They Don’t Teach That in Nursing School

While nursing school equips you with valuable knowledge and skills, it doesn’t prepare you for the real-life challenges you’ll face on the floor. They Don’t Teach That in Nursing School, a miniseries from our award-winning DDx podcast, is your go-to guide, offering unique solutions for the unexpected challenges you’ll encounter as a nurse.

Episode 4

Season 8 | They Don’t Teach That in Nursing School

When the Doctor is the Bully

What can you do when your attending physician is a bully? Hear from two nurses, Melissa and Laura, about their experiences being bullied by a physician.

Listen to all of season 8.


Catch up on season 7

Meet three obstetricians who perform an essential medical procedure: abortion. Learn about their patients and how abortion affects both physical and mental health. From a molar pregnancy to fetal chromosomal abnormalities, these stories illustrate the life-saving impact of abortion, and its necessity within healthcare.

Catch up on season 8

While nursing school equips you with valuable knowledge and skills, it doesn’t prepare you for the real-life challenges you’ll face on the floor. They Don’t Teach That in Nursing School is your go-to guide, offering unique solutions for the unexpected challenges you’ll encounter as a nurse.

About DDx

DDx is medical shorthand for differential diagnosis, a system of analysis designed to identify the root cause of complex patient symptoms. This is a medical podcast about how doctors think and learn on the job — exploring complex areas of medicine and difficult medical cases. The show is hosted by Dr. Raj Bhardwaj and produced by Figure 1.