Tech tools for docs: Apps, sites, and software in the virtual world

Thursday, March 19, 2020

David Henry, MD, welcomes Bernard A. Mason, MD, to discuss Dr. Mason's favorite digital tools for working as a physician in part 1 of 2.

Dr. Mason is an oncologist with the Pennsylvania Hospital and the University of Pennsylvania, both in Philadelphia.

Dr. Mason explains the actual benefits for doctors and health care providers for popular apps and services from storage to maps. He and Dr. Henry explore the following:

  1. One drive
  2. Google Drive
  3. Google Photos
  4. Google Maps Offline
  5. HERE WeGo

This week's installment of Clinical Correlation, Ilana Yurkiewicz, MD, poses a complicated question about oncologist-patient relationships: Do they ever actually end?

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David Henry, MD
David Henry, MD, FACP, is a clinical professor of medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and vice chairman of the department of medicine at Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia. He received his bachelor’s degree from Princeton University and his MD from the University of Pennsylvania, then completed his internship, residency, and fellowship at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. After 2 years as an attending in the U.S. Air Force, he was drawn to practicing as a hem-onc because of the close patient contact and interaction, and his belief that, win or lose with each patient, one can always make a difference in their care and lives. Follow Dr. Henry on Twitter: @davidhenrymd.
Ilana Yurkiewicz, MD
Ilana Yurkiewicz, MD, is a fellow in hematology and oncology at Stanford University, where she also completed her internal medicine residency. Dr. Yurkiewicz holds an MD from Harvard Medical School and a BS from Yale University. She went into hematology and oncology because of the high-stakes decision-making, meaningful relationships with patients, and opportunity to help people through some of the toughest challenges of their lives. Dr. Yurkiewicz is also a medical journalist. She is a former AAAS Mass Media Fellow and Scientific American blog columnist, and her writing has appeared in numerous media outlets including Hematology News, where she writes the monthly column Hard Questions. Dr. Yurkiewicz is on Twitter: @ilanayurkiewicz.