Sep 5, 2019
CEO of Wake Forest Baptist Health and Dean of Wake Forest School of Medicine Dr. Julie Freischlag reflects on leadership in surgery and the changing healthcare workplace. The interview with Dr. Lillian Erdahl was recorded during Freischlag's time as the 2019 University of Iowa Carol Scott-Conner Visiting Professor in Surgery. Listeners will learn how watching the careers of Scott-Conner, Dr. Olga Jonasson, and other surgeon leaders impacted Freischlag's own view of who can be a leader. Finally, find out what she sees as keys to supporting surgeons dealing with burnout and why listening is the best way to support those who are underrepresented in medicine.