White Coat Black Art | Nov 24, 2012 | 27:30

What the Canadian Healthcare System can learn from U.S. Airways Flight 1549

This 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.

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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 - Second-Class Healthcare for First Nations People?Oct 5, 2013 | 27:29White Coat Black Art Second-Class Healthcare for First Nations People? Audio
White Coat Black Art Second-Class Healthcare for First Nations People? Oct 5, 2013 | 27:29White Coat, Black Art looks at whether first nations patients sometimes get second-class health care.
White Coat Black Art - Medicine's Big Fat BiasSep 30, 2013 | 27:29White Coat Black Art Medicine's Big Fat Bias Audio
White Coat Black Art Medicine's Big Fat Bias Sep 30, 2013 | 27:29Hospitals today are facing an epidemic of morbibly obese patients but with poor training and lack of proper equipment, many doctors would rather take care of almost anyone else.
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 - Kingston General Hospital CEO Leslee Thompson (Extended Interview)Sep 21, 2013 | 15:20White Coat Black Art Kingston General Hospital CEO Leslee Thompson (Extended Interview) Audio
White Coat Black Art Kingston General Hospital CEO Leslee Thompson (Extended Interview) Sep 21, 2013 | 15:20A longer conversation with Leslee Thompson, CEO of Kingston General Hospital. Until recently, KGH had a less than stellar reputation with patients. It recruited those same unhappy patients to give them advice on how to do things better.
White Coat Black Art - Patient Engagement at the Kingston General HospitalSep 21, 2013 | 27:29White Coat Black Art Patient Engagement at the Kingston General Hospital Audio
White Coat Black Art Patient Engagement at the Kingston General Hospital Sep 21, 2013 | 27:29Big changes are in the air and Kingston General Hospital is on the leading edge. Until recently, it had a less than stellar reputation with patients. It recruited those same unhappy patients to give them advice on how to do things better.
White Coat Black Art - Racist PatientsSep 14, 2013 | 27:29White Coat Black Art Racist Patients Audio
White Coat Black Art Racist Patients Sep 14, 2013 | 27:29White Coat Black Art looks at one of medicine's most uncomfortable secrets: the patients who discriminate against the growing ranks of health professionals who belong to visible minorities and the system that lets those patients get away with it.
White Coat Black Art - Facing Racism in the ER with Dr. Sanjeet Singh Saluja (Extended Interview)Sep 14, 2013 | 12:46White Coat Black Art Facing Racism in the ER with Dr. Sanjeet Singh Saluja (Extended Interview) Audio
White Coat Black Art Facing Racism in the ER with Dr. Sanjeet Singh Saluja (Extended Interview) Sep 14, 2013 | 12:46A feature interview with Dr. Sanjeet Salujah, a Sikh MD in Montreal who has been a visible opponent to Quebec's proposed charter of values. Salujah talks about life in a Montreal ER and the ethnic slurs he faces regularly while on duty.
White Coat Black Art - "The Racist Patient" with author Dr. Sachin Jain (Extended interview)Sep 14, 2013 | 15:10White Coat Black Art "The Racist Patient" with author Dr. Sachin Jain (Extended interview) Audio
White Coat Black Art "The Racist Patient" with author Dr. Sachin Jain (Extended interview) Sep 14, 2013 | 15:10Dr. Sachin Jain tells why he wrote "The Racist Patient," the storm it created in medical circles, and his prescription for a medical culture that lets patients cross the line.
White Coat Black Art - Medicalharm.org with lawyer Andrew Bousfield (Extended interview)Sep 9, 2013 | 17:06White Coat Black Art Medicalharm.org with lawyer Andrew Bousfield (Extended interview) Audio
White Coat Black Art Medicalharm.org with lawyer Andrew Bousfield (Extended interview) Sep 9, 2013 | 17:06Andrew Bousfield is a lawyer and journalist who was on our whistle blowing show this week. Hear more from him regarding the website medicalharm.org, and what we can learn from the UK hospital scandal.
White Coat Black Art - Blowing the Whistle on Bad MedicineSep 6, 2013 | 27:30White Coat Black Art Blowing the Whistle on Bad Medicine Audio
White Coat Black Art Blowing the Whistle on Bad Medicine Sep 6, 2013 | 27:302013 is shaping up as the Year of the Whistle Blower. But who is stepping up and speaking out in health care? As detailed in the season premiere of White Coat, Black Art, it's a difficult road for whistle blowers in health care.
White Coat Black Art - The Language of Cancer, and the 2013 Season (Promo)Aug 30, 2013 | 27:29White Coat Black Art The Language of Cancer, and the 2013 Season (Promo) Audio
White Coat Black Art The Language of Cancer, and the 2013 Season (Promo) Aug 30, 2013 | 27:29A feature-length interview with Siddhartha Mukherjee, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer. Dr. Mukherjee reveals why we frame the disease in the language of war.
White Coat Black Art - Where Art and Medicine ConvergeDec 29, 2012 | 27:30White Coat Black Art Where Art and Medicine Converge Audio
White Coat Black Art Where Art and Medicine Converge Dec 29, 2012 | 27:30This week on White Coat, Black Art, Dr. Brian Goldman with three stories about the place where art and medicine meet that just happen to reflect his state of mind including a conversation with a fellow ER physician who's made a name for himself in another field: film making. Dr. Max Montalvo has directed a documentary and is now working on his third music video for the Canadian band the Tragically Hip. Brian asked him about balancing life in the ER with life behind the camera.
White Coat Black Art - Doctors in the Family, Yurkiewicz Blog, ZDogg M.D., and the Medical Parody contest winnersDec 22, 2012 | 27:30White Coat Black Art Doctors in the Family, Yurkiewicz Blog, ZDogg M.D., and the Medical Parody contest winners Audio
White Coat Black Art Doctors in the Family, Yurkiewicz Blog, ZDogg M.D., and the Medical Parody contest winners Dec 22, 2012 | 27:30On a holiday edition of White Coat Black Art, what it's like when being a doctor is a family business. We'll meet two med student sisters from Harvard who both blog about medicine. Plus a conversation with ZDogg M.D. He's a Las Vegas internist whose music video parodies about modern medicine have already gone viral with a cult following of doctors. All that and we announce the winners of the White Coat Black Art medical parody contest.

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