Ethics Talk: Why Should We Think of Loneliness in Terms of Democracy?


Dr Vivek H. Murthy joins Ethics Talk to discuss loneliness as a public health threat and the connection between loneliness, public health responsiveness, and the health of our democracy.

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Vivek H. Murthy, MD, MBA serves as the 21st Surgeon General of the United States. 

Recorded August 15, 2023.


Conflict of Interest Disclosure
Interviewee disclosed no conflicts of interest.

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