Fatima Syed, MD, MSc, is a Consulting Associate in Duke GIM and works as an internist at the Pickett Road Clinic. Dr. Syed was recently featured as a co-host on the popular Internal Medicine podcast The Curbsiders. This was episode #166 - Advocacy and Hot Topics in Healthcare Policy and discussed a rundown of hot topics including coding and billing, the Affordable Care Act, universal healthcare, gender equity, women’s health, gun violence and more.
Dr. Syed is no stranger to co-hosting this podcast. In fact, this was her fourth time. Click on a link below to one of her previous podcast episodes on The Curbsiders.
- Where do physicians stand in a changing health care market? (March 2019)
- #120 Health Policy, Patients, Payments, Paperwork (October 2018)
- #62: Pod Save Health Care: The Curbsiders Foray into health policy (October 2017)
Dr. Syed is also the author of a blog post featured on an Annals Fresh Look page, entitled, "Is Metformin Really a Wonder Drug?"
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Dr. Syed has a background in public policy. Her areas of interest include diabetes, blogging, and health policy. She can be found on twitter @fzsyedmd.