A podcast about empathy - a vital part of medicine
About Empathy is a Canadian podcast about a universal and vital part of medicine — empathy and compassionate care in the context of serious illness.
The podcast is hosted by three doctors: two GPs (or ‘family physicians’ in that hemisphere) with additional qualifications in palliative care, and a palliative care consultant.
The three doctor-hosts interview various guests, including patients, caregivers and other doctors.
This gives rise to a range of discussion topics including tips on how to deliver bad news, how to identify if you’re