Magic City Medcast
About This Show
A podcast produced by the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s medical students covering the incredible and often hidden stories of medicine, medical school, and Birmingham. All opinions expressed do not necessarily reflect those of the University of Alabama at Birmingham.
Most Recent Episode
#4: The White Coat
Aug 10 17
In this episode we take a look at a ceremony celebrated by medical schools across the country in which new medical students are given their first white coat. We interview brand new students, experienced clinicians, and medical school staff to find out what the white coat and the white coat ceremony mean to them. If you wish to find more information on the white coat ceremony and it’s origins visit www.gold-foundation.org.
This episode was produced and edited by Corey Duke and Chase Edward Cox. Many thanks to Dr. Laura Kezar, Dr. Caroline Harada, Jason Noah, Anesha Khanijow, Emily Hayward, and Shreya Kashyap. Our theme song was produced by Tim Littman, Samuel Altonji, Steve Kim, Leah Carpenter, Ramya Singireddy, and Corey Duke. Our show is made possible by a generous grant from UABSOM’s Student Senate. We used backing tracks from The Red Thread’s Sailin On.