Kate Delaney and Bob Salter Interview Stephen Rudin, MD on the epidemic of college freshmen dropouts

In 2018, 1/3 of all freshmen dropped out of college between Thanksgiving and Christmas break, as reported in the New York Times. Responding to the Times, and discussing this epidemic with Kate Delaney and Bob Salter, Dr Rudin highlighted inadequate development of executive function skills as a likely root cause, and later coined the term “College Train Wreck.”