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Dr. Vishal Kumar

Interventional Radiologist

Dr. Vishal Kumar is an interventional radiologist with UCSF in California.

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Centering the Conversation Around Health Equity
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Podcasts Featuring Dr. Vishal Kumar

Episode #health-equity-06

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In this episode, our guest host Dr. Vishal Kumar interviews medical anthropologist and social scientist Dr. Kelly Knight of UCSF. They discuss the meaning of structural competency, methods for incorporating this concept into medical education, and how it can be applied to alleviate physician burnout.

Episode #health-equity-05

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In this episode of our Health Equity Series, guest host Dr. Vishal Kumar interviews emergency medicine resident Dr. Jamal Jefferson about the presence of law enforcement in emergency rooms and challenges with patient privacy and trust in the healthcare system.

Episode #health-equity-04

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As part of our Health Equity Series Dr. Vishal Kumar talks with Shane Snowdon about current challenges in healthcare for LGTBQ+ patients, how we can improve communication, reduce fear and misunderstanding, and be a true patient advocate, starting with our own education.

Episode #health-equity-03

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Dr. Vishal Kumar talks with special guest Dante D. King about some of the historical origins of health inequities, and persistent biases we see in our healthcare settings today. *Trigger Warning: Sexual assault is mentioned from 9:29-17:30.

Episode #health-equity-02

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Dr. Vishal Kumar invites Tawny Newsome and Elaine Martin to the show to discuss how we talk about race, and the language of oppression.

Episode #health-equity-01

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In this episode Dr. Kumar and Dr. Bennett discuss various levels of racism found in healthcare, and share allegories of racism as outlined by Dr. Camara P. Jones, including the gardeners tale.

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Optimizing LGBTQ+ Care with Shane Snowdon on the BackTable VI Podcast)
Historical Origins of Health Inequities with Dante King on the BackTable VI Podcast)
How We Talk About Race and the Language of Oppression with Tawny Newsome and Elaine Martin on the BackTable VI Podcast)
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