Dr. Courtney Van Houtven from the VA in Durham, NC she will discuss care-giving and how the VA puts in place a standard system of care for our Veterans.
Courtney Van Houtven, PhD, MSc, is a Research Scientist in Health Services Research and Development in Primary Care at the Durham VA. She is also a Professor in the Department of Population Health Sciences at Duke University Medical Center. She has led the VA Caregiver Support Program Partnered Evaluation Center which evaluates the impact of the VA Caregiver Support Program on Veteran healthcare utilization & costs and caregiver health & well-being outcomes since June 2014. She also co-leads the Optimizing Function and Independence research initiative which will implement a caregiver skills training program at 8 VA Medical Centers nationally. Dr. Van Houtven’s aging and economics research interests encompass how family care giving affects health care utilization, expenditures, health, and wealth outcomes of care recipients and caregivers.e-giving and how the VA puts in place a standard system of care for our Veterans. For more information please visit: www.research.va.gov
Christian University Students from Cincinnati, Ohio visit Kathryn on her Let’s Just Talk radio studio. The students are in Joni Baker Sullivan’s Class. Most of the students are studying Media Communications Radio and TV Broadcasting and some are looking into the field of publications majoring in Journalism. The students are from Freshmen to Seniors. Exciting segments as Kathryn interviewed all of them.
Our first guest is Scott Adzick, M.D. Surgeon-In-Chief at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. January is Birth Defects Awareness Month. Dr. Adzick discusses Fetal Surgery and how it can save and improve the lives of thousands of children worldwide!
Dr. Adzick is the director of the Hospital’s Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment,the largest and most comprehensive fetal program in the world, having welcomed expectant mothers from all 50 states and more than 60 countries. An innovator in fetal medicine since the field’s inception, Dr. Adzick has dedicated his career to the pursuit of groundbreaking prenatal treatment for birth defects,has made pioneering contributions to fetal surgery, and today continues to explore cutting-edge treatment options. Since 1995, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia has performed over 1,500 fetal surgeries on babies with prenatally diagnosed birth defects. For more information go fetalsurgery.chop.edu
Our second guest is Nationally Recognized Nutrition Expert, Frances Largeman-Roth New York Times best-selling author and nationally recognized health expert will provide tips on how to stick to Your Health Resolutions in 2018.
Frances Largeman-Roth, RDN, is a New York Times best-selling author and nationally recognized health expert. Frances was the Food and Nutrition Director at Health magazine for nearly eight years. She writes and develops recipes for Parents, BabyCenter, Today.com, Cooking Light magazine and other publications. Frances is a sought after spokesperson and provides private nutrition counseling to clients through her HealthyHousecall program. Frances is a frequent guest on national TV, including the Today Show, Good Morning America, Access Hollywood Live, CNN, The Rachael Ray Show, and The Dr. Oz Show. She has also lent her expertise as a judge for Food Network Challenge and The James Beard Awards. Frances is the author of Feed the Belly: The Pregnant Mom’s Healthy Eating Guide and co-author of the bestselling The CarbLovers Diet Cookbook. Her latest cookbook is Eating In Color: Delicious, Healthy Recipes for You and Your Family. Frances earned her undergraduate degree from Cornell University and completed her dietetic internship at Columbia University. For more information go to https://www.instagram.com/franceslrothrd
Mark Shaw is the president of Skipkenny BBQ, a producer of Texas BBQ Sauces and Dry Rub located in New Braunfels, Texas. Originally educated in the field of engineering and then changing to a career in Occupational Therapy with children, Mark continues to have a passion for creating recipes for Skipkenny BBQ.
When not practicing Occupational Therapy, Mark will be found at the BBQ Pit perfecting his skills toward a true Pit Master. With three BBQ Sauces and a Dry Rub under his belt, Mark is moving forward toward new recipes for marinades and dressings to grow Skipkenny BBQ product line. To order Skipkenney BBQ go to their website at www.skipkenneybbq.com
Our second guest is now featured as Erbman in the new Reality TV Series “The Redneck Getaway”,(Tour De Force),possibly one of the wildest outdoor redneck shows ever. Erbman will talk about his character in the new series.
Scott Carreiro was September 1966 He came from a broken home with his parents divorcing when he was 8 years old. He bounced around and went to several several schools and lived in many towns. He ended up in foster care for couple years, he found his dad at the age of 16. Scott graduated from high school in LaGrande Oregon. He followed the wrong path for a couple years and ended up in prison in 1998. When he got out of prison, he decided to change his life and for the last 13 years he has worked at Northwood Manufacturing building recreational vehicles, everything from campers small RVs big RVs. Small RVs pulled with a small SUV two very large RVs pulled with a one ton truck or bigger. And now has the lead in the chassis Department. He enjoys fishing, camping and being with his good friends. Just recently he joined the cast of the TV Reality Series “The Redneck Getaway” his character is Erbman.
Kerry Wallum- Our Expert Film Maker discusses the new reality show “The Redneck Getaway (Tour De Force)” possibly one of the wildest outdoor redneck shows ever. Kerry and one member of the cast talk to Kathryn on each segment of Let’s Just Talk. Characters on the show are Bounty Hunter, Toad, JHuggs, Eagle Eye, Ghost, and Erbman. Each one of the characters talks about their specific characters and involvement in the new show. For more information on the some Kerry’s newest projects check out https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RdmIutrxFOQ and Luckfilms.com