"It's like going to a party and meeting a doctor."Shahriari said communication between doctor and patient sometimes flounders today as physician practices get busier and technology takes over face-to-face discussions.
"We are losing that connection that has been part of the physician-patient relationship for centuries," he said.
Anyone not interested in finding a new doctor can use their allotted time to get medical advice, said Shahriari, who's also medical director of the center's Aortic Disease Institute.
These youth-led initiatives reveal that young people can be very influential with their peers, younger peers, parents, the press, the private sector, politicians and other policymakers.
Ali Shahriari, a thoracic and cardiac surgeon who is participating in the event.
It was an old idea, dating back to the 1880s – drain the swampy Everglades south of Lake Okeechobee and develop agriculture. More than 2,000 people died when the lake sloshed over its meager southern dikes into the surrounding farming communities of Belle Glade, Pahokee and South Bay.
To protect the farmers and open the area to agriculture, the earthen Herbert Hoover Dike was erected around the lake.
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