Episode 16 of Books and Ideas
is an interview with Dr. Steven Novella from the popular podcast
The Skeptics Guide to the
. This is a personal interview in which Dr. Novella
talks about choosing to become a physician and a neurologist. As a
practicing physician at Yale, Dr. Novella is in a good position to
reflect on how advances in neuroscience are influencing patient
care. We also talk about the challenge of helping patients
get accurate information and the importance of skeptical thinking
when evaluating healthcare claims.
and additional links go to http://booksandideas.com
Send feedback to gincampbell at mac dot com.
Ginger Campbell, MD also hosts the Brain Science Podcast
Length: 38 minutes 16 seconds