Dec 7, 2020
Megan L. Ranney, MD, MPH, FACEP, is an emergency physician, researcher, public health advocate and media commentator. In this episode, she discusses the Lifespan Center for Digital Health and what “new power” means for bringing change in the health care field.
Megan L. Ranney, MD, MPH, FACEP is an emergency physician, researcher, and national advocate for innovative approaches to public health. She holds the Warren Alpert Endowed Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine at Alpert Medical School of Brown University and is founding director of the Brown-Lifespan Center for Digital Health. She is an editor for Annals of Emergency Medicine, a Fellow of the fifth class of the Aspen Institute’s Health Innovators Fellowship Program, and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network. She has received numerous awards for technology innovation, public health, and research, including Rhode Island Woman Physician of the Year and the American College of Emergency Physicians’ Policy Pioneer Award. She is also a frequent media commentator on outlets ranging from CNN to the Atlantic to the New York Times regarding the value of a national public health strategy.
Disclosures: Jain reports she is a paid freelance writer for Lippincott. Ranney reports receiving NIH and CDC funding, as well as funding from Medscape to provide education on COVID-19 testing, and volunteer positions on board of directors of AFFIRM Research and GetUsPPE.
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