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Prognosis Ohio

A podcast about health in Ohio.

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98. Feeding Our Community: Malik Perkins of the Mid-Ohio Food Collective

Dan Skinner talks with Malik Perkins, Public Relations Manager at the Mid-Ohio Food Collective about the state of food insecurity in Ohio, efforts to reduce stigma about the need for food support, and the many services the MOFC provides. Read more and learn how you can support MOFC's work here. Show notes will be posted at prognosisohio.com and wcbe.org. This episode of Prognosis Ohio was hosted and produced by Dan Skinner. Music by Kyle Rosenberger. To learn more about Prognosis Ohio, please visit the show’s website at prognosisohio.com. Prognosis Ohio is a member of WCBE Podcast Experience and the Health Podcast Network. Ideas for guests? Email [email protected]
January 2, 2022

97. What Our Neighbors Need: Isi Ikharebha Green of the Physicians Care Connection

On episode 97 of Prognosis Ohio, Dan Skinner talks with Isi Ikharebha Green, Executive Director at Physicians CareConnection (the PCC). The PCC, an affiliate of the Columbus Medical Association, is a volunteer-based, charitable organization that helps coordinate care for vulnerable adults in Central Ohio. This includes any person who has healthcare challenges due to individual barriers. The PCC's work with adults spans Central Ohio, including Franklin, Delaware, Licking, Fairfield, Pickaway, Union, and Madison counties. Show notes at prognosisohio.com and wcbe.org. This episode of Prognosis Ohio was hosted and produced by Dan Skinner. Production assistance and social media support by Lexie Merritt. Music by Kyle Rosenberger. To learn more about Prognosis Ohio, and check out the show’s evolving social media presence, please visit the show’s website at prognosisohio.com. Prognosis Ohio is a member of WCBE Podcast Experience and the Health Podcast Network. Ideas for guests? Email [email protected]
December 20, 2021

96. Scooters, Ubers, and Automobiles: Sustainable Transportation with Prof. Harvey Miller

Dan Skinner interviews Prof Harvey Miller, an expert in (among other things) sustainability and transportation. Dan and Harvey talk about how the new infrastructure bill stands to address some of Ohio's dire transportation and other infrastructure needs, as well as a range of topics including the culture of cars in Ohio, micromobility (scooters), ride hailing, buses, walking, and even tree canopies. Show notes at prognosisohio.com and wcbe.org. Episode hosted and produced by Dan Skinner. Prognosis Ohio is part of the WCBE Podcast Experience and the Health Podcast Network.
December 5, 2021

96. Scooters, Ubers, and Automobiles: Sustainable Transportation with Prof. Harvey Miller

Dan Skinner interviews Prof Harvey Miller, an expert in (among other things) sustainability and transportation. Dan and Harvey talk about how the new infrastructure bill stands to address some of Ohio's dire transportation and other infrastructure needs, as well as a range of topics including the culture of cars in Ohio, micromobility (scooters), ride hailing, buses, walking, and even tree canopies. Show notes at prognosisohio.com and wcbe.org. Episode hosted and produced by Dan Skinner. Prognosis Ohio is part of the WCBE Podcast Experience and the Health Podcast Network.
December 5, 2021

95. Running and Mental Health: Author Nita Sweeney

Dan Skinner talks with Nita Sweeney, author, runner, and mental health advocate. Topics include wellness and the wellness industry, running and depression, privilege and exercise. Show notes at PrognosisOhio.com and wcbe.org.
November 21, 2021

94. What Should Ohio do with the Opioid Settlement Money?

Dan talks with Beth Connolly and Mark Robyn of the Pew Charitable Trusts about the opioid crisis, and what to do with the settlement money that is forthcoming into Ohio. Show notes and links at prognosisohio.com and wcbe.org.
November 7, 2021

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Prognosis Ohio

Hosted by Columbus, Ohio local and health policy professor Dan Skinner, Prognosis Ohio is a podcast addressing all facets of health care, health policy, and health politics in the great American state of Ohio. The podcast shines a light on a wide range of health and health care issues, from changing legislative developments affecting Ohioans’ access to health care services; to stories of Ohioans interacting with our state’s healthcare system; to ongoing challenges in housing, food, transportation, and other systems that relate to health outcomes, and are often shaped by inequalities and barriers; to addiction, mental health, and challenges with meeting Ohioans’ healthcare needs. Every other week Prognosis Ohio brings listeners an in-depth interview on pressing issues.
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Daniel Skinner

Daniel Skinner

Dan Skinner (Host, Co-Producer) is a political scientist and health policy researcher and educator. He is currently Associate Professor of Health Policy in the Department of Social Medicine at Ohio University’s College of Osteopathic Medicine, on the Dublin, Ohio campus.

He is co-editor Not Far from Me: Stories of Opioids and Ohio (Ohio State University Press, 2019), author of Medical Necessity: Health Care Access and the Politics of Decision Making (University of Minnesota Press, 2019), and has published widely in health policy and politics, medical education, and political theory. Skinner lives in Grandview Heights, Ohio, where he also serves on the city’s Board of Health. He is a fan, in equal parts, of cats, hockey, public radio, and a wide range of music, from punk to rap to brass band marches.

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