119 episodes

Welcome to the official podcast of Women in White Coats®! On this podcast, our CoFounders and Physician Life Coaches, Drs. Amber and Archana aim to uplift and empower women doctors as they discuss career, life and family while also delving deeper into topics addressed on our blog. They will help you realize that you are not alone and will share with you the keys to a more fulfilling life a woman doctor. So listen in and join the tribe!

Women in White Coats Amber Robins, Archana Shrestha

    • Health & Fitness
    • 5.0 • 20 Ratings

Welcome to the official podcast of Women in White Coats®! On this podcast, our CoFounders and Physician Life Coaches, Drs. Amber and Archana aim to uplift and empower women doctors as they discuss career, life and family while also delving deeper into topics addressed on our blog. They will help you realize that you are not alone and will share with you the keys to a more fulfilling life a woman doctor. So listen in and join the tribe!

    Ep #119: Making Your Career Your Own with Hero Nominee Dr. Natalie Stevens

    Ep #119: Making Your Career Your Own with Hero Nominee Dr. Natalie Stevens

    In this episode, Dr. Julie Lindower interviews Hero of the Year Nominee, Dr. Natalie Stevens. Dr. Stevens shares how she got started in medicine, where she’s been and where she is now. Every sister doc’s career is unique, but Dr. Stevens shares that as long as you are true to yourself, you will be successful! 

    Dr Stevens is very passionate about medical education, and plays an active role in resident education and the mentorship program at Lenox Hill Hospital Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She is very honored to be a clinical assistant professor with Hofstra University. Dr. Stevens is currently a member of the administrative team of Northwell Health in the position of Director of Patient Safety for Lenox Hill Hospital Department of Ob-Gyn. When she’s not in the office or hospital, she enjoys spending as much time as possible with her husband and son.



    Key Takeaways

    [01:29] Why Dr. Stevens chose Ob/Gyn

    [07:38] What advice she would share with her students

    [14:13] How Dr. Stevens spends her personal time



    Do you want more support in both work and home life? The Doctors’ Lounge was created to empower and uplift women docs like you by offering support, training and a safe space to work through important issues. Check it out here: womeninwhitecoats.com/doctorslounge


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    • 17 min
    Ep #118: A Conversation with Hero of the Year Dr. Maryam Zia

    Ep #118: A Conversation with Hero of the Year Dr. Maryam Zia

    This episode is a special one! Dr. Archana Shrestha interviews Dr. Maryam Zia, who was voted by her peers as the 2022 Women in White Coats Hero of the Year! Dr. Zia reflects on receiving this reward and shares her thoughts on self compassion. Tune in to hear this hero’s message to all sister docs!

    Maryam Zia is a hematologist/oncologist, currently working at Cook County Hospital in Chicago, Illinois. She is also an assistant professor of internal medicine at Rush University. Aside from her clinical care, she is interested in global health, having completed two missions in Arequipa, Peru, as part of Health Volunteers Overseas. Maryam participates in the teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows, research, service, and quality improvement initiatives.

    Key Takeaways

    [03:24] Some of Dr. Zia’s greatest challenges as a hematologist

    [08:38] How sister docs can have more self compassion with themselves

    [13:45] What it’s like working at Cook County Hospital

    Do you want more support in both work and home life? The Doctors’ Lounge was created to empower and uplift women docs like you by offering support, training and a safe space to work through important issues. Check it out here: womeninwhitecoats.com/doctorslounge

    This Podcast is not approved for credit by CMEfy, however, you may reflect on how this Podcast applies to your day-to-day and engage to earn AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ via point-of-care learning activities here: https://womeninwhitecoats.com/podcastcme


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    • 21 min
    Ep #117: Shifting From Perfectionism to Vulnerability with Dr. Robin Davies

    Ep #117: Shifting From Perfectionism to Vulnerability with Dr. Robin Davies

    As a doctor, mom or wife do you ever feel like you can’t be vulnerable? Dr. Robin Davies felt this way early on in her medical career, that’s why she chose to write about it in the latest edition of The Chronicles of Women In White Coats. In this episode, fellow author Dr. Sophia Bhatia interviews Dr. Davies about her book chapter and other experiences. Any sister doc who’s struggled to be vulnerable will relate to what Dr. Davies has to say!

    Dr. Robin Davies is a general family dentist practicing in Newbury, Massachusetts at her practice, Parker River Dental. Dr. Davies is also a health and life coach, which she pursued to help her patients and others find the path to health and wellness, especially since the pandemic hit. She is the co-founder of Embracing Change- Lasting Health Change, where she focuses on helping people with weight loss and stress management. Dr. Davies is the mother of two sons and has a love for horses and the outdoors.

