Essential Wisdom: Inspiring Future Female Physicians

Essential Wisdom: Inspiring Future Female Physicians

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Welcome to Essential Wisdom, a podcast for exploring the joys and challenges of being a woman physician through the stories and wisdom of our phenomenal female mentors. Join me in getting to know women who are shaping the field of medicine and a founda…


Carrie Dubeau, MS-4 - Surgery
Feb 13 • 35 min
Join me for this final episode of Essential Wisdom: Inspiring Future Female Physicians! In this episode, I will share my story, drawing on many of the ideas and concepts that we’ve learned throughout this journey. I am a fourth year medical student at…
Kelly Crusio, PhD - Immunology and Microbiology
Feb 12 • 34 min
Help me welcome Dr. Kelly Crusio! Dr. Crusio is an Assistant Professor of Medical Sciences at the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University. She completed her BS in Molecular Biology at Fairfield University, and received her PhD in…
Carolyn Ho, MD - Cardiology
Feb 11 • 37 min
Help me welcome, Dr. Carolyn Ho. Dr. Ho is the Medical Director of the Cardiovascular Genetics Center at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, MA. She is an Associate Physician at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and an Associate Professor of Medicine at…
Jennifer Rockfeld, MD - Internal Medicine
Feb 4 • 34 min
Help me welcome Dr. Jennifer Rockfeld. Dr. Rockfeld practices Internal Medicine in Guilford, Connecticut at Northeast Medical Group. She is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Medical Sciences at Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine, where she…
Ann LaCasce, MD, MMSc - Hematology and Oncology
Jan 30 • 24 min
Help me welcome Dr. Ann LaCasce! Dr. LaCasce practices medical oncology at Dana Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, MA. She is the Director of Dana-Farber/Partners CancerCare Hematology-Medical Oncology Fellowship, an Associate Professor of Medicine at…
Traci Marquis-Eydman, MD - Family Medicine
Jan 28 • 37 min
Help me welcome Dr. Traci Marquis-Eydman! Dr. Marquis is a Family Physician currently practicing in the urgent care setting, as well as a faculty member at the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University. She serves as Director of the…
Katherine Vaillancourt, MS-4 - Family Medicine
Jan 23 • 43 min
A conversation with a fourth-year medical student discussing advice for the third and fourth years of medical school!
Listy Thomas, MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine
Jan 21 • 31 min
Help me welcome Dr. Listy Thomas. Dr. Thomas practices Emergency Medicine at St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Bridgeport Connecticut. She is an Associate Professor of Medical Sciences at the Frank H Netter MD School of Medicine, Quinnipiac University…
Roberta Lockhart, MD - Pediatrics
Jan 9 • 35 min
Dr. Lockhart practices Pediatrics in Milford, CT. She attended Youngstown State University for undergraduate and earned her MD from Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine. Dr. Lockhart completed her residency at Children’s Hospital Medical…
Jennifer Berumen, MD - Abdominal Transplantation Surgery
Jan 7 • 24 min
Help me welcome Dr. Jennifer Berumen! Dr. Berumen is a surgeon who practices Abdominal Transplantation including liver, kidney, and pancreas transplantation as well as hepatobiliary surgery at University of California San Diego, Jacobs Medical Center….
Christine Van Cott, MD - Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery
Jan 2 • 38 min
Help me welcome Dr. Christine Van Cott. Dr. Van Cott practices General Surgery and Hepatopancreaticobiliary (HPB) Surgery at Saint Vincent’s Medical Center in Bridgeport, CT, where she is the chief of general surgery and director of acute care trauma…
Lauren Kane, MD - Congenital Cardiac Surgery
Jun 24, 2019 • 37 min
Dr. Lauren Kane practices as a Congenital Cardiac Surgeon at The Heart Center at Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children, University of Central Florida. Dr. Kane attended medical school at the University of Texas Houston and completed General Surgery…
Nancy Nekvasil, PhD - Interim President, Saint Mary’s College, Past Biology Department Chair, Health Professions Advisor
Jun 24, 2019 • 41 min
Dr. Nancy Nekvasil currently serves as the Interim President of Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame, IN. She holds BS in biology from New Mexico State University and PhD in Biology from the University of Notre Dame and has served for 35 years as faculty,…
Christine Rizk, MD - Breast Surgery
Jun 17, 2019 • 50 min
Dr. Rizk practices as a Breast Surgeon at Saint Francis Hospital, Hartford, CT, where she is also the Director of the Comprehensive Women’s Health Center. She is a graduate of the University of Rochester, where she earned her B.S. in Neuroscience. She…
Rashma Jhunja, MD - Internal Medicine
Jun 13, 2019 • 28 min
Dr. Jhunja practices as an outpatient Internal Medicine physician in Bloomfield and Wethersfield, CT. She earned her medical degree at the University of West Indies - St. Augustine Campus, Trinidad, West Indies and completed her residency in Internal…
Lindsey Scierka, MD, MPH - Internal Medicine
Jun 10, 2019 • 26 min
Dr. Scierka is a second year internal medicine resident at Yale New Haven Hospital in the Yale Primary Care Program. She’s received her MD in 2017 from Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University and MPH in Health Policy and…
Welcome to Essential Wisdom: Inspiring Future Female Physicians!
Jun 6, 2019 • 1 min
Welcome to Essential Wisdom: Inspiring Future Female Physicians. Join me on Monday’s and Thursday’s through the month of June and July as we explore the stories, advice, joys, and challenges of being a woman physician.