The Role of Podcasts as Educational Tools in Medical Education

Joining the Academic Medicine Podcast to discuss the current role of podcasts as educational tools in medical education, new research on the topic, and why podcasts are here to stay are guest host and assistant editor for trainee engagement Dr. Jesse Burk-Rafel (@jbrafel), podcasters Drs. Shreya Trivedi (@ShreyaTrivediMD) and Jess Mason (@JessMasonMD), and researcher Dr. Jeff Riddell (@Jeff__Riddell).

This episode is now available through iTunes and the Apple Podcasts app and wherever else you get your podcasts.

Read more about this topic, including the article discussed in this episode, at A transcript of this episode is available upon request from

Further Reading

Riddell J, Robins L, Brown A, Sherbino J, Lin M, Ilgen J. Independent and interwoven: A qualitative exploration of residents’ experiences with educational podcasts [published online ahead of print Sept 10, 2019]. Acad Med. doi:10.1097/ACM.0000000000002984.