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Dr. Hassan A. Tetteh is a US Navy Captain and Associate Professor of Surgery at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences and adjunct faculty at Howard University College of Medicine. He was selected a 2019 Emerging Leader in Health and Medicine Scholar by the National Academy of Medicine. Currently, Tetteh is a Thoracic Surgeon for MedStar Health and Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. He leads a Specialized Thoracic Adapted Recovery (STAR) Team in Washington, DC, and his research in thoracic transplantation aims to expand heart and lung recovery and save lives.
Tetteh is the founder and principal of Tetteh Consulting Group, creator of The Art of Human CareTM book series, and a best-selling author of several books, including Gifts of the Heart, Star Patrol, and The Art of Human Care. Tetteh is board certified in thoracic surgery, general surgery, clinical informatics, and healthcare management and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives, and a Fellow of the American Medical Informatics Association.
The Foxworth Theory welcomes Dr. Hassan A. Tetteh, to the show to talk about the world of medicine and how we all have been dealing with Covid-19. For the last year and a half the world has succumb to this pandemic like never before with family and friends passing away like nothing we have heard of in years. Dr. Hassan A. Tetteh, walks us through the the lives of doctors and nurses who have been the front runners of saving lives while risking their own.