America Dissected

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May 4, 2021 - 30:36
Abdul shares how he found his passion for public health. He lays out why we have to pay attention to the space where science, culture,...

America Dissected: Season 3 - Coming May 4th

April 30, 2021 - 02:02
The pandemic reminds us that when it comes to health, there’s so much more out there to understand. Every week, Dr. Abdul El-Sayed, a...

Season Finale: The beginning of the end

April 27, 2021 - 44:52
Abdul reflects on the pandemic and what it’s taught us about ourselves and our societies. Then Abdul shares his own vaccine experience...

About The Show

The pandemic reminds us that when it comes to health, there’s so much more out there to understand--like how new genetic discoveries could change our relationship with our genes or how climate change could accelerate the next pandemic. In season 3, Dr. Abdul El-Sayed, physician and former city health commissioner, talks to doctors, scientists, culture makers, and policy leaders to dissect how science, policy, and culture shape health. New episodes of America Dissected every Tuesday.

More Episodes

The next one.

May 4, 2021 - 30:36
Abdul shares how he found his passion for public health. He lays out why we have to pay attention to the space where science, culture,...

America Dissected: Season 3 - Coming May 4th

April 30, 2021 - 02:02
The pandemic reminds us that when it comes to health, there’s so much more out there to understand. Every week, Dr. Abdul El-Sayed, a...

Season Finale: The beginning of the end

April 27, 2021 - 44:52
Abdul reflects on the pandemic and what it’s taught us about ourselves and our societies. Then Abdul shares his own vaccine experience...

Frontline fatigue with Jenny Gold & Dr. Paloma Marin-Nevarez

April 20, 2021 - 41:41
Abdul salutes the frontline healthcare providers. Then he talks to Jenny Gold, Senior Correspondent at Kaiser Health News, and Dr....

Dining in...a pandemic with Corby Kummer and Chef Amanda Cohen

April 13, 2021 - 40:37
Abdul talks reflects on the little joys the pandemic robbed from us--and the big impact they have on the businesses that provide them....

Ready or Not with John Auerbach

April 6, 2021 - 37:37
Abdul breaks down why we were so ill-prepared for COVID-19. Then he talks to John Auerbach, former Associate Director of the CDC and...