Academic Success


Academic Medicine — Listen Now

Meet medical students and residents, clinicians and educators, health care thought leaders and researchers in this podcast from the journal Academic Medicine. Episodes chronicle the stories of individuals as they experience the science and the art of medicine. Guests delve deeper into the issues shaping medical schools and teaching hospitals today.

ADHD Experts — Listen Now

Leading ADHD experts give real-life answers to questions submitted by ADD adults and parents raising children with attention deficit disorder across a range of topics covering symptoms, school, work, and family life.

ADHD Rewired — Listen Now

The podcast for adults with ADHD. Hear stories, learn strategies, and get great productivity tips as we talk about the real-life struggles and what it takes to achieve success. Host, Eric Tivers, LCSW, is a psychotherapist, coach and entrepreneur (with ADHD) in private practice. Eric interviews a variety of guests. Many are people just like yourself, as well professionals, entrepreneurs, and ADHD experts.

AMA Podcasts — Listen Now

Educational content, research, discussions, opinions and more—enjoy these original podcasts from the AMA for the latest in medicine and patient care.

BMJ: Sharp Scratch — Listen Now

Medical school teaches us a lot, but there are many things we are expected to absorb intuitively from our placements or from our peers. Like, how do you survive a night shift? How exactly do you do the essential admin tasks such as writing a discharge letter? How do relationships and dating work around the transition to being a new doctors? And so much more. Sharp Scratch is the podcast where medical students and newly qualified doctors figure out all those topics that we need to know but that medical school doesn't really teach us. Every second Friday, listen to us - Laura, Ryhan, Declan and Chidera - being honest about the gaps in our knowledge and learning from the experts.

Divine Intervention — Listen Now

Understand concepts in medicine so you can solve problems for patients (and do well on your exams!)

Docs with Disabilities — Listen Now

Doctors with disabilities exist in small, but impactful numbers…How did they navigate their journey? What were the challenges? What are the benefits to medicine broadly? What are the opportunities for peer education? …and what are the potential benefits for reducing health care disparities for patients with disabilities? Join hosts Dr. Lisa Meeks and MDisability Researchers and Physicians as we take a deeper dive into understanding the lived experiences of doctors with disabilities through critical conversations with the doctors, researchers, administrators, faculty and policy makers that work to ensure medicine remains an equal opportunity profession.

Instant Anatomy — Listen Now

Podcasts to help the learning of human anatomy for doctors, medical students, nurses and anyone else who has an interest in human anatomy by Dr. Robert Whitaker, Cambridge, UK.

Leading Learning — Listen Now

The market for continuing education, professional development, and lifelong learning is large and evolving rapidly. Competition is growing and learners have more options than ever. Leading Learning is the podcast for learning business leaders who want to thrive in this new landscape. Each week the hosts, Jeff Cobb and Celisa Steele, provide actionable insights based on their own deep experience and expertise or invite in experts and practitioners to share their perspectives.

The Learning Scientists — Listen Now

A podcast for teachers and students about evidence based practice and learning.

Life Kit- Exercise — Listen Now

You know you need to do it, but there are always a million excuses not to. In this podcast, we give you the science behind getting up and moving, making exercise a habit that sticks and getting the most from your workout.

Life Kit- How to Succeed at College — Listen Now

Consider this your syllabus for getting through college. Here's how to pick classes, what to talk about at office hours, how to study and eventually, get a job (and maybe even a career)!

Life Kit- Sleep Better with Help from Science — Listen Now

Wouldn't it be nice if falling asleep was as simple as getting into your PJs, turning off the light and closing your eyes? Sleeping is more complicated than that. This guide explains the science behind sleep and gives you the tools and techniques that will help you drift off into dreamland.

Mayo Clinic Educator's Center — Listen Now

Exploring technology, pedagogy, and topics in instructional design and education, from Mayo Clinic's eLearning Center.

Med Student Edge — Listen Now

Study tips, tricks, and techniques to help medical students succeed presented by Dr. Shola Vaughn, M.D.

The Mind Deconstructed — Listen Now

Dr. Kaz Nelson, a psychiatrist at the University of Minnesota, along with host, George, serve as translators between the psychiatric field and the non-medical community. Podcast goals: Dispel myths, address listener questions, talk directly about serious topics, such as suicide, and inform the public about what they need to know to maintain mental health and a life worth living.

The NOCTURNISTS — Listen Now

The Nocturnists is a live show and podcast where doctors tell stories from the world of medicine. Based in San Francisco and hosted by physician Emily Silverman, our show is animated by a deep-seated curiosity about health, disease, and human connection. Welcome to the family.

Spoonful of Sugar — Listen Now

A podcast made for medical students, by medical students, to help the medicine go down.

Tea for Teaching — Listen Now

An informal discussion of innovative and effective practices in teaching and learning. This podcast series is hosted by John Kane (an economist) and Rebecca Mushtare (a graphic designer). Together we run the Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching at the State University of New York at Oswego.

Well Said — Listen Now

The Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell and WRHU Radio Hofstra University have partnered to take health education to the airwaves with Well Said with Dr. Ira Nash. Well Said host, Ira Nash, MD, a professor of cardiology at the Zucker School of Medicine and executive director of Northwell Health Physician Partners. He says the show is an outreach opportunity for the medical school to educate people of all walks of life about issues related to health and wellness. The program will also highlight the wealth of knowledge, expertise, and resources available in the local area.

Year One: Making an MD — Listen Now

Year One: Making an MD pulls back the curtain on med school. Along with host Julie Subrin, we follow four students from the 2017 entering class of the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell as they navigate their first year in an infamously long and arduous, ever evolving course of professional training that seeks to turn people into doctors.