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Guest Host: Matthew Felling
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- Shubhada Hooli Second Year Pediatric Resident at Children's National Medial Center in Washington DC.
- Sandeep Jauhar cardiologist; physicist; regular contributor to The New York Times "Cases" column; and author of "Intern: A Doctor's Initiation" (Farrar Straus Giroux)
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