Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine

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Afraid of the Doctor: Every Parent's Guide to Preventing and Managing Medical Trauma is the first book written for parents with the primary goal of equipping them with the knowledge and skills to support their children through medical challenges. This week Dr. Greg talks with book co-author Meghan Marsac, a psychologist at Kentucky Chidren's Hospital.


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This week on Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine we catch up with Baillie McCane, UK Trauma outreach and injury prevention coordinator.  She talks about two issues of particular importance; Back To School Safety and September being Falls Prevention Awareness Month. 


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Dr. Emily Sedgwick, Exeuctive Chief Medical Officer at UK HealthCare is an experienced leader in complex academic and non-academic healthcare systems, including hospital, ACO, physician multi-disciplinary group, and CIN leadership. As a nationally-recognized patient-centered healthcare innovator, Dr. Sedgwick was recognized as Press Ganey's national Physician of the Year for her creation of a same day breast biopsy program, which she helped implement at UK HealthCare.  She talks about always striving to improve the patient experience in this week's edition of Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine.

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The Delta Variant has proved to be every bit the gamechanger that medical researchers thought. This week Dr. Greg visits with friend and colleague Vaneet Arora, associate professor of pathology and laboratory medicine at UK HealthCare about the latest on the COVID-19 pandemic.


Building on its success with previous COVID-19 vaccine studies, the University of Kentucky has been selected as a site for a trial to assess dose levels of a Johnson & Johnson booster shot. Dr. Greg talks with study manager George Edgar Hoover; UK Center for Clinical and Translational Science Clinical Research Manager.

  

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August is National Immunization Awareness Month and to commemorate the designation Dr. Greg speaks with Dr. Erich Maul, Chief, Division of Hospital Pediatrics, Medical Director, Acute Care and Progressive Care at Kentucky Children's hospital, and his 13 year old daughter Avery, who recently got her COVID-19 vaccination. Hear their stories in this week's edition of Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine.

  

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This week on Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine we hear from Dr. Charles Lutz, Vice Chair for Research. Director of Molecular Pathology for UK HealthCare, who along with Villa Hills Area nephrologist and pediatrician Elizabeth C. Jackson, co-authored a recent op/ed warning of the human health dangers of burning fossil fuels.

  

Loss of taste and smell is a common symptom among COVID-19 patients. This week on Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine we hear from Dr. Dan Han, Chief of Neuropsychology Division at UK HealthCare, and Professor of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine. 

  

  

  

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This week Dr. Greg and colleague Vaneet Arora, associate professor and associate director of clinical microbiology in the UK College of Medicine, separate myth from fact when it comes to the rapidly spreading, highly transmissable Delta Variant of COVID-19.


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Since the beginning of the pandemic we've been flooded by information, and in some cases misinformation. This week Dr. Greg talks with Dan O’Hair, professor in the College of Communication and Information, who collaborated along with Mary John O’Hair, professor of educational leadership studies in the College of Education, on a new book on communication during the COVID-19 pandemic.


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