Episode 17 features Dr. Curtis Lowery, MD, Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialist, Chairperson,  Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Director for the Center for Distance Health at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock.

Listen as Dr. Lowery discusses how growing up on a farm in Alabama helped him understand the health care needs of the rural population and how that knowledge inspired his launch into telemedicine. You won’t want to miss this fascinating journey into the development of the ANGELS program, spin off programs such as the AR SAVES stroke program, and the doctor-patient relationship via telemedicine.

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Telehealth Talk is the only monthly podcast devoted to Telehealth. Fans can access this conversational-style podcast on iTunes and Stitcher Radio. Click here to listen to the podcast series from the LearnTelehealth SoundCloud.

This episode is approximately 15 minutes in length.