses recent developments in the global COVID-19 pandemic with JAMA Editor Howard Bauchner, MD. Recorded April 8, 2020. (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - April 10, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Coronavirus Q & A: Former Utah Governor and HHS Secretary Mike Leavitt
US states are taking the lead in managing the COVID-19 pandemic. What can state governors expect from the federal government and from the US Department of Health and Human Services? Governor Mike Leavitt from Leavitt Partners joins JAMA Editor Howard Bauchner, MD, in this live Q&A. Recorded April 8, 2020. (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - April 10, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Clinical Review
Questions about testing, chloroquine toxicity, duration of immunity and reinfection, and what to expect next are gripping the US as the novel coronavirus spreads. JAMA Associate Editor Preeti Malani, MD, professor of medicine and Chief Health Officer at the University of Michigan, discusses recent developments in a live conversation with JAMA Editor in Chief Howard Bauchner. Recorded on April 6, 2020. (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - April 8, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

USPSTF Recommendation: Screening for Bacterial Vaginosis to Prevent Preterm Delivery
Interview with Chien-Wen W Tseng, MD, MPH, USPSTF member and coauthor of Screening for Bacterial Vaginosis in Pregnant Persons to Prevent Preterm Delivery: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - April 7, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Update: Epidemics in History
Infectious epidemics have always driven change and triggered discrimination in human societies. Frank Snowden, DPhil, Professor Emeritus of History and History of Medicine at Yale University and author of Epidemics and Society: From the Black Death to the Present (Yale University Press, 2019), puts the COVID-19 pandemic in historical context. (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - April 6, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

The Role of Physicians in Addressing Social Determinants of Health
Interview with Sandro Galea, MD, author of The Role of Physicians in Addressing Social Determinants of Health (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - April 3, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Critical Care Management
Noninvasive ventilation (NIV), working with dying patients’ families, use of experimental therapies, and more. JAMA Associate Editor Derek Angus, MD, MPH, Distinguished Professor and Chair of Critical Care Medicine at the University of Pittsburgh, provides a COVID-19 ICU management update. Watch the recording of this livestream (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - April 2, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: The Near Future
How does the current pandemic compare to historical infectious outbreaks and what can we expect in summer and fall of 2020? Nicholas Christakis, MD, PhD, MPH, director of the Human Nature Lab, Co-director of the Institute of Network Science, and Sterling Professor of Social and Natural Science at Yale University, discusses the epidemiology of COVID-19. (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - April 1, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Fairly Rationing ICU Care
Hospitals need ways to make rational, fair decisions about who gets ICU beds and ventilators if COVID-19 patients overwhelm capacity. Douglas B. White, MD, MAS, Director of the Program on Ethics and Decision Making in Critical Illness at the University of Pittsburgh, discusses a framework for those decisions and a guideline he helped develop for allocation of scarce resources in public health emergencies. (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - March 30, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Vaccines and Immunity
As COVID-19 spreads globally, populations who survive their illness will become immune. Mayo Vaccine Research Group Director Gregory Poland, MD, discusses antibody responses, duration of immunity, vaccine safety, and the prospects for using convalescent serum to passively immunize people unexposed to SARS-CoV-2. (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - March 26, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Coronavirus in New York - Report From the Front Lines
The ARDS in COVID-19 patients appears more responsive to PEEP and prone ventilation but seems to requires prolonged ventilation and to be associated with myocardial injury. Michelle N. Gong, MD, MS, Chief of Critical Care Medicine at Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx, discusses her department's experience managing critically ill coronavirus patients, procuring diagnostic tests and personal protective equipment (PPE) for her staff, and more. (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - March 24, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Mitigation: Preparing Hospitals and Health Systems
The strategy for managing the COVID-19 pandemic has shifted from containment to mitigation. What does that mean for US hospitals and health systems? Kaiser Permanente Executive Vice President Stephen M. Parodi, MD, discusses telemedicine, protecting health care workers, equipment allocation planning, and more. (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - March 20, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

