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White Coat Black Art - "A complete waste of a very healthy life."Sep 9, 2014 | 29:55White Coat Black Art "A complete waste of a very healthy life." Audio
White Coat Black Art "A complete waste of a very healthy life." Sep 9, 2014 | 29:55In this extended interview, Beth Daley Ullem talks about the death of her newborn son, Michael, due to medical error in 2003. She used a $4-million dollar settlement to set up a foundation to push for more transparency in health care.
White Coat Black Art - Palliative Care vs. Assisted Suicide: The False Dichotomy (Mini-podcast)Sep 22, 2014 | 13:15White Coat Black Art Palliative Care vs. Assisted Suicide: The False Dichotomy (Mini-podcast) Audio
White Coat Black Art Palliative Care vs. Assisted Suicide: The False Dichotomy (Mini-podcast) Sep 22, 2014 | 13:15Will more access to palliative care curb support for assisted suicide in Canada?
White Coat Black Art - Obesity (Mini-podcast)Oct 27, 2014 | 12:37White Coat Black Art Obesity (Mini-podcast) Audio
White Coat Black Art Obesity (Mini-podcast) Oct 27, 2014 | 12:37Obesity rates in Canada have tripled over the past thirty years. Now an editorial just published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal is calling for tough action to deal with obesity. Dr. Brian Goldman explains.
White Coat Black Art - Boundaries - Part 1Jul 4, 2011 | 27:30White Coat Black Art Boundaries - Part 1 Audio
White Coat Black Art Boundaries - Part 1 Jul 4, 2011 | 27:30This week on White Coat, Black Art, part one of a two part program exploring the boundaries between patients and health care professionals ... and the consequences when they cross the line.
White Coat Black Art - Boundaries - Part 2Jul 11, 2011 | 27:30White Coat Black Art Boundaries - Part 2 Audio
White Coat Black Art Boundaries - Part 2 Jul 11, 2011 | 27:30This week, part two of a series about the relationship boundaries between health professionals and patients. For those who think boundary violations always involve dating and intimacy you might be surprised to hear about other situations that could be considered "crossing the line."
White Coat Black Art - Personal Support WorkersSep 10, 2011 | 27:30White Coat Black Art Personal Support Workers Audio
White Coat Black Art Personal Support Workers Sep 10, 2011 | 27:30At retirement homes, a growing number of Canada's seniors receive nursing care from personal support workers who say they're increasingly being asked to perform duties they aren't qualified to do, putting their reputations and your safety at risk.
White Coat Black Art - Doctors Marketing ThemselvesNov 5, 2011 | 27:30White Coat Black Art Doctors Marketing Themselves Audio
White Coat Black Art Doctors Marketing Themselves Nov 5, 2011 | 27:30Host Dr. Brian Goldman looks at how doctors have to market their services. Three stories about the art of patient persuasion.
White Coat Black Art - Lessons Learned from Captain Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger (Extended interview)Nov 24, 2012 | 19:34White Coat Black Art Lessons Learned from Captain Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger (Extended interview) Audio
White Coat Black Art Lessons Learned from Captain Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger (Extended interview) Nov 24, 2012 | 19:34In 2009 Captain Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger, safely guided US Airways Flight 1549 to an emergency landing in the Hudson River in New York…saving everyone on board. Now he's bringing hard fought lessons from aviation safety to the world of medicine. Here's Brian's full conversation with Sully Sullenberger from this fall's Carmel Authors & Ideas Festival in California.
White Coat Black Art - What the Canadian Healthcare System can learn from U.S. Airways Flight 1549Nov 24, 2012 | 27:30White Coat Black Art What the Canadian Healthcare System can learn from U.S. Airways Flight 1549 Audio
White Coat Black Art What the Canadian Healthcare System can learn from U.S. Airways Flight 1549 Nov 24, 2012 | 27:30This week, using the hard fought lessons from the aviation industry to make health care safer and avoid medical mistakes. Brian Goldman speaks to Captain Sully Sullenberger, the pilot who safely guided US Airways Flight 1549 to an emergency landing in the Hudson River -- saving everyone on board. Sully and others speak about how the principles of aviation safety can be applied the world of medicine.
