Book Club VL

The Virility Paradox, A Book Review with Charles Ryan

(Length of Discussion: 28 min) Dr. Kelly Parsons interviews Dr. Charles Ryan on the release of his first book The Virility Paradox, The Vast Influence of Testosterone on our Bodies, Minds, and the World Around Us. Charles shares with Kelly the inspiration that drove him to write The Virility Paradox, the influence testosterone has played on evolution, it’s impact on the way we interact with one an...

Under the Knife, A Book Review with Kelly Parsons

(Length of Discussion: 30 min) Dr. Charles Ryan interviews Dr. Kelly Parsons, a surgeon and professor at the University of California, San Diego on his newest book, a medical thriller titled, Under the Knife . A novel for all audiences, this book incorporates the nexus in advances in biotechnology and robots and the role they play in medicine right now. It touches on the deep fears that many physi...

'Life After the Diagnosis, Expert Advice on Living Well with Serious Illness for Patient and Caregivers' a conversation with Steven Pantilat & Charles Ryan.

(Length of converation - 39 minutes) Dr. Steve Pantilat talks to UroToday and Charles Ryan, MD. about his new book, 'Life After the Diagnosis, Expert Advice on Living Well With Serious Illness for Patients and Caregivers.' He frames the conversation for physicians in a twist from the book which includes caregivers and patients too. He and Dr. Ryan talk about the questions that patients have and ho...