Gastro Broadcast

Gastro Broadcast

Latest Episodes

Episode #39: The Next Generation GI Physicians are Ready (and they are excited about the future)
August 23, 2022

Dr. Naresh Gunaratnam interviews Dr. Justin Forde about what GI fellows are focused on and thinking about as they begin their careers and what innovations they may bring into the organizations they jo

Episode #38: How to Accelerate Value-Based Care (it starts with bringing together health care industry leaders)
July 19, 2022

Dr. Michael Weinstein interviews Dr. Lindee Goh, who leads the healthcare practice with Tapestry Networks, an organization that brings together health care industry leaders to learn from one another,

Episode #37: On Whatever Career Path You Choose, #FindYourTribe (Scrubs & Heels is focused on empowering women in GI)
June 28, 2022

Two out of five GI fellows are women but account for less 18 percent of practicing gastroenterologists, and the number of women in leadership positions is even lower. Dr. Anita Afzali and Dr. Aline C

Episode #36: We’re Recording Live at DDW! (mergers, policy advocacy, GI fellowships and more…)
June 14, 2022

While at Digestive Disease Week last month, Dr. Michael Weinstein sat down to record a live interview with Dr. Nadeem Baig, vice president and chief medical officer of Allied Digestive Health in New

Episode #35: Long-Haul Truckers May be at Greater Risk for CRC (education is the key to increasing screening rates)
May 31, 2022

Dr. Michael Weinstein talks with Ellen Brooks of the Men’s Health Inequities (MHI) Research Lab at the University of Utah School of Medicine, who is a co-author of a new study on the prevalence of col

Episode #34: Innovation is not Only About Technology (how do we use our resources to care for people effectively?)
May 17, 2022

Kevin Harlen interviews fellow Tar Heel Dr. Spencer Dorn about innovation in health care and several start up companies that are changing the way GI physicians treat and monitor patients. Dr. D

Episode #33: What do Colonoscopy and Cabernet Have in Common? (catching up with One GI’s Mike Dragutsky)
April 12, 2022

This week, Dr. Fred Rosenberg catches up with Dr. Mike Dragutsky, who is a practicing gastroenterologist at Gastro One, and chairman of One GI, a managed services organization with practices in five

Episode #32: Stories are Powerful (how the Faces of Blue Campaign works to increase CRC Screening)
March 22, 2022

Dr. Michael Weinstein of Capital Digestive Care talks to Erin Peterson of the Colon Cancer Coalition and Dr. Milena Gould Suarez of Baylor College of Medicine about the Faces of Blue campaign and the

Episode #31: Should Adenoma Detection Rates be Made Public? (other quality measures are important to patients too)
February 22, 2022

Dr. Michael Weinstein of Capital Digestive Care talks to Dr. Costas Kefalas from Akron Digestive Disease Consultants about his work as the president of the GI Quality Improvement Consortium (GIQuIc),

Episode #30: Key to PCP Engagement — Cold Weather and Compelling Content (it helps if there’s a great lunch, too)
February 08, 2022

Dr. Lisa Mathew is joined by Dr. Michael Kreines of Gastro Health Ohio, who helped develop a continuing medical education (CME) program that facilitates engagement with primary care physicians (PCPs)