Eight Wellness Favorites For Women Doctors

Eight Wellness Favorites For Women Doctors

Happy New Year, to our fellow Women in White Coats! With the new year comes a chance for a fresh start and many of us set resolutions to make wellness, self-care and fitness a bigger priority in life. With that in mind we have put together a list of some of our...

Physician Suicide Awareness Day

Physician Suicide Awareness Day

September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month.  According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), suicide rates in the United States increased more than 30% from 1999 to 2017. More than half (54%) of people who died by suicide did not...

7 Tips for Budding Pediatricians

7 Tips for Budding Pediatricians

As a young girl, I loved to spend my Saturdays playing “school”. I would line my dolls and stuffed animals up on our back porch, and teach them all lessons using a play chalkboard and school supplies. I could play for hours. My mom was convinced I’d be a teacher when...

I am the Face of Burnout

I am the Face of Burnout

I am the face of early career female physician burnout. And I fought it so hard Until I realized that in order to overcome this foe, it wasn’t me that was broken. It wasn’t me that need to be fixed. It wasn’t something inherently wrong with me. I was working from a...

Pushing Past a Test Yet Feeling Like A Fraud

Pushing Past a Test Yet Feeling Like A Fraud

For 7 years I have been living a life of shame. I have been fearful that I would be discovered and called a fraud. Constantly feeling inadequate and not worthy of my initials M.D. “Why?” you may ask. Because for almost 7 years I had not attained the title of “Board...

No More Guess Work: Gifts that Women in White Coats will Love

No More Guess Work: Gifts that Women in White Coats will Love

Not sure what to give that special lady doctor in your life? Whether she is your wife, your sister, your friend or your favorite doctor, we've got you covered with recommendations that are sure to delight her. We made a list and checked it twice (by polling members of...

Doctoring In My Sleep

Doctoring In My Sleep

We are trained to do this in our sleep.  More than ten years out from my residency graduation, I look back at my training and reflect on why exactly it was so grueling and arduous. I remember the innumerable ICU and Trauma rotations, overnight calls and night...

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