family medicine http://wamc.org en Dr. Thomas Clark - U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention http://wamc.org/post/dr-thomas-clark-us-centers-disease-control-and-prevention <p>The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that this could become the worst year in half a century for whooping cough, or Pertussis. So far in New York State this year, there have been 1,288 cases, that&rsquo;s three times the number for all of last year. For more on whooping cough, what it is and what can be done about it, WAMC&rsquo;s Brian Shields spoke with Dr. Thomas Clark, a medical epidemiologist with the CDC, who gave insight into why Pertussis has become such a problem this year.</p> Wed, 25 Jul 2012 16:35:00 +0000 Brian Shields 43931 at http://wamc.org Vox Pop : Medical Monday with Dr. Marietta Angelotti : 4/16/12 http://wamc.org/post/vox-pop-medical-monday-dr-marietta-angelotti-41612 <p>On this edition of Medical Monday on Vox Pop is Dr. Marietta Angelotti.</p><p>Dr. Angelotti earned her doctor of medicine degree from MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She completed her residency in family medicine at the University of Florida in Gainesville.</p><p>She is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and the New York State Medical Society, and sees patients at CapitalCare Family Practice in Ravena.</p> Mon, 16 Apr 2012 19:00:00 +0000 36974 at http://wamc.org