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Association of Women Surgeons Podcast

Aug 29, 2020

In this series on racism and allyship in surgery, a panel of women surgeons discusses the role of individuals and organizations in addressing the impacts of racism on surgeons and patients.

Part 3 addresses how organizations and individuals can think about changes to racist practices and policies in medicine and how to address racism in the daily practice of surgery.

The panel is moderated by AWS President and Associate Professor of Surgery at CWRU School of Medicine Dr. Sharon Stein and AWS He for She Committee Chair and Assistant Professor of Surgery at Harvard Dr. Salewa Oseni.


Dr. Linda Barry, Associate Professor of Surgery at UConn Health.

Dr. Cherisse Berry, Assistant Professor of Surgery at NYU Grossman School of Medicine.

Dr. Erin King-Mullins, Surgeon at Georgia Colon & Rectal Surgical Associates.

Dr. Allison Martin, graduate of UVA Surgery residency starting Complex General Surgical Oncology Fellowship at MD Anderson Cancer Center.

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