Andy DeLaO, also known as the Cancer Geek is my guest this week. We discuss his journey to oncology, the many, multiple hats he’s worn within the landscape of healthcare, the value of valuing the patient’s input, and the origins and potential of the #MyIdealPtExp discussion. Enjoy.
Follow Andy on Twitter @cancergeek.
For more elaborate thoughts from Andy, go to cancergeek.wordpress.com and for more information about #MyIdealPtExp, read this post about Andy’s Anti-Patient Friendly Experience and this post about #MyIdealPtExp.
And, you can follow the ongoing discussion around #MyIdealPtExp on Twitter.
This week I’m joined by Jen Savant for an informative conversation about Southern California Hockey fandom. The majority of the podcast actually focuses on food allergies, how her family discovered and adapted to a long list of combined allergies for her three children, the importance of a thorough investigation of food labels, and how she has grown as a food allergy advocate. I promise, after listening to this one you will come away having learned a lot. Enjoy.
Follow Jen on Twitter @aller_jen.
This week Parris Lilly and I discuss a dog joining the Lilly family, my upcoming wedding, life in San Francisco, the passing of Leonard Nimoy, the possibility of a black Spider-Man, GamertagRadio joining the Play.It Network, and the glory that is 4K television. Enjoy.
Follow Parris on Twitter @vicious696 and gamertagradio.com.
Scott Benner is my guest this week, along with my cat, his dog, my shaky internet connection, and his possessed phone. Despite the real world getting in the way, we talk at length about life after his book, putting Katie Couric on hold for NPR, his new podcast, and his perspective on connecting with parents of children recently diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. Enjoy.
Follow Scott on Twitter @ardensday, ardensday.com, and juiceboxpodcast.com.
This week, Britt Johnson joins me for a discussion about freelancing as a patient advocate, the difficult work/life balance of patient advocacy, and a look back on her 48-hour live tweeting effort of her #ChronicLife. Enjoy.
Follow Britt on Twitter @hurtblogger and thehurtblogger.com.
Dr. Mike Sevilla joins me to talk about his TEDxYoungstown speech, how to prepare a speech about social media, and healthisprimary.org. We also discuss the measles outbreak, the discussion around vaccinations, and the role doctors can (and must) play in using social media to help educate the public. Enjoy.
Follow Dr. Sevilla on Twitter @drmikesevilla and drmikesevilla.com.
George Simmons is on the podcast this week talking about life in southern California, smog, and Quentin Tarantino. George also shares his perspective on having a college-age child, the maturation of DSMA Live, and the joys of the diabetes online community. Enjoy.
Follow George on Twitter @Ninjabetic and diabetescaf.org.