pod.link/healer
pod.link copied!
On Becoming a Healer
On Becoming a Healer
Saul J. Weiner and Stefan Kertesz

Two physicians, through dialogue and interviews, take a critical look at medical training and the culture of medicine and explore how interpersonal... more

Listen now on

Apple Podcasts
Spotify
Google Podcasts
Overcast
Stitcher
Castbox
Castro
Podcast Addict
Pocket Casts
iHeartRadio
Player FM
Breaker
RadioPublic
RSS

Episodes

Rescuing medical professionalism: Could “cup-of-coffee conversations” do more good than committees and letters-to-the-file?

Medical students may be subject to professionalism review by committees, most commonly for “unreliability” such as not responding to emails,... more

26 May 2022 · 42 minutes
Rescuing medical professionalism: Could “cup-of-coffee conversations” do more good than committees and letters-to-the-file?

Medical students may be subject to professionalism review by committees, most commonly for “unreliability” such as not responding to emails,... more

22 May 2022 ·
Why Residents Unionize

Many residents are not doing well, psychologically, and sometimes physically -- and with good reason. High levels of mistreatment and... more

21 Apr 2022 · 36 minutes
Opioids and the physician-patient relationship: What are we getting wrong?

The opioid crisis was precipitated by physicians overprescribing opioid pain medication, egged on by the pharmaceutical industry, contributing to suffering... more

15 Mar 2022 · 41 minutes
False Positives Traumatize Patients...If Clinicians Aren't Careful

On January 1st, the New York Times ran a story about prenatal genetic tests that are "usually wrong" -- but... more

19 Jan 2022 · 30 minutes
False Positives Traumatize Patients...If Clinicians Aren't Careful

On January 1st, the New York Times ran a story about prenatal tests that are "usually wrong" -- but they... more

18 Jan 2022 ·
Healing Interactions: What are they made of?

There are two qualities we may experience in others who comfort and ground us when we feel vulnerable and lost. ... more

26 Dec 2021 · 27 minutes
Kind People on Airplanes

Lately we've been hearing about bad behavior on airplanes. Here we discuss an incident in which a passenger unselfconsiously stepped... more

24 Nov 2021 · 19 minutes
When an attending yells at a resident

Our guest, a physician a few years out of residency, describes an experience from her training when an attending yelled... more

28 Oct 2021 · 25 minutes
When your patient has a Swastika tattoo

Our guest, a resident physician, describes her reaction and what followed, when she discovered a symbol of hate tattooed on... more

09 Sep 2021 · 38 minutes
On Becoming a Healer
Rescuing medical professionalism: Could “cup-of-coffee conversations” do more good than committees and letters-to-the-file?
On Becoming a Healer