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Latest Episode CKD Staging (Cr vs. Cystatin C, Albuminuria & more): Mind The Gap Segment

November 8, 2023 | by Dr. Cary Blum, Dr. Shreya P. Trivedi, Yichi Zhang and Dr. Greg Katz | Graphic: Ariella Coler-Reilly | Audio: Yichi Zhang

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Latest Episodes

Incorporating Cancer Genetics Into Your Practice: Lynch Syndrome and Beyond!

October 25, 2023 | by Dr. Tina Phan, Jessica Long, MS, LCGC, Beth Dudley Yurkovich, MS, MPH, LCGC, Dr. Pete Stanich, Dr. Judy Westman and Dr. Martin Fried | Graphic: Dr. Salim Najjar | Audio: Daksh Bhatia | Peer Review: Pooja Dharwadkar MD, Rachel Perelman MS LGC

Hypokalemia & Potassium Repletion: 5 Pearls Segment

October 18, 2023 | by Dr. Ben Osher, Dr. Melani Hoenig, Dr. Tony Breu, Dr. Santiago Callegari, Dr. Mahathi Komaragiri and Dr. Shreya P. Trivedi | Graphic: Dr. Vorada Sakulsaengprapha | Peer Review: Dr. Jeff William, Dr. Larissa Kruger Gomes

Guideline Directed Medical Therapy Part II: 5 Pearls Segment

September 20, 2023 | by Dr. Viktoria Mladenovik, Dr. Aaron Troy, Dr. Santiago Callegari, Dr. Greg Katz, Dr. Shreya P. Trivedi and Dr. Shweta Motiwala | Graphic: Ivanna Tang | Audio: Daksh Bhatia | Peer Review: Dr. Dan Kirshenbaum, Dr. Randy Goldberg, Dr. Susan Mcilvaine

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5 Pearls

Solidify 5 applicable, relevant pearls on an Internal Medicine topic! We incorporate active learning strategies, such as pre-podcast quizzing, purposeful pauses as well as intentional repetition. The last pearl of some of the podcasts will review a take away from a prior podcast for spaced repetition.Β 

Mind the Gap

These thoughtful insights will take you deeper into the evidence – or lack thereof – for common IM practices to tackle knowledge gaps and challenge dogma.


Challenge yourself to solve diagnostically difficult cases, and hear from experienced clinicians who will be trying to solve them with you in real time. Then, join Dr. John Hwang and Dr. Cindy Fang on the hunt for bits of wisdom — clinical pearls, reasoning techniques, rules of thumb, diagnostic schema — cognitive tools that might be helpful for your next patient!

Latest Bytes

Bite-sized teaching points in an interactive slide deck.

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Who's Who in Core IM

Interested in joining our community? We are always looking for new contributors (educators, writers, editors,artists, social media enthusiasts, or roles we haven’t even thought of yet)β€” if you have a passion for inspiring curiosity and critical thinking, send us a line!

Dr. Shreya P. Trivedi

Shreya is a founding member of Core IM Podcast. She produces and co-hosts various segments for Core IM, and leads all aspects of the organization. She is an internist at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.

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Dr. Martin Fried

Vice Executive Producer
Marty is a founding member of Core IM Podcast. He produces and co-hosts various segments for Core IM. He is a primary care physician at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

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Sofia Kennedy

CME Operations
Sofia is a logistics specialist and helps behind the scenes with the production of episodes. She is a pharmacy student at the University of Cincinnati.

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Dr. Mike Shen

Producer and Digital Artist
Michael is an artist and Clinical Director of the Primary Care Safety Net at Woodhull Hospital.

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Dr. Sean Burke

Chief Operations Officer
Sean leads Core IM's operations and assists with the production of podcasts for publication. He is currently a hospitalist at University Hospitals.

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