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Association of Women Surgeons Podcast

Feb 20, 2020

In this episode, Dr. Stephanie Bonne interviews Dr. Valerie Rusch Miner Family Chair in Intrathoracic Cancers at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and current President of the American College of Surgeons on her career in surgery. She shares how mentors shaped her career in clinical practice and research....


Feb 14, 2020

Listen as Dr. Susan Pitt shares her experience as a liaison between AWS and the Association for Academic Surgery ensuring that both societies benefited from the relationship.

Dr. Pitt also shares the origin of the viral New Yorker OR Cover Challenge and her ongoing work for gender equity in surgery as co-Course Director...


Feb 6, 2020

Dr. Rena Malik interviews Dr. Martha Terris, Witherington Distinguished Professor and Chair in Urology at Medical College of George, during the Society of Women in Urology  Winter Meeting. She reflects on her path to becoming a chair and how to find mentors and encourage students interested in surgical careers.

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Feb 1, 2020

One of our two AWS Foundation 2019 Patricia Numann Medical Student Award Winners Dr. Camila Guetter shares her path to a career in academic surgery and how she found mentorship and the Association of Women Surgeons while spending a year of her medical school education in the United States.

Listen to this final of 4...


Jan 21, 2020

AWS Foundation 2019 Hilary Sanfey Outstanding Resident Award Winner Dr. Allison Martin shares her passion for global surgery, her approach to leading a team, and how she continues to pursue the education necessary to accomplish her career goals.

Listen to this third in our series of 4 interviews with past award resident...