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Author: Elisha Peterson MD MEd FAAP FASA

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Are you curious or interested in anesthesia and you a woman, person of color or otherwise do not fit the stereotypical image of what an anesthesiologist is "supposed" to look like? Are you confused as to what an anesthesiologist even does? Then this show is for you! We will discuss what life is like on the other side of the blue drape for us- such as the flow of an average day, the issues most relevant to us, and tips on being a part of this amazing yet misunderstood field!

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In this compelling follow-up episode of Sevo Sistas, we continue our conversation with Dr. Julisha Patten. Dr. Patten shares her inspiring journey of overcoming significant academic challenges to achieve her dream of becoming an anesthesiologist. From failing step exams to navigating the match process, Dr. Patten's story is a testament to resilience and determination. Tune in to hear her practical advice on maintaining confidence, seeking mentorship, and the power of perseverance.Overcoming S...
In this inspiring episode of Sevo Sistas, we delve into the extraordinary journey of Dr. Julisha Patten, who defied numerous challenges on her path to becoming an anesthesiology resident at Yale. Dr. Patten shares her experiences of taking the MCAT twice, facing setbacks, and ultimately triumphing through resilience and determination.Highlights of the Episode:Introduction to Dr. Julisha Patten:Dr. Patten's early life in North Augusta and her initial struggles with financing education.Her deci...
Finding mentors, creating that relationship can be intimidatingbut it does not have to be. Listen for how you can create your dream mentoring relationships.Want to keep the convo going? Join our FB group!https://www.facebook.com/groups/sevosistasHave a burning question? A concern? A controversy or issue you want to hear covered? We got you, boo! Leave a voice message at 202 743 1404. We will play your recording on the podcast and address your topic (if you don't want it played just say i...
Are you confused about what networking is?How to do it?Dr. Chuma Azoba walks us through practical action items that you can take to be a networking bossTwitter: @ChumaAzobaWant to keep the convo going? Join our FB group!https://www.facebook.com/groups/sevosistasHave a burning question? A concern? A controversy or issue you want to hear covered? We got you, boo! Leave a voice message at 202 743 1404. We will play your recording on the podcast and address your topic (if you don't want it ...
In this episode, Dr. Chuma Azoba, a graduate of St. George's Medical School walks us through-his journey to medicine and anesthesia-the challenges of going to medical school abroad-how to navigate obtaining anesthesia rotations-the importance of networkingHave more questions for Dr. Azoba? or want to connect?He is on X@ChumaAzoba and Linkedinhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/chuma-azoba/Want to keep the convo going? Join our FB group!https://www.facebook.com/groups/sevosistasHave a burning que...
In the enlightening episode of the Black Doctors Podcast featuring Dr. Elisha Peterson, listeners are invited into the inspiring journey of a triple board-certified anesthesiologist renowned for her dedication to medicine and community service.Throughout the podcast, Dr. Peterson candidly discusses the hurdles she faced as a minority navigating the rigorous terrain of medical education. From the pressures of competition in medical school to the complexities of specialization in pediatric pain...
In the enlightening episode of the Black Doctors Podcast featuring Dr. Elisha Peterson, listeners are invited into the inspiring journey of a triple board-certified anesthesiologist renowned for her dedication to medicine and community service.Throughout the podcast, Dr. Peterson candidly discusses the hurdles she faced as a minority navigating the rigorous terrain of medical education. From the pressures of competition in medical school to the complexities of specialization in pediatric pain...
Ever thought about making money while you sleep? or even just sheltering your income from taxes?I was a guest on the Real Estate Mogul MD podcast https://podcasts.apple.com/de/podcast/real-estate-mogul-m-d/id1657510769Here I share my journey into real estate. Want to keep the convo going? Join our FB group!https://www.facebook.com/groups/sevosistasHave a burning question? A concern? A controversy or issue you want to hear covered? We got you, boo! Leave a voice message at 202 ...
Everything has a dark side. Anesthesiology has a few. Its still a great field but you should enter with eyes wide open. Anesthesiology is #1 for-highest burnout rate of all specialties-highest suicide rate of all specialties-#1 for gender based harassmentWant to read more. Check out the papers below:https://pubs.asahq.org/monitor/article/87/4/34/137958/This-Is-Not-Acceptablehttps://www.apsf.org/article/our-own-safety/https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7958220/h...
