About the Show
White Coat, Black Art is an original and provocative show demystifying the world of medicine. Host Dr. Brian Goldman reveals the culture of medicine and the health care system from the point of view of those who work on the other side of the gurney. Doctors, nurses and other healthcare providers explain how things really work and why, with a refreshing and unprecedented level of honesty.
Host Dr. Brian Goldman
is a veteran ER physician and one of Canada's most trusted medical broadcasters. He has been an award-winning medical reporter for CBC Television's The Health Show as well as The National. He's known across Canada as CBC Radio One's "House Doctor." Brian has a proven knack for making sense of medical baffelgab. On 'White Coat, Black Art', he takes listeners past medical bluff and bluster and shows what really goes on at hospitals and clinics. Brian is also author of The Night Shift, Real Life in the Heart of the ER, which takes readers to the front line of emergency medicine and offers a compelling inside view into an often shrouded world.
For more information about Brian's book, visit Harper Collins
Senior Producer Dawna Dingwall
joined the White Coat, Black Art team in 2012 after spending eight seasons producing documentaries and interviews for the CBC Radio program Dispatches. Dawna has also worked as an editor and producer in CBC's National Radio newsroom and on programs including The Current, This Morning, Cross Country Checkup and Q, as well as local programs in both Toronto and Winnipeg. She's been a newspaper reporter in Ottawa and Winnipeg and in another life, was an English teacher in Japan and lived out of a backpack all over Asia. She's happy to report she has finally finished watching all five seasons of The Wire. Follow her on twitter @d2thepowerof2.
Producer Jeff Goodes'
first job at CBC Radio was creating an audio montage about a Filipino Garment Worker's Reunion in Winnipeg. That was 20 years ago and a lot has happened since then. He hosted Fresh Air for ten years. He created Know Your Rights, a 10-part series examining the Charter of Rights and Freedoms. He produced various regional and network shows. Currently, he hosts CBC Radio Overnight and guest hosts Rewind, the archives program. Outside the CBC, he works with Kid in the Hall Scott Thompson creating the Scott Free Podcast. Jeff organizes 5x7 community activism events in Hamilton and Dundas, Ontario. Last but certainly most importantly, Jeff is a proud dad and husband. Follow him on Twitter: @jeff_goodes