This SurgeonMasters Live Group Call touched on the tough subject of being a female in the surgical world, specifically, the often overlooked challenge of trying to play mother, daughter, spouse, sister, friend, and surgical leader all at the same time as well as unconscious gender biases.
Seeking performance improvement through peer-group mentoring
Learning to better follow our passion, while maintaining self-care
Creating strategies to improve communication, manage time, and inspire ourselves and others to be successful Surgeons!
and on this call...
Mastering the maintenance of a positive attitude in spite of existing gender biases
Learning the give and take of playing mother, daughter, spouse, sister, friend, and surgical leader
Thanks to Jennifer Weiss, MD, (left) Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon from Kaiser Permanente, Los Angeles and Taylor Riall, MD, (right) General Surgeon / Surgical Oncologist at University of Arizona - Banner for contributing as peer mentors on our call!