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This edition: Medical Schools Train Health Care Providers-Part 2

Episode Details

Original tape date: March 14, 2013.

First aired: May 13, 2013.

In Part 2 of their conversation, Drs. Charney, Halperin, Smith and Spiegel focus on the every increasing need for primary care physicians and the various plans designed to encourage doctors to enter and practice their skills in this discipline for the life of their careers. Compensation for salary disparity is being considered. The discussion broadened to include the participation of health care providers, such as nurse practitioners and physician associates.

Guest List

Dr. Dennis Charney Dean , Icahn School of Medicine/Mount Sinai

Dr. Edward Halperin Chancellor, New York Medical College

Dr. Lawrence Smith Physician in-Chief/Dean, LIJ School of Medicine-Hofstra North Shore

Dr. Allen Spiegel Dean, Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Yeshiva University

Michael Stoler Host, The Stoler Report