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Episode 3

Sound Engineer:
Nick Hoskin

Music by:
Scott Holmes

Featured Guests:
Dr. Dina Brooks
Dr. John Kelton

Interviewer:
Dr. Teresa Chan

Sponsorship & Mentorship | Innovation Initiative

In our third episode of the MacPFD Spark podcast, we will be discussing what it means to be a great mentor and sponsor with Dr. Dina Brooks before learning about the Michael G. DeGroote Innovation Initiative at McMaster University with Dr. John Kelton. New Spark episodes launch on a biweekly basis - with exception for special event and themed episodes - so be sure to check back often for more content to help you grow and enhance your career in the health sciences!

Featured Guest - Dr. Dina Brooks and Dr. John Kelton
Interviewer(s) - Dr. Teresa Chan

Episode 2

Sound Engineer:
Nick Hoskin

Music by:
Scott Holmes

Featured Guests:
Dr. Susan Reid
Dr. Geoff Norman

Interviewer:
Dr. Teresa Chan

Women in Academia | Founding Fathers

In our second episode; we will be discussing issues surrounding women in academia before learning more about the history and inception of the medical school at McMaster University. New Spark episodes launch on a biweekly basis - with exception for special event and themed episodes - so be sure to check back often for more content to help you grow and enhance your career in the health sciences!

Featured Guest - Dr. Susan Reid and Dr. Geoff Norman
Interviewer(s) - Dr. Teresa Chan

Episode 1

Sound Engineer:
Nick Hoskin

Music by:
Scott Holmes

Featured Guests:
Dr. Robert Fleisig (School of Engineering)
Dr. Ruth Chen (School of Nursing)

Interviewer:
Dr. Teresa Chan

Design Thinking | Nursing Education

In Episode 1 we bring you two very cool topics - Design thinking, and Nursing Education. In this episode, Dr. Teresa Chan interviews Dr. Robert Fleisig, who is cross appointed to FHS and the W. Booth School of Engineering. Dr. Fleisig discusses the nature of design thinking and how it fits in healthcare. Then she interviews another rockstar educator - Dr. Ruth Chen - Nurse Practitioner and Nursing Academic. Dr. Chen discusses the behind the scenes of nursing education and shares a bit about her leadership journey.

Featured Guest - Dr. Robert Fleisig and Dr. Ruth Chen
Interviewer(s) - Dr. Teresa Chan

Episode 0

Sound Engineer:
Nick Hoskin

Music by:
Scott Holmes

Featured Guests:
Dr. Anjali Kundi (Niagara Regional Campus)
Dr. Amanda Bell (Niagara Regional Campus)

Interviewer:
Dr. Teresa Chan
Dr. Anjali Kundi

The Pilot

Our pilot episode Dr. Teresa Chan (Assistant Dean) and Dr. Anjali Kundi (Niagara Regional Campus Faculty Development Lead) describes the purpose of our podcast. Then, we bring you a podcast where Dr. Kundi interviews the wonderful Dr. Amanda Bell, who is the Assistant Dean of Niagara Regional Campus.

Featured Guest - Dr. Amanda Bell
Interviewer(s) - Drs. Teresa Chan, Anjali Kundi

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