The STFM Podcast

April 17, 2020: COVID-19: The Importance of the Human Connection, with Dr Emily Soni

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, many residency programs and medical schools have adapted to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) requirements quickly and with great ingenuity. Join us on the front line of the pandemic, as academic family medicine leaders share stories of adaptability and learner engagement in this new and inspiring podcast series. Conversations will include: 

  • Switching Gears While Educating
  • Difficult Choices During Difficult Times
  • Adapting to Change for the Greater Good
  • The Health System - A Symbiotic Relationship

This series of podcasts is sponsored by the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (STFM), the academic home for family medicine educators. 


Emily Soni, DO:

Dr. Soni is the Director of Osteopathic Education at Ascension Providence Family Medicine Residency in Southeast Michigan. She attended Michigan State University for undergraduate and medical school. She completed family medicine residency at University Hospitals in Cleveland, Ohio and continued her training in Waterville, Maine for an additional year in Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine. Her interests are  in international medicine, women's health including obstetrics, and Osteopathy. In her spare time she enjoys hiking, kayaking, and searching for waterfalls. 

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