Aired Wednesday, 8 March 2017, 2:00 PM ET
Attending: Medicine, Mindfulness, and Humanity with Dr. Ronald Epstein
Today’s Star is Ronald Epstein, MD
Join us for a groundbreaking, intimate exploration for the general public about how doctors think and what matters most—safe, effective, patient-centered, compassionate care—from the foremost expert in the field.
About the Guest Dr. Ronald Epstein
Dr. Ronald Epstein is a Professor of Family Medicine, Psychiatry, and Oncology at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, where he directs Mindful Practice programs, the Center for Communication and Disparities Research, and the Dean’s Teaching Fellowship program. His landmark article, “Mindful Practice,” published in the Journal of the American Medical Association in 1999, has revolutionized physicians’ view of their work, and his writings are required at over a third of medical schools in the US. Dr. Epstein has been named one of America’s Best Doctors every year since 1998 by US News and World Report. He is the author of Attending: Medicine, Mindfulness, and Humanity.