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Dr. Seth Trueger: When the Doctor Becomes a Patient (Health & Veritas Ep. 37)

On the Health & Veritas podcast, Yale physician-professors Howard Forman and Harlan Krumholz talk about the latest news and ideas in healthcare and seek out the truth amid the noise. In the latest episode, they’re joined by Dr. Seth Trueger of Northwestern University, who was diagnosed with a rare autoimmune disorder in 2020. They discuss his experience navigating the healthcare system as a patient and what he’s learned about the challenges facing people with complex medical issues.

Seth Treuger
  • Howard P. Forman
    Professor of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, Economics, Public Health, and Management; Co-founder, Pozen-Commonwealth Fund Fellowship in Health Equity Leadership, MD/MBA Program, and MBA for Executives Program
  • Harlan M. Krumholz
    Harold H. Hines, Jr. Professor of Medicine and Director of the Yale Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation
  • Seth Trueger
    Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Listen now:


2022 Medicare Trustees Report

“A Cancer Trial’s Unexpected Result: Remission in Every Patient”

“PD-1 Blockade in Mismatch Repair–Deficient, Locally Advanced Rectal Cancer”

Seth Trueger: “The Best Bad News”

“Public Finance Balance of Smoking in the Czech Republic”

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