Life Lessons from the Mammography Suite

Last week I had my first mammogram. If you’re thinking, wow, isn’t she a bit young for that?, first, thank you!, and second, my doctor recommended starting now due to the impressive history of breast cancer in my family. Yes, we have had genetic testing, and no, the BRCA mutation was not found. Which most …

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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.