How COVID-19 Is Affecting Medical Education In The United States

Qadeer, Areej

In this episode, originally featured in The Lonely Campus, Columbia University’s The Journal of Global Health podcaster Areej Qadeer interviews current medical students at the Yale School of Medicine and University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center to explore how medical education and training is evolving in the face of COVID-19. Sofia, a third-year medical student at Yale widely known as @thisgirlnamedsofia on Instagram, reflects on her experience completing clinical rotations during the pandemic while Sidrah Shah (third-year medical student at UT Southwestern) and Hanya Qureshi (first-year medical student at Yale) share how they are adjusting to remote medical education.


  • thumnail for WhatisGlobalHealth-2021-HowCovid19IsAffectingMedicalEducationInTheUnitedStates.pdf WhatisGlobalHealth-2021-HowCovid19IsAffectingMedicalEducationInTheUnitedStates.pdf application/pdf 148 KB Download File
  • thumnail for WhatisGlobalHealth-2021-HowCovid19IsAffectingMedicalEducationInTheUnitedStates.mp3 WhatisGlobalHealth-2021-HowCovid19IsAffectingMedicalEducationInTheUnitedStates.mp3 audio/mpeg 42.6 MB Play Download File

More About This Work

Academic Units
Journal of Global Health
What is Global Health?
Published Here
April 7, 2023


This episode's duration is: 44:04