Podcasts are becoming very popular in the United States, in fact, 44% of Americans have listened to a podcast at least once. That means over 124 million people are tuning in to their favorite shows for advice, motivation, humor and guidance.
Podcasts can be a great way to obtain information about a certain subject and hear from experts about their experience and opinions. For pharmacists, this is a great way to immerse yourself in the profession and learn from others’ successes and mistakes. Here are few great podcasts to listen to related to pharmacy:
- CorConsult Rx: Evidence-Based Medicine and Pharmacy
This podcast focuses on providing brief reviews of topics with complex pharmacology and pharmacotherapy. Some specific topics include dry eye, oral contraceptives, smoking cessation and more.
They also have website with charts, guides, videos and a forum to go along with the podcast. This podcast is great for pharmacists, physicians assistants, nurse practitioners and even students!
Check it out here: CorConsult Rx Podcast
- Pharmacy Leaders Podcast
The Pharmacy Leaders Podcast focuses on interviews and advice on building your professional brand, network and a purposeful second income. This podcast is a part of the Pharmacy Podcast Network.
With topics ranging from time management to fellowship, this podcast is a great resource for new and old pharmacists and technicians, alike.
Check it out here: Pharmacy Leaders Podcast
- The Elective Rotation: A Critical Care Hospital Pharmacy
If you work in the area of hospital pharmacy, this one is for you! Episodes focus on critical-care and emergency-medicine pharmacists. These episodes are usually less than 10 minutes long, making them perfect for a quick update.
Topics range from analgesia, sedation, septic shock and more. This podcast is great for pharmacy students, residents, pharmacists, nurses, physicians and critical care practitioners.
Check it out here: The Elective Rotation Podcast
While you’re traveling for the holidays, or while you are commuting to work, these podcasts are great for sharpening your skills and knowledge! Do you have a podcast you listen to regularly? Share it with us in the comments!