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Now Hear This: Three Podcasts Featuring Faculty of Medicine Members to Follow

Science communications is leaping from the realms of scientific journals and research posters to the world of podcasts. If you listen carefully, you may even recognize a familiar voice or two from members of the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Medicine. Here are a few podcasts created by or featuring members of the Faculty of Medicine community. 
Oct 25 / 2019

UofTMed Alum: Advocacy, Stigma and 20 Years of the Black Medical Students Association

Dr. Sean Wharton recalls being just one of three black medical students in his class when he began his studies. Realizing that something had to be done to increase black students' representation in medical school, Dr. Wharton got to work. 
Oct 18 / 2019

Exploring Youth Mental Health Programs through Knowledge Exchange in Australia

Third-year medical student Jimmy Tan has always been interested in mental health, especially when it came to youth and adolescents. This summer, he had an opportunity to go to Australia on a knowledge exchange trip. He spoke to writer Julia Soudat about what brought him to Australia, some of the highlights and learnings from his international journey.
Aug 28 / 2019

Class of 2T3: Why Are You Passionate About Medicine?

As a new school year approaches, incoming students from the Class of 2T3 share what inspired them to pursue medicine and how they hope to weave their passions for advocacy into their careers as physicians.
Aug 19 / 2019