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Libby Ray, the Vigo County coordinator of the Tobacco Prevention and Cessation Program, speaking with Phil Glende. They discuss Ray’s work, electronic cigarettes, government regulation, transitioning from vaping to traditional cigarettes, the effects of nicotine, second hand effects of vaping, the increasing trend of ecigarettes, and Indiana’s smoking rate.
Libby Ray - Original Air Date: October 24, 2018

Dr. Laura Bowling, Proffesor of Agronomy at Purdue University and new lead author on climate change and how it will affects agriculture in Indiana speaks with Phil Glende about reports of climate change in Indiana, the crops it will affect and what disease and insects the crops could attract.
Dr. Laura Bowling - Original Air Date: August 14, 2018

Professor Lawrence Schell speaking with Phil Glende about health disparities in the United States. They discuss The Center for the Elimination of Minority Health Disparities, Schell’s research on environmental factors relating to health, the effects of lead contamination, and the different health risks in rural and urban areas.
Lawerence Schell - Original Air Date: March 28, 2018