White Coat, Black Art on CBC Radio

White Coat, Black Art on CBC Radio

Canada

CBC Radio's Dr. Brian Goldman takes listeners through the swinging doors of hospitals and doctors' offices, behind the curtain where the gurney lies.

Episodes

Park Your Frustration - Again  

With the news that Ontario is freezing hospital parking fees we bring you our "Park Your Frustration" episode from Oct. 2011.

One More Thing  

Six smart, strong women - mothers of children with complex diseases - are on a mission to make the system better. Not just for them but for you.

I'll Never Forget You  

Patients write letters to the healthcare workers they never got a chance to thank the first time around.

Sock Drawer Stories  

How a unique art project mounted by a Calgary-based EMT is helping first responders heal from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.

WCBA - Death's Door  

Beyond the debate. Quebec's step-by-step march to allow doctors to help terminally ill patients to die...and what that means for the rest of the country.

White Coat Black Art - Dr Uber  

Dr. Uber Will See You Now (or will she?)

Falling through the cracks  

Why did Greg Price, an otherwise healthy 31-year old man die from a very treatable cancer that most people recover from? His family believes an uncaring healthcare system was the culprit.

White Coat Black Art - Sick Comedy  

Three comedians dispense a dose of no-holds barred sick comedy about everything from incurable disease to the peculiarities of modern health care.

Bonus Podcast: Without Consent extended interview  

An extended interview with Anita and Ken Chanko, the family of a man whose final moments were broadcast on a US medical reality show without consent. They appeared on the Nov. 7, 2015 episode of White Coat, Black Art.

Without Consent  

This week: A cautionary tale from a family whose story was told on a medical reality program -- a story they say never should have made it to air.

WCBA - A Shot at Normal  

The Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario in Ottawa set up a clinic just for fragile kids with complex illnesses - one that eases the burden for parents by listening to them. If that approach works with these families, it'll work for all of us.

Eric Johnson on "The Knick"  

Eric talks about what makes Dr. Gallinger tick, and how he ended up doing the same surgery for two different medical dramas.

TV MDs  

We look at the impact of TV MDs on medical culture, why the medium is fascinated by medicine and Brian talks to Eric Johnson aka Dr. Everett Gallinger of "The Knick."

White Coat Black Art - From assembly line to ER  

Can a production system developed to make better, safer cars also make better, safer healthcare?

White Coat Black Art - Swedish Pharmacare  

Dr. Brian Goldman travels to Stockholm to look at its pharmacare system.

Politics & Prescriptions town hall long cut  

CBC election town hall recorded at Glenn Gould Studio Tues Sept. 29 hosted by Dr. Brian Goldman. Politics & Prescriptions: Should Canada have a national drug plan?

White Coat Black Art - Politics and Prescriptions  

Town Hall: Should Canada have a national drug plan?

White Coat Black Art - Tattoos  

Dr. Brian Goldman looks at first impressions and the disconnect between you and the medical world on how we view tattoos and body piercings.

White Coat Black Art - One More Thing Moms Club  

Six smart, strong women - mothers of children with complex diseases - are on a mission to make the system better. Not just for them but for you.

White Coat Mini Podcast - flibanserin  

Brian unpacks flibanserin, the so-called 'female viagra' and talks about the new season of White Coat.

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