Discover the transformative power of resilience and passion as Dr. Candice Williams shares her inspiring journey of navigating the complexities of medicine while pursuing her love for music and healing.From navigating challenging hospital environments to pioneering a unique blend of music and telemedicine for pain management, Dr. Williams shares her inspiring story of courage, perseverance, and the pursuit of purpose in the ever-evolving landscape of medicine.In This Episode:[00:00:00] Dr. Ca...
Did you ever wonder how a passion for music could harmonize with a career in medicine?Join us in this episode as we dive into the extraordinary journey of Dr. Candice Williams, an anesthesiology pain medicine physician who seamlessly blends her musical talents with her medical practice. Explore the intersection of art and science as Dr. Williams shares her unique approach to pain care, revealing the transformative power of creativity in healing.Get ready to uncover the symphony of possibiliti...
Have you ever wondered what it's really like for someone to make it through medical school?In this episode, Dr. Amanda Dudak, MD shares her personal rollercoaster – the ups, the downs, and everything in between. From dealing with money matters to facing unexpected health problems, her story is a real, raw look at the challenges med students might not always talk about.Join us as we unpack the grit, resilience, and camaraderie that shape the less-explored side of the journey to becoming a doct...
There is a lot of opportunities outside academic medicine. There is-Expert Witnessing-Consulting -Per Diem Work-Public Speaking-WritingWe discuss my life after leaving full-time academic medicine. Key Talking Points:[00:00:00] Introduction[00:01:00] What is Leadership Without Authority and Why Does it Impact Patient Care?[00:02:00] What's Missing in Medical Training and Why Does it Matter?[00:03:00] What is the Importance of Understanding the Business Side of Medicine for Personal and P...
Ever needed a sign that it was time to move on? Working in full time academic medicine felt like being in an abusive relationship. I was only in it for the kids...( I was working for a children's hospital).In this episode, we discussed what my transition out of academic medicine looks like. And how Im leveraging my talents and experiences into a new venture.Resources discussed:Dr. Una's podcast EntreMDMy TEDx "How Chronic Pain is Like Falling in Love" https://www.youtube.com/wa...
Have you ever wondered about the remarkable journey of a pediatric anesthesiologist and pain management specialist who successfully navigated the intricate world of healthcare leadership, overcoming gender and racial biases?In this episode, there's a shift in roles as Dr. Elisha Peterson goes from being the main host to becoming the guest, and Dr. Manna Hagos takes on the role of the host. This change creates an opportunity for an interesting conversation where Dr. Peterson talks a...
Navigating Uncompensated WorkIntroduction:In the latest episode of Sevo Sistas, this last episode with Dr. Manna Hagos. In this episode, we delve into the societal expectations surrounding uncompensated work and challenge the norms that often pressure individuals to say yes without due compensation.Key Highlights:Rightful Compensation:Dr. Hagos and Dr. Peterson kick off the discussion by emphasizing the importance of being rightfully compensated for one's work.They explore the societal n...
What if the key to thriving in the ever-evolving landscape of medicine lies in the simple act of maintaining an open mind?In this episode, we dive into the captivating journey of Dr. Manna Hagos, where every minute marks a chapter in a narrative shaped by resilience, introspection, and an unwavering passion for both medicine and business. As we talk about her experiences, imagine: a physician navigating through the complexities of a pandemic-ridden residency, starting into digital publis...
Welcome back to Sevo Sistas! In this insightful episode, we sit down with the remarkable Dr. Manna Hagos, an author, speaker, consultant, entrepreneur and anesthesiologist.Key Discussion Points:Unique Aspects of being a 1st generation immigrant:Dr. Hagos shares her journey, discussing the impact of culture shock and the language barrier. She opens up about the struggles of balancing life in the United States while preserving her cultural identity. Explore the limited list of culturally...
Share this episode with undergraduates or those seeking a career transition!Step into 2024 with a burst of inspiration!Tim Olukanni shares his remarkable journey into anesthesiology. From exploring various healthcare avenues to shadowing experiences, Tim's story reflects resilience and determination in pursuing one's passion.In this episode, we discuss:Tim's winning strategy for how to get shadowing experiences Process in applying to AA school and what are the requirementsWhat does...
🎙️ Sevo Sistas Podcast: Elevate Your Journey with Us!Welcome, Sevo Sistas! 🌟 In this episode, we're thrilled to unveil a brand-new chapter for our community. Get ready for an exciting ride as we introduce you to the Sevo Sistas newsletter.Why Subscribe to the Sevo Sistas Newsletter?Unlock a treasure trove of curated content, empowering stories, and sneak peeks into the lives of remarkable anesthesiologists making waves. This newsletter is your weekly dose of motivation, delivered straight to ...
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