Diversity In Science, Mental Health In Dementia Patients, Sen. Baldwin On Current Issues

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Organizations have invested millions of dollars to attract diverse workers to science programs. Our guest explains the barriers women and minorities face. Then we discuss supporting mental health in dementia patients. Plus U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin talks Syria, impeachment and Wisconsin issues.

Featured in this Show

  • How Science Can Become More Diverse And Inclusive

    Women and people of color are far less likely to graduate college with a math or engineering degree or to work in science. We look at why many scientific fields aren’t more diverse and what that means for society.

  • Supporting Mental Health In Patients With Dementia

    Many people with dementia experience psychological symptoms like depression, anxiety and paranoia. A geriatric psychiatrist explains what caretakers should know about the intersection of mental health and dementia.

  • US Senator Tammy Baldwin Talks Syria, Impeachment And Wisconsin Issues

    President Trump recently ordered the withdrawal of all 1,000 U.S. troops from northern Syria. U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin shares her position on the issue. Plus, we’ll discuss impeachment, pension plans and other news.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Kealey Bultena Producer
  • Molly Stentz Producer
  • Colleen Leahy Producer
  • Keegan Kyle Producer
  • Jana Rose Schleis Producer
  • Courtney Everett Producer
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director
  • Ginger Ann Contreras Guest
  • Art Walaszek M.D. Guest
  • Senator Tammy Baldwin Guest

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