Mothers in Medicine book

Mothers in Medicine, a blog to which I contribute, has just published its first book. It's a compilation of real stories and thoughtful advice inspired by women like myself - and, importantly, the women who have paved the way for my generation of female doctors - and I am honored to have had the chance …

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Beating Burnout (or at least trying)

Medical News Today put together this look at different ways that doctors spend their time outside of the hospital. I'm pleased to be included and fascinated by the variety of hobbies that others pursue. I can't claim that writing completely prevents burnout, but it certainly helps! Read the article here.

Lessons in Medicine from the Car Dealership

Midway through my residency, my husband and I purchased a new car. The old one, a well-traveled and well-loved 1999 Toyota, had become a bit of a money pit, so rather than trying to sell it or trade it in at the dealership, we decided to donate it. As we sat with the salesperson reviewing …

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