Dr. Robert Wachter on Covid, California, and the future of medicine


Manage episode 266650277 series 2618235
By Jeff Schechtman. 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.

Dr. Robert M. Wachter is a professor and chair of UC San Francisco Department of Medicine. The author of more than 300 articles and six books, he’s been ranked as one of the most influential physician-executives in the U.S. He discusses California’s original success in dodging the Covid-19 bullet, and why it now may be catching up with us. He discusses how much smarter we’ve become in four months, how much longer Covid-19 may be with us, and how medicine will be transformed forever.

108 episodes