Brian Goldman

Doctors make mistakes. Can we talk about that?

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Filmed Jan 2011 at TEDxToronto 2010
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Every doctor makes mistakes. But, says physician Brian Goldman, medicine's culture of denial (and shame) keeps doctors from ever talking about those mistakes, or using them to learn and improve. Telling stories from his own long practice, he calls on doctors to start talking about being wrong.

Brian Goldman
/ Physician, broadcaster

Brian Goldman is an emergency-room physician in Toronto, and the host of CBC Radio’s "White Coat, Black Art."  Full bio.

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