The Santa Fe-based medical rescue organization, Global Outreach Doctors, has a new mission in eastern Congo. GoDocs’ founder and leader Dr. Andrew Lustig says his assessment team found a region with great medical needs, especially for the mental and physical health of women in a largely-ungoverned, perpetual conflict zone. They also found a great local ally in the Nobel Prize nominated physician Dennis Mukwege.
Episode 11: Creativity To Get You On Stage In Front Of 10k w/Andrew Lustig
Raising Holy Sparks
Spoken word artist Andrew Lustig has had his poetry reach millions in viral videos and has presented in hundreds of live performances. In this episode I speak with Andrew about nervousness before speaking in front of large groups, creativity and much more
PsychEd Episode 9: Treatment of Schizophrenia Part 1 with Dr. Jason Joannou and Dr. Andrew Lustig
PsychEd: educational psychiatry podcast
Welcome to PsychEd, the psychiatry podcast for medical learners, by medical learners. This episode covers the treatment of schizophrenia with Dr. Jason Joannou and Dr. Andrew Lustig, two inpatient staff psychiatrists at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) and assistant professors at the University of Toronto. The learning objectives for this episode are as follows: By the end of this episode, the listener will be able to… Articulate the basic psychopharmacology of antipsychotics Create a basic treatment presenting with a first episode of schizophrenia, based on the 2017 Guidelines for the Pharmacotherapy of Schizophrenia in Adults Summarize principles of longitudinal treatment, which includes treatment-resistant schizophrenia and psychosocial approaches to the illness. References: Remington, G., Addington, D., Honer, W., Ismail, Z., Raedler, T., & Teehan, M. (2017). Guidelines for the pharmacotherapy of schizophrenia in adults. The Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, 62(9), 604-616. Norman, R., Lecomte, T., Addington, D., & Anderson, E. (2017). Canadian treatment guidelines on psychosocial treatment of schizophrenia in adults. The Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, 62(9), 617-623. Tiihonen, J., Haukka, J., Taylor, M., Haddad, P. M., Patel, M. X., & Korhonen, P. (2011). A nationwide cohort study of oral and depot antipsychotics after first hospitalization for schizophrenia. American Journal of Psychiatry, 168(6), 603-609. Your input will help us improve this podcast and provide more insight into why and how podcasts are used in medical education. And remember you’ll also be given a chance to win a $230 gift card of your choice/pre-paid visa in addition to the good you’ll be doing. We look forward to listening to all of you for a change! CPA Note: The views expressed in this podcast do not necessarily reflect those of the Canadian Psychiatric Association. For more PsychEd, follow us on Twitter (@psychedpodcast) and Facebook. You can provide feedback by email at email@example.com. For more information visit our website: psychedpodcast.org.
PsychEd Episode 5: Diagnosing Schizophrenia with Dr. Andrew Lustig and Dr. Jason Joannou
PsychEd: educational psychiatry podcast
Welcome to PsychEd, the psychiatry podcast for medical learners, by medical learners. This episode covers Schizophrenia, which guest speakers Dr. Jason Joannou and Dr. Andy Lustig from the CAMH inpatient psychiatry unit. In this episode we discuss schizophrenia, with the following objectives: 1. The DSM V diagnostic criteria of schizophrenia 2. The impact of the disease and its trajectory 3. The differential diagnosis of schizophrenia 4. Clinical approach to patients with schizophrenia 5. The Mental Health Act and involuntary admission By the end of this episode, the listener will be able to… 1. Know the DSM V diagnostic criteria of schizophrenia and specific manifestations of the disease 2. Know some of the epidemiology, triggers and impact of the disease 3. Know the differential diagnosis of schizophrenia and its subtypes 4. Know how to elicit a good history and how to approach patients with schizophrenia 5. Know the Mental Health Act and the legalities around forming a patient with schizophrenia. The perspectives we have elicited in this episode are from inpatient psychiatrists who generally tend to see more severe cases of schizophrenia. CPA Note: The content of this podcast are created for medical Learners by medical learners. The views expressed in this podcast do not necessarily reflect those of the Canadian Psychiatric Association. For more PsychEd, follow us on Twitter (@psychedpodcast) and Facebook. You can provide feedback by email at firstname.lastname@example.org For more information visit our website: psychedpodcast.org.
Global Outreach Doctors with Guest Dr. Andrew Lustig
The Health Bridge
Today's guest on The Health Bridge is a man focused on solutions. Dr. Andrew Lustig volunteers his time, energy, and knowledge to people in need all over the globe. He is the founder and president of Global Outreach Doctors which gathers a team of dedicated medical professionals who volunteer their time and expertise. The difference though with Global Outreach Doctors is that they provide both western and eastern medical practitioners. Not only are there doctors, nurses, and paramedics, but also naturopaths, homeopaths, acupuncturists, and even psychologists. What does it mean to people to provide health services beyond the general medical care? Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://well.org/subscribe Subscribe to The Urban Monk Podcast on iTunes: http://theurbanmonk.com/ Subscribe to the Health Bridge Podcast on iTunes: http://well.org/healthbridgepodcast Connect with us: http://well.org/ Facebook - http://well.org/facebook Twitter - http://well.org/twitter Pinterest - http://well.org/pinterest YouTube – https://www.youtube.com/user/wellchannel