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Gender equity: Podcasts & online lectures

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MJA Podcast Ep 13: Quotas, unaccredited registrars and cultural shift

AMA Moving Medicine podcast

The AMA Moving Medicine podcast from the American Medical Association (AMA), has many episodes devoted to women in medicine and the challenges they face, as well as gender equity in general. The podcast aims to help physicians stay in the loop on innovations and emerging issues impacting physicians and public health today. You can access all AMA podcasts at

Episode highlights:

#MeToo in the medical field, part 1: Dr. Reshma Jagsi on harassment

#MeToo in the medical field, part 2: Dr. Tiffani Bell & David Gabor on consequences

Gender inequity: Creating systemic change, part 1

Gender inequity: Creating systemic change, part 2

Women leaders in medicine, part 1

Women leaders in medicine, part 2

The burden of burnout for women in medicine with Vineet Arora, MD

American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine: Podcast

Hosts Dr Raj Gupta and Dr Eric Schwenk address hot topics in regional anaesthesia and pain medicine, featuring guests from the ASRA community.

PodcastsEpisode 19: Women in Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine

The Clinical Probem Solvers: Women in Diagnosis (WDx)

PodcastsThe CPSolvers Women in Diagnosis Series (WDx), led by Dr. Sharmin Shekarchian, Dr. Emma Levine, and Dr. Lindsey Shipley, aims to promote, celebrate and elevate women in diagnostic reasoning. Their goal is to create a space for women of all training levels to learn from mentors and “nerd-out” about clinical reasoning. They discuss issues related to barriers, access, and opportunities by sharing the skills and stories of women navigating careers in medicine.

Episodes feature women from the CPSolvers team and guest experts discussing topics such as the intersection of gender and race in medicine and solving clinical unknowns.

Finding me in medicine again

PodcastsDr. Nance Goldstein, is a certified leadership coach and trainer, and her podcast "Finding me in medicine again" has episodes featuring experienced female physicians, who discuss the ways they managed their medical practices and found time for their families and for themselves. The podcast is aimed at early career women physicians, to help them explore how to solve difficult yet common challenges.

Med School Tutors: Podcast

PodcastsMed School Tutors sponsors a podcast called "My First Cadaver", and this episode "Episode 8: My First "Darling-Honey-Sweetheart"— Conversations with Women in Medicine" discusses perceptions and stereotypes regarding women in medicine.This blog post explains further on this topic.

New England Journal of Medicine: Audio interviews

PodcastsListen to this audio interview with Dr Esther Choo, which highlights steps medical institutions can take to support and empower women.

View related articles:

Articles"Time’s Up for Medicine? Only Time Will Tell"

Articles"Ending Sexual Harassment in Academic Medicine"

PodcastsListen to this audio interview with Dr Loren Rabinowitz on the hurdles and frustration that female medical trainees face in a sexist culture.

Read this related article:

Articles"Social Media and Advancement of Women Physicians"

University of Oxford: Podcasts

The University of Oxford has a number of interesting podcasts on different topics relating toWomen in Science, some relevant and interesting podcasts are linked in the list below.

PodcastsBrave New World: how women can lead the way.

PodcastsLessons learned on the way up - how to take control of your career in STEM and still have a life!

PodcastsAmbition for Leadership.

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