Things They Didn't Teach in Med School

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By MedSchoolCoach, Erkeda DeRouen, and MD. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

Erkeda DeRouen talks to Dr. Amita Kumar, a primary care physician, Internal Medicine Board-Certified. Her clinical practice focuses on preventive medicine with a special interest in postmenopausal symptom treatments, diabetes, hypertension, and eczema. Dr. Kumar talks about her journey to medicine and the things that should be taught in medical school.

  • [00:34] Getting to Know Dr. Amita Kumar
  • [04:13] Why Dr. Kumar Settled on Internal Medicine
  • [06:58] The Things Dr. Kumar Believes Should Be Taught in Medical School
  • [09:37] Benefits of Having Passions Outside of Medicine
  • [10:24] The Big Changes Needed in Our Healthcare Systems
  • [11:55] Best Piece of Advice Dr. Kumar Has Ever Received

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