I love practicing pediatrics and am grateful for the mentors who helped me find our profession! I was happy to write about our great specialty for After Rounds.
Category: Child Health
Securing the Sails
There are times when life as a mother and a pediatrician meld. My son has taught me as much as any part of my medical training. He has reminded me to see my patients with a parent’s eyes. In his honor, my latest essay in JAMA.
Season for Snot, and new blogging opportunities!
I’m excited to share my start writing for the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus. First post is on everyone’s favorite winter bodily fluid – snot!
Pediatricians & Beignets
I returned from the glorious American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference and Exhibition in New Orleans, my belly, mind and heart full! Find my reflections at Doximity.
Each of us is somehow “abnormal.” All of us are embarrassed or uncomfortable about some part of ourselves. None of us is without burdens. Some are on the surface to announce to all, others are deep and in need of more excavation. In recognizing these burdens, we can find the wellspring of empathy, of acceptance,…