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Friday, July 24 • 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Health Care in 2015: Perspectives of a Doctor Patient

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Dr. Bergestuen has the unique experience of being both a physician and a patient. Thus, she has seen both sides of the medical profession – both the giving and receiving ends. She is a survivor of stage IV lung cancer and has had a miraculous journey. Dr. Bergestuen has also had experience as a physician both in the US model as well in the socialized medical system in Norway and she compares and contrasts her experiences in both systems.

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Deidi Bergestuen, MD PhD

Health Care in 2015: Perspectives of a Doctor Patient, Internist, Lung Cancer Survivor
Dr. Bergestuen received her M.D. degree from UT Southwestern in 1994 and completed her residency in internal medicine in 1997. In 2001, Dr. Bergestuen moved to Norway with her Norwegian husband. She was a gastroenterology fellow at the University of Oslo and completed a PhD there... Read More →

Friday July 24, 2015 12:00pm - 12:30pm MDT
Keystone Resort