The Joy of Medicine - on Call podcast focuses on topics of mindfulness, burnout, stress management and joy by highlighting local medical professionals’ experiences.
Special Series - Experiences from the Pandemic's Front Lines: Dr. Brooks Kuhn
23:50Dr. Brooks Kuhn, a pulmonary and critical care specialist at UC Davis Medical Center, shares his experiences on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic, balancing the stresses of work and family, and the importance of the vaccines.
S4 E3 Married in Medicine
37:10Married physicians, Dr. Leena Mehta and Dr. Anand Mehta are physicians, parents, and advocates for health policy reform and physician wellness. They share how they have supported each other while they both face the challenge of practicing medicine and raising children during a pandemic. They also share their personal tips for staying healthy through a plant-based diet.
S4 E2 Time Management, Support, and Wellness
40:12Dr. Deanne Nyland, Otolaryngologist and Chief Wellness Officer at Mercy Medical Group, talks to us about balancing her work and family life, agency - choosing to say no for her own wellness, and the importance of family support. Dr. Nyland shares her experience as a female surgeon and a mother, learning to value and optimize her time.