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125 - Brian Bao (Emergency Medicine)

Captain Dan, Shaku, and my buddy Sean in the lake at Pokhara, Nepal.

Captain Dan, Shaku, and my buddy Sean in the lake at Pokhara, Nepal.

Brian's the kind of guy who gets a PhD while taking a rest from getting an MD—and makes it all look easy. He's currently a resident in emergency medicine at Oregon Health & Science University in Portland. If I ever get loaded into an ambulance, I hope Brian's there to greet me at the end of that ride. Download this episode.

Music: Jet Airline (Steve Miller Band), Dream Time In Lake Jackson (The KLF Chill Out), The Ballad Of Cher Shimjer (Paul Peña), Smoke Alarm (Carsie Blanton).