COVID-19 Update with NIAID ’s Anthony Fauci, MD; March 18, 2020
Diagnostic testing, NSAIDs, ACE Inhibitors, antivirals, and more. Anthony Fauci, MD from NIAID discusses latest developments in the spread and clinical management of COVID-19 and the SARS-CoV-2 virus with JAMA Editor Howard Bauchner, MD. JAMA Coronavirus Resource Center (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - March 19, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Coronavirus Testing – March 16 Q & A with the CDC ’s Jay Butler, MD
Coronavirus testing will help countries manage coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) but will raise questions about how to counsel patients about their test results. The CDC's Deputy Director for Infectious Diseases Jay C. Butler, MD, talks with JAMA Editor Howard Bauchner about what to advise healthy patients with positive PCR results, sick patients with negative test results, exposed health care workers, and more. (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - March 17, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Coronavirus Testing
Coronavirus testing will help countries manage coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) but will raise questions about how to counsel patients about their test results. The CDC's Deputy Director for Infectious Diseases Jay C. Butler, MD, talks with JAMA Editor Howard Bauchner about what to advise healthy patients with positive PCR results, sick patients with negative test results, exposed health care workers, and more. (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - March 17, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Coronavirus in Italy —Report From the Front Lines
Physicians in Lombardy, Italy, have been overwhelmed by COVID-19 patients requiring critical care. Based on an existing ECMO center network they developed an ICU network to rapidly identify, triage, and manage patients infected with SARS-2-CoV. Maurizio Cecconi, MD, of Humanitas University in Milan discusses the region’s approach to the surge, including clinical and supply management, health care worker training and protection, and ventilation strategies, with JAMA Editor Howard Bauchner. Read the article: Critical Care Utilization for the COVID-19 Outbreak in Lombardy, Italy: Early Experience and Forecast During an ...
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - March 13, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

When Guidelines Recommend Shared Decision-Making
Interview with Victor M. Montori, MD, MSC, author of When Guidelines Recommend Shared Decision-making (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - March 13, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

COVID-19 Update With NIAID's Anthony Fauci, MD; March 6, 2020
Coronavirus testing, mortality, vaccine development, containment vs mitigation, and more. JAMA Editor Howard Bauchner, MD, interviews US NIAID Director Anthony Fauci, MD, about the latest developments in SARS-CoV-2 science and global spread of infection. (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - March 7, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

USPSTF Recommendation: Screening for Hepatitis C Virus Infection in Adolescents and Adults
Interview with Michael J. Barry, MD, Task Force member and coauthor of Screening for Hepatitis C Virus Infection in Adolescents and Adults: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - March 2, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

A Low-Carbon Future Could Improve Global Health and Save Money
Interview with Jonathan A. Patz, MD, MPH, author of A Low-Carbon Future Could Improve Global Health and Achieve Economic Benefits (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - February 28, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

The Inevitable Reimagining of Medical Education
Interview with Ezekiel J. Emanuel, M.D., Ph.D., author of The Inevitable Reimagining of Medical Education (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - February 27, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

USPSTF Recommendation: Screening for Cognitive Impairment
Interview with Chyke A Doubeni, MD, MPH, author of Screening for Cognitive Impairment in Older Adults: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - February 25, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

The Evolution of Schools of Thought in Medicine: Healthy Tensions
Interview with David Naylor, MD DPhil, author of The Evolution of Schools of Thought in Medicine: Healthy Tensions (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - February 24, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

COVID-19 Update From China
By mid-February 2020 there were 60,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19, the vast majority diagnosed in Hubei Province (including Wuhan city) in mainland China. China CDC Chief Epidemiologist Zunyou Wu, MD, PhD discusses the latest COVID-19 developments in the country with JAMA Editor in Chief Howard Bauchner, MD. (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - February 14, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

JAMA Author Interviews Becomes “Conversations with Dr Bauchner”
JAMA Author Interviews is taking on a new look! Be sure to subscribe to Conversations with Dr Bauchner, a podcast that features the same insightful interviews with leading researchers and thinkers in health care. Covering a broad range of practice-changing research and important innovations, Conversations with Dr Bauchner is a convenient way to stay current with the most pressing issues facing medicine and healthcare. Listen and subscribe at jamanetworkaudio.com. (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - February 13, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

The 2019 Novel Coronavirus Outbreak – Update From NIAID’s Anthony Fauci, MD
In February 2020 the nature of the 2019-nCoV outbreak is still slowly coming into focus but it appears to be acting more like bad pandemic influenza (efficient spread, overall lower mortality) than like SARS (less efficient spread, overall higher mortality). Anthony Fauci, MD, of the US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) discusses the latest developments with JAMA Editor in Chief Howard Bauchner. Coronavirus Resource Center (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - February 7, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts