Cochrane Library Podcasts
Audio summaries of selected reviews from The Cochrane Library.
This audio program features current news and information from
the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), part
of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. AHRQ’s
mission is to improve the quality, safety, efficiency, and effectiveness
of health care for all Americans. AHRQ is the lead Federal agency
in the effort to improve patient safety and reduce medical errors.
POEM of the Week Podcast
Each week Dr. Mark Ebell, POEMs Editor, joins Dr. Michael
Wilkes, NPR correspondent and Vice-Dean of the UC-Davis Medical
School, for a five minute discussion about an important recent
POEM article. The discussion provides additional depth and
insight into the issue covered by the POEM synopsis.
Dr. DeAngelis, Editor-in-Chief of JAMA, provides summary and
commentary on each week's issue of JAMA, the Journal of the
American Medical Association.
Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News
This podcast is a lively discussion of the week's medical news
and how it may affect you. This five-seven minute free program
features Rick Lange, M.D., chief of clinical cardiology, and
Elizabeth Tracey, directory of the Hopkins Health NewsFeed,
a radio news service program.
AccessMedicine Weekly Podcasts
One podcast a week may include Harrison's Grand Rounds
(audio lectures, from world-renowned academic physicians, addressing
key medical topics in internal medicine), Harrison's Updates
(the latest, most important advances in medicine written by
highly regarded academicians in the medical field) or Hurst’s
the Heart Updates (examinations and reviews of the most
recent cardiology news from medical journals written by distinguished
Weekly Audio Summary
The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) Weekly Audio Summary Podcast
This podcast explores the scientific and medical discoveries
that are emerging from regenerative medicine.
Week in Cardiology
A weekly show that provides commentary by medical professionals
regarding a wide range of cardiology topics. The topics are
discussed in-depth and are directed toward physicians and other
The Nature Podcast is a free weekly audio show highlighting
content from each issue and interviews with the scientists creating
The weekly Science Update Podcast bundles five of Science Update's
award-winning 60-second radio shows together with insightful
commentary from one of the producers.
NLM Director's Comments
MedlinePlus presents a weekly update by Donald A.B. Lindberg,
M.D., Director of the National Library of Medicine, highlighting
new materials on MedlinePlus.
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