With the growing coronavirus pandemic rising by the day, it is important for us as students to stay resilient, proactive and healthy in the weeks-months to come. 

Podcasts are a fantastic way to develop new insights into medicine as well as develop habits that will serve you well in the future.

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RSM Health Matters

RSM Health Matters is the topical podcast series produced by the Royal Society of Medicine. The Royal Society of Medicine’s aim is to be a leading provider of high-quality continuing postgraduate education and learning to the medical profession and wider healthcare teams.

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RCP Medicine

The RCP Medicine podcast is a weekly discussion of different topics relevant to physicians and physician associates. The podcasts are usually hosted by Dr Amie Burbridge, a consultant in acute medicine from Coventry. 

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NHS England & Improvement

NHS England and NHS Improvement are working together to act as a single organisation. Their aim is to better support the NHS and help improve care for patients. Their podcast will be providing commentary and information about NHS health care services, policy and success stories.

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The King's Fund

A podcast about big ideas in health and care. We talk with experts from The King’s Fund and beyond about the NHS, social care, and all things health policy and leadership. New episodes monthly.

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The NHS Frontline

Recordings with frontline staff at Bradford Royal Infirmary, taking you behind the scenes on the wards as they plan for the onset of COVID-19 and then cope as the patients arrive.

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New Scientist Weekly

Keep up with the latest scientific developments and breakthroughs in this weekly podcast from the team at New Scientist, the world’s most popular weekly science and technology magazine. Each discussion centers around three of the most fascinating stories to hit the headlines each week. 

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This Week in Virology

TWiV is a weekly netcast about viruses - the kind that make you sick. Professors Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Rich Condit, Kathy Spindler and science writer Alan Dove and guests deconstruct viruses, how they cause illness, and dissect the latest research.

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RSM NHS at 70

RSM NHS at 70 is a weekly podcast hosted by Sue Saville to celebrate the 70th anniversary of The National Health Service. The Royal Society of Medicine’s aim is to be a leading provider of high-quality continuing postgraduate education and learning to the medical profession and wider healthcare teams.

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Science Weekly

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Science Weekly podcast will now explore some of the crucial scientific questions about Covid-19. Led by its usual hosts  Ian Sample,  Hannah Devlin and  Nicola Davis, as well as the Guardian's health editor Sarah Boseley,  to experts on the frontline of the global outbreak

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Target Oxbridge

In this podcast, Naomi Kellman, the founder of Target Oxbridge, interviews Target Oxbridge students who are studying at Oxford and Cambridge to delve into their experiences, get their tips for applying and share the advice they would give to their 16 year old selves.

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Take Aurally

Take Aurally started as a podcast for Emergency Medicine but has grown to cover large parts of the clinical curriculum for students at the University of Nottingham; everything from ENT to Therapeutics. Whether you're a student or a practitioner looking to refresh their memory Take Aurally is for you!

The Coronavirus Diaries

Staff in the NHS and care system have made audio diaries for 5 Live explaining how the coronavirus pandemic has changed their working lives.

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Sharp Scratch

Students and young medics need to learn a lot to become good doctors - we're here to talk about the things that medical school doesn't teach you. Brought to you by BMJ student.

Becoming a Doctor

A podcast by two medical students, all about what life as a medical student is really like. We'll talk about the day to day activities medical students get up to, as well as offering insight into frequently forgotten aspects of becoming a doctor. Expect to hear discussions of current affairs, personal anecdotes and top tips along the way!

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RSM Digital Health

Discussions with key digital health leaders at The Royal Society of Medicine. Presented by Dr Mala Mawkin. Produced by the Digital Health Council at RSM.

The Food Medic

Welcome to The Food Medic podcast hosted by medical doctor, personal trainer, blogger, and author, Dr. Hazel Wallace. In this podcast you will hear from leading experts in their field who share evidence based advice on how we can live healthier lives and cut through the confusing information that we find online.

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The Health-Tech Podcast

The Health-Tech Podcast covers the latest in health and technology through interviews with disruptive health-tech startups and leaders. Whether you’re a patient or simply interested in health-tech, The Health-Tech Podcast has it covered.

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HLTH Matters

HLTH Matters is a bi-weekly podcast dedicated to paving a better path forward for the future of health. Through these interviews, we hope to spark new ideas and encourage new collaborations among listeners, moving us from a system of sick care to a true healthcare practice.

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