Dr. Aaron Carroll's writing

Regenstrief Institute Vice President for Faculty Development Aaron Carroll, M.D., M.S., writes blogs, newspaper columns, books and more to help make the latest medical research understandable and applicable to the everyday person. Ten years ago, he started “The Incidental Economist” health services research blog with Austin Frakt, a health economist from Boston University. A few years later, Dr. Carroll started writing regularly for The New York Times section The Upshot. In addition, he runs the YouTube channel “Health Care Triage,” wrote the book “The Bad Food Bible: How and Why to Eat Sinfully,” and co-authored three more books on medical myths.

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Feb 13, 2020 • Influence
Regenstrief researchers leading core of national research incubator
Regenstrief researchers Christopher M. Callahan, M.D., and Alexia M. Torke, M.D., are leading the training core of a major national research incubator with the goal of improving healthcare and quality of life for people with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. Dr. Callahan and Dr. Torke will develop and coordinate a two-year junior career development award…
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Jan 09, 2020 • Influence
Research scientist meets with U.S. Surgeon General; discusses her work to lower infant mortality
[caption id="attachment_4935" align="alignright" width="200"] Photo/Liz Kaye, IU Studios.[/caption] Regenstrief researcher Debra K. Litzelman, M.D., M.A., discussed her work to lower infant mortality in Central Indiana with the U.S. Surgeon General. Dr. Litzelman has applied reciprocal innovation, using in Indianapolis the model of community health workers that has seen success in Kenya. Her WeCare program has…
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