20 episodes

Preston Cline, Coleman Ruiz, and the Mission Critical Team Institute share research and explore the questions vexing the most elite teams in the world, from Special Operations soldiers to Firefighters, from Trauma Medics to Professional Athletes, and from Astronauts to Tactical Law Enforcement.

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Preston Cline, Coleman Ruiz, and the Mission Critical Team Institute share research and explore the questions vexing the most elite teams in the world, from Special Operations soldiers to Firefighters, from Trauma Medics to Professional Athletes, and from Astronauts to Tactical Law Enforcement.

    #20 The Power of Narrative Medicine

    #20 The Power of Narrative Medicine

    Clare Murphy talks with Dr. Martin and Nurse Griffiths about the world of medicine, how the medical community operates under pressure, how the training shapes the doctor, life on deployment, strategies for coping in crisis, and the power of narrative medicine. As well as how the telling of doctors stories supports doctors to stay in the profession.
    Reading List:
    Atul Gawande, Being Mortal
    Henry Marsh, Do No Harm
    Christie Watson, The Language of Kindness
    Rita Charon, Narrative Medicine
    Kathryn Montgomery Hunter, Doctors Stories,
    Arthur W Frank, At the Will of the Body


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    • 57 min
    #19 NASA Chief Flight Director Holly Ridings talks with Dr. Preston Cline

    #19 NASA Chief Flight Director Holly Ridings talks with Dr. Preston Cline

    NASA Chief Flight Director Holly Ridings' talk with Dr. Preston Cline
    Holly Ridings was selected by NASA in 2018 as the first female chief flight director. Holly hails from Amarillo, Texas, and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering from Texas AandM University. She joined NASA in 1998 as a flight controller in the thermal operations group. She was first selected as a flight director in 2005. Since then, she has served as the lead flight director for several missions including International Space Station mission Expedition 16 in 2007-2008.

    • 1 hr 6 min
    #18 Harry speaks with Dr Deane-Peter Baker

    #18 Harry speaks with Dr Deane-Peter Baker

    Please enjoy Harry's conversation with Dr Deane-Peter Baker, Associate Professor and Co-Convener (w Prof David Kilcullen) of the Future Operations Research Group in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at the University of New South Wales, Canberra (Australian Defence Force Academy). They have a broad ranging discussion on the morality and ethics related to being in MCTs, including new insights into the ground of moral injury and moral literacy. Below are some of the resources mentioned in the episode.

