Season 1: Episode 1: What is Medicine Anyway?

In the first Episode, Dr Roussel and Dr Trasancos explain the motivation behind starting the podcast Phronesis. Dr Roussel, a primary care doctor and ethicist, and Dr Trasancos, a scientist and mother of seven, share their real life stories of health, wellness and meaning, using them as learning experiences to grow in practical wisdom. For the first segment, Dr Roussel shares his story of visiting Auschwitz as a medical student and how that led him to the concept of phronesis to begin with. Dr Trasancos then expounds on the importance of developing a deep and spiritual understanding of the human person as an essential ethical first principle any profession.

Catch Phronesis every Friday at 3:30 pm CT only on Catholic Community Radio!