Jan 13, 2023
How much to physicians know about addiction? Some would say 'not much at all.' Others might say 'not nearly enough.' It's all a part of 'White Coat Denial'! In this edition of RC2C, host Neil Scott has an extensive conversation with a legendary doctor who is making a difference. He's Dr. Nicholas Pace, former medical director at General Motors in NYC, and a doctor who created 'The Physicians Alcoholism & Addiction Training Program' to educate 1st-year residents about alcoholism and the Fellowship of Alcoholics Annymous. The unique program pairs physicians with AA members, as an integral part of the program.
And actor Lou Gossett, Jr., a person in long-term recovery, reflects on 'saying what you mean,'