GNYHA’s Perspectives podcast takes a deep dive into hospital issues and operations. Each episode examines the perspectives of health care executives while discussing various topics.
Ep. 5 – GME and COVID-19
This episode of Perspectives takes an expert look at how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted graduate medical education (GME) programs. GNYHA’s Anu Ashok, Associate Vice President, GME and Physician Workforce Policy, interviews Teresa Smith, MD, Associate Dean, GME and Affiliations & Associate Professor, Clinical Emergency Medicine at SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University. This episode of Perspectives explores how GME programs have adapted to the challenges posed by COVID-19, how teaching hospitals can best support their residents, and what to expect as the new academic year begins. We’ll also discuss the surprising benefits that have emerged over the course of the pandemic.