Oct 14, 2022
In this episode, host Shikha Jain, MD, speaks
with hospitalist and host of Explore The Space Podcast,
Mark Shapiro, MD, about honing impactful
communication skills, how health care workers can get involved in
politics and more.
- Welcome to another exciting episode of Oncology Overdrive
- About Shapiro :44
- The interview 3:15
- Tell us about your journey. How did you get to where you are
- Have you noticed that more health care workers seem to be
pushing their way into the political arena? Is that something we
need more of in health care? 5:56
- How did you start that exploration into advocacy work? … How
did you find the courage to start that mission-driven work?
- Why should we not frame “gun control” in the way it’s been
framed in the past, and what do we need to do to move things
- How did you learn to become such a good communicator when it
came to public health messaging? How did you develop that ability
to have those conversations? 16:53
- Shapiro’s experience with improvisational comedy and its effect
on social interactions with physicians
- Why are we talking more about climate change as it relates to
healthcare and medicine, and why are we the people who should be
talking about it? 22:53
- Tell us about your experience of being invited to the White
House. How did that happen, and what did you do there?
- How do you realize that amplifying others’ voices is something
that you can do? … What was the strategy you enacted to become such
a phenomenal amplifier? 32:10
- How did you come up with the concept of the Med Lasso
- If somebody could only listen the last minute or two of this
episode, what would you want them to take away?
- How to contact Shapiro 39:56
- Thanks for listening 41:38
Mark Shapiro, MD, is a practicing hospitalist
& is the creator, producer & host of Explore The Space
We’d love to hear from you! Send your comments/questions to Dr.
Jain at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Follow us on Twitter @HemOncToday and @ShikhaJainMD. Shapiro can be reached on
Twitter @ETSshow, via
on Instagram @explorethespaceshow,
or by searching Mark Shapiro, MD on LinkedIn.
Listen to Explore The Space Podcast wherever you listen to
podcasts, and visit www.explorethespaceshow.com
for more information.
Disclosures: Jain and Shapiro report no
relevant financial disclosures.