    Dr Baker’s new book http://morality%20and%20ethics%20of%20war/ (Morality and Ethics of War) - https://www.booktopia.com.au/morality-and-ethics-at-war-deane-peter-baker/book/9781350104549.html (https://www.booktopia.com.au/morality-and-ethics-at-war-deane-peter-baker/book/9781350104549.html)
    Future Operations Research Group - https://www.unsw.adfa.edu.au/school-of-humanities-and-social-sciences/research-groups/future-operations-research-group (https://www.unsw.adfa.edu.au/school-of-humanities-and-social-sciences/research-groups/future-operations-research-group)
    Charles Taylor (philosopher) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Taylor_(philosopher) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Taylor_(philosopher))
    Moral Injury, Tom Frame - https://www.amazon.com.au/Moral-Injury-Unseen-Wounds-Barbarism/dp/1742234658 (https://www.amazon.com.au/Moral-Injury-Unseen-Wounds-Barbarism/dp/1742234658)
    Virtue ethics (Stoic/Aristotelian ethics) - https://plato.stanford.edu/entries/ethics-virtue/ (https://plato.stanford.edu/entries/ethics-virtue/)
    Dan Ariely's The Truth About Dishonesty - https://www.amazon.com.au/Honest-Truth-About-Dishonesty-Especially/dp/0007506724/ref=asc_df_0007506724/?tag=googleshopdsk-22andlinkCode=df0andhvadid=424824574499andhvpos=andhvnetw=gandhvrand=18188439755585565120andhvpone=andhvptwo=andhvqmt=andhvdev=candhvdvcmdl=andhvlocint=andhvlocphy=9060880andhvtargid=pla-527466906841andpsc=1 (https://www.amazon.com.au/Honest-Truth-About-Dishonesty-Especially/dp/0007506724/ref=asc_df_0007506724/?tag=googleshopdsk-22andlinkCode=df0andhvadid=424824574499andhvpos=andhvnetw=gandhvrand=18188439755585565120andhvpone=andhvptwo=andhvqmt=andhvdev=candhvdvcmdl=andhvlocint=andhvlocphy=9060880andhvtargid=pla-527466906841andpsc=1)
    Deane Baker (editor) Key Concepts in Military Ethics - https://www.booktopia.com.au/key-concepts-in-military-ethics-deane-peter-baker/book/9781742234380.html?source=plaandgclid=Cj0KCQiAv6yCBhCLARIsABqJTjb0pDZLuc7ZkxczuOdn50oRjrmS8LGGcyerzU4rMf7CL0t0UxYYcPYaAgV-EALw_wcB (https://www.booktopia.com.au/key-concepts-in-military-ethics-deane-peter-baker/book/9781742234380.html?source=plaandgclid=Cj0KCQiAv6yCBhCLARIsABqJTjb0pDZLuc7ZkxczuOdn50oRjrmS8LGGcyerzU4rMf7CL0t0UxYYcPYaAgV-EALw_wcB)
    The Strategic Corporal Revisited (Baker and Lovell – editors) - https://www.google.com/search?rlz=1C1CHBF_en-GBAU826AU826andq=the+strategic+corporal+revisited:+challenges+facing+combatants+in+21st-century+warfareandstick=H4sIAAAAAAAAAONgecTYxsgt8PLHPWGp2klrTl5jLOfiCs7IL3fNK8ksqRTS42KDslS4BKV49dP1DQ3TzMxMyy3N8zQYpPi5UIWUNIxkdl2ado5NTJABCJZwBDkocXICWQ9-yx2x12Jo2rfiEBsLB6MAQxBca25lUVZGRhHPItawkoxUheKSosSS1PTMZIXk_KKC_KLEHIWi1LLM4syS1BQrheSMxJyc1Lz01GKFtMTkzLx0oKrcpMSSxLySYoXMPAUjw-IS3eTUvJLSokqF8sSitMSiVAAY5VpC5QAAAAandsa=Xandved=2ahUKEwi69OKy0KvvAhVl73MBHRP_BYkQ6RN6BAgVEAEandbiw=1422andbih=678 (https://www.google.com/search?rlz=1C1CHBF_en-GBAU826AU826andq=the+strategic+corporal+revisited:+challenges+facing+combatants+in+21st-century+warfareandstick=H4sIAAAAAAAAAONgecTYxsgt8PLHPWGp2klrTl5jLOfiCs7IL3fNK8ksqRTS42KDslS4BKV49dP1DQ3TzMxMyy3N8zQYpPi5UIWUNIxkdl2ado5NTJABCJZwBDkocXICWQ9-yx2x12Jo2rfiEBsLB6MAQxBca25lUVZGRhHPItawkoxUheKSosSS1PTMZIXk_KKC_KLEHIWi1LLM4syS1BQrheSMxJyc1Lz01GKFtMTkzLx0oKrcpMSSxLySYoXMPAUjw-IS3eTUvJLSokqF8sSitMSiVAAY5VpC5QAAAAandsa=Xandved=2ahUKEwi69OKy0KvvAhVl73MBHRP_BYkQ6RN6BAgVEAEandbiw=1422andbih=678)

    • 1 hr 42 min
    #17 NASA Astronauts Chris Cassidy and Drew Morgan

    #17 NASA Astronauts Chris Cassidy and Drew Morgan

    Please enjoy Preston and Coleman's conversation with NASA astronauts Chris Cassidy and Drew Morgan.

    • 1 hr 11 min
    w/ Peter Ward, Div. CDR, Security Services, Victoria Police, Australia

    w/ Peter Ward, Div. CDR, Security Services, Victoria Police, Australia

    Special Operations Group (Victoria Police) - https://www.theage.com.au/national/victoria/special-operations-group-inside-the-world-of-the-police-other-cops-call-when-they-are-in-trouble-20170621-gwvbfv.html
    Special Operations Group (Victoria Police) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Victoria_Police_Special_Operations_Group
    Suffering as Privilege - https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/residue-processing-extreme-experiences-preston-cline/?articleId=6658044186366930944
    Jergertroppen (The Hunting Troop) - https://www.forsvaret.no/forstegangstjeneste/tjenesteguiden/sokbare-forstegangstjenester/jegertroppen
    Jergertroppen (The Hunting Troop) - https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/23296151.2019.1581434?scroll=top&needAccess=true
    The Legacy by James Kerr
    Suggested Hawaiian Radio Stations - https://www.cision.com/2014/05/top-10-radio-stations-in-hawaii/

    • 1 hr 5 min
    Harry hosts Danny Cooper: PhD, SOF vet, ultra marathoner, and stay-at-home dad

    Harry hosts Danny Cooper: PhD, SOF vet, ultra marathoner, and stay-at-home dad

    The Wanderers Education Program - https://www.sasresourcesfund.org.au/static/uploads/files/wep-wanderers-education-program-2019-wfvdwwznbjgo.pdf
    Dr Jean Twenge – www.jeantwenge.com
    Danny Cooper - https://komanchi.com.au/
    Danny Cooper - https://researchers.mq.edu.au/en/persons/daniel-cooper
    Thinking Fast and Slow – Daniel Kahneman
    Papillon – Henri Charriere
    Iditarod Trail Invitational 2021 - https://www.iditarodtrailinvitational.com
    ITI 1000 Invitational – https://www.iditarodtrailinvitational.com/iti-1000

    • 1 hr 11 min

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