KIPRIME podcast episode 3 - Professor Lorelei Lingard

The role of language on healthcare teams – an interview with Professor Lorelei Lingard.

KIPRIME Fellows
Professor Lorelei Lingard. Photo: Erik Cronberg. Photo: Erik Cronberg

Professor Lorelei Lingard received the KIPRIME in 2018 and was the first female recipient of the award. Lorelei is a Professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Western Ontario and the inaugural Director for the Centre of Education Research & Innovation at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry.

She is a leading researcher in the study of communication and collaboration in healthcare teams and, in this interview, we discuss the role of language, what makes good communication and where her research is taking her next. 

Listen to episode 3

The KIPRIME podcast

The Karolinska Institutet Prize for Research in Medical Education (KIPRIME) is a major international award and was created to recognise and stimulate high-quality research in the field. In this podcast series we’ll explore the origins of the KIPRIME and discover the passion and commitment of the people who made it happen. 

Host for the series is Alina Jenkins, a BBC presenter and journalist since 2001 with an extensive background in communicating science. 

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