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CHRISTUS Chat is a podcast dedicated to bringing you the best medical experts across an international health care ministry. We’re discussing healthcare’s hottest topics giving you better insight into understanding our health care industry and offering valuable medical news during a time when holistic healing couldn’t be more important for our patients, families and communities.

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COVID-19 - A Year Later
Join our Host Nikela Pradier and Dr. Sam Bagchi, Executive Vice President and Chief Clinical Officer at CHRISTUS Health as we look back at this past year with the COVID-19 pandemic, what our communities have been through, the challenges we've overcome, and the lessons learned. 
June 10, 2021
Clinical Research in This New World
Nikela Pradier is joined by Pukar Ratti our System Director of Research & Academics at CHRISTUS Health to talk about the cutting-edge COVID-19 research CHRISTUS Health is involved in to deliver the best possible treatment to patients during this pandemic.
April 7, 2021
Racial and Social Injustice in Healthcare
Join us in this important discussion as we dive deeper into topics of racial and social injustice and how they affect the healthcare industry in our country. Our host Nikela Pradier had a chance to talk with Mike Talley our Vice President of Clinical Improvement & Virtual Care
December 10, 2020
Pregnant During a Global Pandemic
So many questions can come up when you are pregnant during a global pandemic. Listen to our host Nikela Pradier and Dr. Peter Nielsen -- Obstetrician/Gynecologist-in-Chief from The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio -- talk about how to care and prepare for your pregnancy during this time. 
May 4, 2020
COVID-19 and Mental Health
With COVID-19 still in our midst, our host Nikela Pradier and guest behavior expert Rosie Niehbehr from CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System go in-depth into topics like mental health and anxiety. 
April 21, 2020