Family physician and Global Journalism Fellow, Munk School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto
Inderveer is a Family Physician based out of Vancouver, Canada. She completed both her medical school and residency training through the University of Manitoba. Her training has exposed her to both acute and chronic care medicine, extending from the operating room and intensive care unit settings to the bedside at family medicine clinics. She has published papers in the realm of peri-operative cerebral monitoring and multi-disciplinary medical clinics. In her primary care practice, she witnesses the relationship between socio-economic factors and health on a daily basis. Dr. Mahal has a keen interest in reporting on the intersection between patient outcomes, public health policy and health system design. She also explores the unique stories of both patients and their healthcare providers.
For decades, millions of patients have been taking a daily Aspirin in an attempt to prevent hearts attacks and strokes. But in March 2019, the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association released...