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The Inextricable Link Between Nature and Health

Jennifer Morris

Jennifer Morris is Chief Executive Officer of The Nature Conservancy, a global conservation organization working with partners around the world to conserve the lands and waters on which all life depends. Jennifer leads nearly 4,000 global staff who are dedicated to creating a world where people and nature thrive...

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Stephen Ubl – President & CEO of PhRMA

Stephen Ubl, CEO of PhRMA

A policy expert with a record of enacting meaningful healthcare reform, Steve joins me today to do a deep dive on the drug industry – examining costs, the supply chain, and the industry’s unprecedented response to Covid-19.

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Dr. Rich Besser: Building a Culture of Health in America’s Communities

Dr. Rich Besser

Dr. Rich Besser, President & CEO of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, on Building a Culture of Health in America’s Communities.

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Transformative Impact of Virtual Care on Health

A Second Opinion with Senator Bill Frist MD Healthcare Podcast

Today we’re doing something a little different. For the next 15 minutes I’ll be sharing my thoughts – as a provider with a 60-year history with telehealth – on the virtual care revolution we are living through now that will forever change healthcare as we know it. ...

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David Dill on Building the Leader in Community-Based Healthcare

David Dill

David shares with us how he as a CEO stays connected with each community his health system serves, and how his small town upbringing shaped his career and approach to leadership.

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Dr. Patty Gabow on More Women Leaders in Healthcare

Dr. Patty Gabow,

Dr. Patty Gabow is a nationally known leader in delivery system innovation who served for 20 years as CEO of Denver Health and Hospital Authority, an integrated safety net health care system. 

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Jason Gorevic on the Virtual Care Revolution

Jason Gorevic, CEO of Teladoc Health

Jason Gorevic, CEO of the global virtual healthcare leader Teladoc Health, joins Senator Frist on our latest podcast. 2020 was a monumental year for Teladoc as demand for telehealth exploded in the midst of the pandemic. Jason shares the behind-the-scenes story of how he and his team...

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Johnson & Johnson on their new single-dose Covid vaccine

Alex Gorsky

Alex Gorsky, Johnson & Johnson Chairman & CEO on their new single-dose Covid vaccine and preparing for the next public health crisis On the podcast today, Senator Frist is joined by Alex Gorsky, Chairman and CEO of Johnson & Johnson – a 135-year-old company that is at the forefront.

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Dr. David Feinberg on how Technology Can Save Lives

Dr. David Feinberg

Dr. David Feinberg is the head of Google Health. He is a visionary leader in healthcare, having previously run Geisinger and the UCLA health system. A triple-board certified psychiatrist, Dr. Feinberg is a champion for improving mental healthcare and making healthcare compassionate.

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Bob Ortenzio on Leading in the Post-Acute Care Space

Bob Ortenzio

Bob Ortenzio co-founded Select Medical in 1997, serving as its CEO for nearly 13 years, and now serves as its Executive Chairman. Select is one of the largest operators of critical illness recovery hospitals, rehabilitation hospitals, physical therapists, and outpatient rehab clinics in the United States.

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