White Coat Black Art - "Hot Spotting" with Dr. Jeffrey Brenner (Extended interview)Dec 30, 2011 | 26:50White Coat Black Art "Hot Spotting" with Dr. Jeffrey Brenner (Extended interview) Audio
White Coat Black Art "Hot Spotting" with Dr. Jeffrey Brenner (Extended interview) Dec 30, 2011 | 26:50This week we told you about "hot spotting": using data to find out who is using the health care system the most, and then targeting care to those spots to help people get healthy, and bring costs to the system down. We looked at a Canadian hot spot in Saskatoon, but we also talked to the U.S. doctor who coined the phrase and who first mined the data. Dr. Jeffrey Brenner spoke to Brian about how he found the hotspots and the kind of disruptive change it takes to cool them down. Click here for our full interview with Dr. Jeffrey Brenner.
White Coat Black Art - Treating Obesity with Dr. Arya Sharma (Extended interview)Sep 28, 2013 | 19:58White Coat Black Art Treating Obesity with Dr. Arya Sharma (Extended interview) Audio
White Coat Black Art Treating Obesity with Dr. Arya Sharma (Extended interview) Sep 28, 2013 | 19:58Dr. Arya Sharma is Professor and Chair in Obesity Research and Management at the University of Alberta. He's one of North America's foremost experts in obesity. More than just knowledge, Sharma brings empathy and understanding to his treatment of obesity.
White Coat Black Art - Challenges Faced by Aboriginals with Dr. Alika Lafontaine (Extended interview)Oct 7, 2013 | 27:09White Coat Black Art Challenges Faced by Aboriginals with Dr. Alika Lafontaine (Extended interview) Audio
White Coat Black Art Challenges Faced by Aboriginals with Dr. Alika Lafontaine (Extended interview) Oct 7, 2013 | 27:09Dr. Alika Lafontaine is the vice-president of the Indigenous Physicians Association of Canada. Hear his extended interview with Brian about the challenges aboriginal patients face in our health-care system and how we can improve their care.
White Coat Black Art - Improving the Healthcare System with Dr. Marcia Anderson-DeCoteau (Extended interview)Oct 7, 2013 | 25:28White Coat Black Art Improving the Healthcare System with Dr. Marcia Anderson-DeCoteau (Extended interview) Audio
White Coat Black Art Improving the Healthcare System with Dr. Marcia Anderson-DeCoteau (Extended interview) Oct 7, 2013 | 25:28Dr. Marcia Anderson-DeCouteau is past-president of the Indigenous Physicians Association of Canada. She spoke to WCBA about having to intervene in her own father's care. But she also spoke at length to Brian about how to improve the system.
White Coat Black Art - The Drug Shortage (Update)Oct 11, 2013 | 27:30White Coat Black Art The Drug Shortage (Update) Audio
White Coat Black Art The Drug Shortage (Update) Oct 11, 2013 | 27:30An encore of our 2012 season debut, The Drug Shortage, which recently won a media award from the Canadian Medical Association. That's good news. The bad news is the shortage continues. In this encore/update we revisit the issue and talk solutions.
White Coat Black Art - Will to Die: Nagui's Choice (Update) & The Assisted-suicide RulingOct 10, 2013 | 52:23White Coat Black Art Will to Die: Nagui's Choice (Update) & The Assisted-suicide Ruling Audio
White Coat Black Art Will to Die: Nagui's Choice (Update) & The Assisted-suicide Ruling Oct 10, 2013 | 52:23Last year on White Coat Black Art, we introduced you to Nagui Marcos, an extraordinary man battling Huntington's Disease who publicly declared his plan to end his life before he was totally debilitated by the disease, and is now one of the faces behind the assisted-suicide ruling

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