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Welcome to the Doctors Changing Medicine Podcast where we feature physicians who are redefining the practice of medicine AND changing the experience we have as doctors in medicine.We all know the system is broken but we’ve decided not to complain about it anymore, we’re out to fix it.I’m Dr. Una, your host. I’m a pediatrician and serial entrepreneur BUT my passion is helping physicians create the freedom to live life and practice medicine on their terms. This is not just a podcast, it's a movement of change and I invite you to be part of it.

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Welcome to the Doctors Changing Medicine Podcast where we feature physicians who are redefining the practice of medicine AND changing the experience we have as doctors in medicine.We all know the system is broken but we’ve decided not to complain about it anymore, we’re out to fix it.I’m Dr. Una, your host. I’m a pediatrician and serial entrepreneur BUT my passion is helping physicians create the freedom to live life and practice medicine on their terms. This is not just a podcast, it's a movement of change and I invite you to be part of it.

    Publishing Papers as a Pathway to Promotion in Academia with Dr. Jia

    Publishing Papers as a Pathway to Promotion in Academia with Dr. Jia

    Dr. Jia Hwei Ng is a board-certified nephrologist, a clinical researcher at Zucker School of Medicine at Northwell, and the founder of Publish MD. Dr. Hwei is passionate about helping clinicians get over the hurdles of publishing. She coaches clinicians on how to publish research papers and achieve their academic goals without feeling overwhelmed. She is also the creator of the PublishedMD YouTube channel where she covers topics such as academic writing, research productivity, success mindsets, and anything to help you thrive in academia.


    Tune in to learn how publishing papers could be your pathway to promotion in academia. 


    In a nutshell, we chat about:
    The importance of publishing papersHow Dr.Hwei came to do the fascinating work she is doing, her company and her YouTube channelHow publishing helped her build her network and get more opportunities to work with other PhysiciansThe blocks holding people back from publishing in the way they should and how to overcome themWhy you should subscribe to her YouTube channel!     …and so much more!


    Featured in the Show:
    Website: http:www.publishedmd.com 
    Email: info@publishedmd.com 
    YouTube channel: HERE
    Linkedin: Jia Hwei NG
    Twitter:@jiahweing


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    • 19 min
    The Physician Community Needs You Now

    The Physician Community Needs You Now

    This episode is a very special one. Join me in wishing the Doctors Changing Medicine podcast a happy birthday! Each week, for 52 weeks, I have spoken to a physician who is doing amazing things in medicine. Meaning, there are still so many more stories to tell! On this day, I want to say a special thank you for listening, sharing, and writing us reviews. I also want to invite you to tune in to today's episode of "The Physician Community Needs You Now" to celebrate the podcast's first year.


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    • 18 min
    Money Mastery For Women Physicians with Dr. Latifat Akintade

    Money Mastery For Women Physicians with Dr. Latifat Akintade

    Dr. Latifa Akintade is a practicing Gastroenterologist, a money coach, and the creator and founder of the MoneyFitMd platform which includes a podcast and a money school for badass women Physicians. She helps women Physicians grow from financially overwhelmed to financially confident so that they can achieve financial peace of mind. Her goal is to help women Physicians build wealth from the inside out, and feel great and confident about it. Through her program, women physicians are able to feel like they have control no matter what and create a confident relationship with money.


    Still entertaining the thought that entrepreneurship is not for you? You are in for a treat!


    In a nutshell, we chat about:
    Dr. Akintade's journey with finances and how she overcame the mindset of 'entrepreneurship is not for people like her'.The motive behind the business that helps women physicians get financial confidence and freedomThe mindset most doctors hold with their finances and entrepreneurshipFlushing your resourcefulness and your brain into your money…and so much more!


    Featured in the show:
    Podcast: MoneyFitMd 
    Email Dr.Akintade: moneyfitmd@gmail.com 
    Instagram: @moneyfitmd
    Get Dr.Akintade's mini-videos series: How to be a Cash Flow Boss.