    Key Takeaways

    [03:05] Dr. Davies shares the inspiration for her book chapter

    [07:32] What Dr. Davies is most passionate about right now

    Is work causing you to feel stressed and burnt out? We have a FREE training where we teach 3 steps that actually work to get you out of overwhelm and exhaustion and feeling more confident and balanced. Check it out here: https://womeninwhitecoats.com/3stepstraining

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    • 10 min
    Ep #116: Using Imperfections as a Way to Connect with Dr. Julie Lindower

    Ep #116: Using Imperfections as a Way to Connect with Dr. Julie Lindower

    Do you find yourself trying to be perfect? It’s time to change your way of thinking! In this episode, Dr. Christine Vo interviews Dr. Julie Lindower, both authors in book 4 of The Chronicles of Women in White Coats. Dr. Lindower talks about her book chapter and the importance of connecting with others over our imperfections. Tune in for a refreshing and authentic conversation about what it means to be human!

    Dr. Julie Lindower is a newborn intensive care doctor at the University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital in Iowa City, Iowa. She is excited to listen, learn and grow with Women in White Coats! Dr. Lindower views her work as an intentional effort to help create an environment in which children and their families can be healthy and live meaningful lives. She especially enjoys sharing the vocation of medicine with health professions students, who bring her a sense of hope for the future!

    Key Takeaways

    [06:03] How Dr. Lindower got involved with the book project

    [08:28] The main theme in her book chapter

    [12:03] What Dr. Lindower wished she knew when starting out in her career

    Is work causing you to feel stressed and burnt out? We have a FREE training where we teach 3 steps that actually work to get you out of overwhelm and exhaustion and feeling more confident and balanced. Check it out here: https://womeninwhitecoats.com/3stepstraining

    This Podcast is not approved for credit by CMEfy, however, you may reflect on how this Podcast applies to your day-to-day and engage to earn AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ via point-of-care learning activities here: https://womeninwhitecoats.com/podcastcme


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    • 16 min
    Ep #115: Keeping Women in Medicine with Dr. Andrea Austin

    Ep #115: Keeping Women in Medicine with Dr. Andrea Austin

    Do you have a distinct memory that defines your experience as a woman in medicine? Then this conversation will speak to you! In this episode, Dr. Robin Davies interviews Dr. Andrea Austin, both authors in book 4 of The Chronicles of Women in White Coats. Dr. Austin shares her background and previews her book chapter which focuses on gender bias. Any sister doc will enjoy and relate to both the challenges and successes shared in this episode!

    Dr. Austin graduated medical school from the University of Iowa. She completed an emergency medicine residency at Naval Medical Center San Diego (NMCSD). In 2016, she deployed to Iraq as part of a Shock Trauma Platoon. She was the first female emergency medicine physician to be stationed at Navy Trauma Training Center (NTTC) at LA County + USC, one of the busiest trauma centers in the United States. Dr. Austin works in Southern California as an emergency physician, simulation educator, and coach.

    Key Takeaways

    [01:37] Dr. Austin shares a story that helped inspire her book chapter

    [06:52] How gender bias has influenced her career

    Is work causing you to feel stressed and burnt out? We have a FREE training where we teach 3 steps that actually work to get you out of overwhelm and exhaustion and feeling more confident and balanced. Check it out here: https://womeninwhitecoats.com/3stepstraining

    This Podcast is not approved for credit by CMEfy, however, you may reflect on how this Podcast applies to your day-to-day and engage to earn AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ via point-of-care learning activities here: https://womeninwhitecoats.com/podcastcme


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    • 13 min
    Ep #114: 5 Ways to Create Your Own Personal Retreat with Dr. Marion Mull McCrary

    Ep #114: 5 Ways to Create Your Own Personal Retreat with Dr. Marion Mull McCrary

    Where’s your happy place? In this week’s episode, Dr. Archana Shrestha interviews Dr. Marion Mull McCrary about how to create your own happy place close to home. Dr. McCrary shares her five step planning process that will bring you that same uplifting feeling you experienced on your last retreat or vacation. Every sister doc needs to “get away,” so tune in to learn just how easy it can be!

    Marion McCrary MD FACP is a practicing primary care general internist in North Carolina and a national board-certified health and wellness coach. She is a former Women in White Coats Writers Fellow and Podcast Co-Host. Her website is http://www.marion-wellness.com, and she can be followed on Instagram and Facebook @marionmccrarywellness and Twitter at @marionmccrarymd.

    Key Takeaways

    [02:49] What it really means to have a retreat

    [05:11] The first (fun!) three steps in planning a retreat

    [09:04] The two harder but most important steps in planning

    [14:53] How often you should plan a personal retreat

    Read Dr. McCrary’s full article about creating your own personal retreat here: https://womeninwhitecoats.com/5-ways-to-create-and-plan-your-own-personally-curated-retreat/

    Is work causing you to feel stressed and burnt out? We have a FREE training where we teach 3 steps that actually work to get you out of overwhelm and exhaustion and feeling more confident and balanced. Check it out here: https://womeninwhitecoats.com/3stepstraining/

    This Podcast is not approved for credit by CMEfy, however, you may reflect on how this Podcast applies to your day-to-day and engage to earn AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ via point-of-care learning activities here: https://womeninwhitecoats.com/podcastcme


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    • 19 min

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