Breaking Scrub: great women in surgery
Season 2: Coming soon! In this season, Breaking Scrub will be celebrating great women in surgical history.
info_outline Season One Finale! 06/12/2019
Season One Finale! This episode was recording amidst the festivities of the EAST Annual Assembly in Austin, TX in January 2019. We hear from Laurie Punch, Babak Sarani, Brad Dennis and several attendees about the impact of the millennial generation on the surgical profession.
info_outline Be the Podcast You Wish to See in the World 06/05/2019
Be the Podcast You Wish to See in the World Bradley Block, MD is a private-practice ENT surgeon in Long Island, NY. After years of trying to better himself and his patient interactions through listening to podcasts, he decided to make one of his own. Physicians Guide to Doctoring is a podcast series exploring "everything we should have learned while we were memorizing the Krebs' cycle." He explores many ways to improve patient interactions and expand our understanding of what it means to practice medicine and surgery in the 21st century.
info_outline Executive Coaching and Expanding the Definition of Success 05/29/2019
Executive Coaching and Expanding the Definition of Success Taylor Riall had it all. MD. PhD. Hopkins trained. Distinguished Chair by 40. But, as she says, in order to burn out, your flame has to first burn bright. An burn out she did, to the point that she almost quit surgery.
info_outline When quitting is not a failure 05/22/2019
When quitting is not a failure Lindsay McNair started out on a very typical pathway. Biology degree. Research experience. Medical School. Surgery residency. But when her research years were more appealing than getting back to the OR, she realized she needed to make a change.
info_outline Physician Wealth 101 05/15/2019
Physician Wealth 101 Ryan Inman is a fee-only financial adviser "helping physician families take control of their finances." As the husband of a physician, he has learned first hand just how unprepared, and in debt, many doctors are. He focuses on educating and empowering physicians as they navigate the challenging waters of early career and beyond.
info_outline In the Room Where it Happens 05/08/2019
In the Room Where it Happens Dr. John S. O'Shea started out down a very typical surgical career in academic hepatobiliary surgery in the early 90s. After several years in the trenches, he really didn't like what he was seeing. So he took some classes. Then he wrote a few op-eds. Before he knew it, he was at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government. Then the Heritage Foundation. Then a senior staffer for the House Commerce committee. He has seen the sausage get made and even made some of it himself!
info_outline Making what "should be" a reality 05/01/2019
Making what "should be" a reality Carlos VR Brown, MD is a trauma surgeon in Austin, TX. After a career in the Navy, he moved back home to Austin where he played a key role in building a level I trauma center, a general surgery residency, as -as if that wasn't a lot already - The Dell Medical School at UT Austin. All in a little over 5 years. Dr. Brown shares his thoughts on how he builds teams and makes what "should happen" a reality for his home town.
info_outline A Career Post Mortem from the Father of Surgical Palliative Care 04/17/2019
A Career Post Mortem from the Father of Surgical Palliative Care Geoffrey Dunn, MD literally wrote the book on surgical palliative care. Several of them. But his career had its ups and downs, and he bore witness to a lot of human suffering. He used painting to help him process what he saw and in the process birthed the field of surgical palliative care.
info_outline Break Scrub with Dr. Chrissy Guidry 04/10/2019
Break Scrub with Dr. Chrissy Guidry Wellness. You can't go anywhere in the surgical world without hearing about it. Dr. Guidry works hard to facilitate wellness at Tulane. She is going way beyond computer based training and or telling residents to take a yoga class. Tune in and see how she has made making residents' lives a little bit better her niche.
info_outline Breaking Scrub - Trailer 04/01/2019
Breaking Scrub - Trailer The world of surgery is changing. Surgeons look different. Being a successful surgeon means something different that it used to. The millennial generation is perhaps at the heart of these changes. What is certain is that you don't have to be an old white man who lives in the hospital and is married to his CV to be a successful surgeon anymore. Join me as I talk to surgeons who are thriving outside of the OR.