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    • 26 min
    Redefining Success for Physicians with Dr. Johanna Moore

    Redefining Success for Physicians with Dr. Johanna Moore

    If you're the type of physician who feels like you should be successful at this point, because you've done all the work but still go to bed disappointed, this episode is definitely for you!
    Dr. Moore MD is a certified dermatopathologist and the founder of She is money, a success strategy and coaching company for ambitious intelligent women physicians. Even after founding her first professional corporation, Dr. Moore still had mental breakdowns and went into midlife crises. Her transformational choice, not to be a victim but to be in the movement, was the sole reason behind the founding of She is money, her happy place in medicine, where she felt fulfilled.
    Listen in as Dr. Moore shares her transformational journey into fulfillment and finding her happy spot in medicine.


    In a nutshell, we chat about:
    Dr. Moore's professional journeyWhen she decided to turn around from victim mode to movement modeHer beautiful definition of successHow venturing into her happy spot in medicine has changed her lifeDr. Moore's engagement with the social mediaHer awe-inspiring advice as a veteran investor…and so much more!


    Featured in the show:
    Website:https://www.sheismoney.com 
    Instagram: @she.is.money and @drjohannabmoore 
    LinkedIn: Johanna B.Moore
    Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/sheismoney 


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    • 25 min
    How This Surgeon Launched A Wildly Successful Private Practice With Dr. Amy Vertrees

    How This Surgeon Launched A Wildly Successful Private Practice With Dr. Amy Vertrees

    Dr. Amy Vertrees is a general surgeon in Columbia and is affiliated with Maury Regional Hospital. She is the founder of a wonderful company called Boss, and the host of the Boss Business and Surgery Series podcast. Dr. Vertrees received her medical degree from Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences F.Edward Hebert School of Medicine and has been practicing for over 10 years.


    Dr. Vertrees got all her training in the military, at a military Medical School in Bethesda, Maryland. In 2017, she chose not to stay in the military but become a civilian instead. When she was first employed, she felt restless, as if she was missing out on something. Realizing what she had been tolerating pushed her to her full potential. She ventured into private practice and founded a company that has an amazing Facebook Program. The program was specifically designed to help surgeons learn concepts not taught in residency but necessary for a successful surgery career.


    Listen in as Dr. Vertrees shares her phenomenal journey and more about her platform that highlights fellow Physicians.


    In a nutshell, we chat about:


    Dr. Vertrees's phenomenal journeyWhen Dr. Vertrees realized she was tolerating certain things that made her restless How the idea of coaching was introduced to her and how it transformed herHow Dr. Vertrees acquired her business skillsHow she wildly created a win-win situation for her private practice and filled up her schedule for the first month of openingListening to people within the container of what you do

     …and so much more!


    Featured in the Show
    Website: https: //www.boss.surgery.com/ 
    Facebook Program: Boss business and surgery series
    Amy's Podcast:
    On Apple podcast: Boss business and surgery series
    On Spotify: Boss business and surgery series


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    • 41 min
    The Story and Impact of The Physician Coach Support Organization With Dr. Diana Londoño

    The Story and Impact of The Physician Coach Support Organization With Dr. Diana Londoño

    Physical manifestations of burnout are the end-stage manifestation of chronic stress. Dr. Londoño underwent burnout twice, with the second one lasting almost a year and manifesting physically. Her husband once described her as a negative person who he wouldn't want to be around, and this was her final tocsin. She decided to venture into life coaching and is now supporting fellow Physicians.


    Dr. Diana Londoño is one of the 10% female urologists in the US. She is a Urology Specialist in Los Angeles and is affiliated with multiple hospitals there. Diana is also a Certified Life Coach and the founder of Physicians Coach Support, where everyone is a Physician and a certified life coach. Diana has been in practice for 11 - 12 years, having received her medical degree from the David Geffen School of medicine at UCLA.


    Listen in as Diana shares the exhilarating story of her journey and her amazing movement.


    In a nutshell, we chat about:


    What triggered Dr. Londoño to start the Physician Coach SupportWhat her focus was as she set up the organizationThe organizations backing them up and the coaches supporting the movementWhere she sees in her movement, 2years from nowGratitude as a strategy of mental toughness…and so much more!


    Featured in Show
    Dr. Londoño’s  Organization: https://physicianssupportcoach.com 
    Dr. Londoño on LinkedIn: Diana Londoño  


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    • 33 min

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Thanks for this podcast Dr. Una. Every episode I’ve listened to has been most inspiring. It’s been uplifting and eye opening to see the vast array of endeavors fellow physician colleagues are involved in and how they are changing the world. Keep this up! 👍

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