WEL Grant Follow-up Podcast Series: Lessons Learned

The Women's Wellness through Equity and Leadership (WEL) Grant program, supported by the AHA, the American Academy of Pediatrics, American Academy of Family Physicians, American College of Physicians, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, and American Psychological Association, develops support strategies for female physicians to address burnout professionally and personally. This podcast series features three female physician leaders who participated in the program and used their lessons learned in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. 

The Women's Wellness through Equity and Leadership (WEL) project is funded through an 18-month grant sponsored by the Physicians Foundation.


Dr. Dawn Sears

WEL Podcast Series featuring Dawn Sears, M.D.

In this AHA Physician Alliance podcast, Dawn Sears, M.D., a gastroenterologist at Baylor Scott and White Medical Center in Temple, Texas, shares how she applied skills learned from the Women’s Wellness through Equity and Leadership Project to the COVID-19 public health emergency. The program helps address women physician leaders’ wellness and leadership needs.

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AAhasic

WEL Podcast Series featuring Amy Ahasic, M.D.

In this AHA Physician Alliance podcast, Amy Ahasic, M.D., section chief for pulmonary and critical care medicine at Norwalk Hospital in Connecticut, shares how she applied skills learned from the Women’s Wellness through Equity and Leadership Project to the COVID-19 public health emergency. The program helps address women physician leaders’ wellness and leadership needs.

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Adjo

WEL Project Series featuring Janine Adjo, M.D.

Janine Adjo, M.D., chair and director of the pediatric residency program at SBH Health System Bronx, shares how she applied the skills learned from the Women’s Wellness through Equity and Leadership Project in light of COVID-19.

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To listen to the original podcast series with all four original participants, click here.

The original series features:
Dr. Janine L. Adjo, chair and director of the pediatric residency program at SBH Health System Bronx
Dr. Amy Ahasic, critical care physician and section chief for pulmonary and critical care medicine at Norwalk Hospital
Dr. Heather Farley, chief wellness officer at ChristinaCare
Dr. Dawn Sears, chair, gastroenterology, Baylor Scott & White Health

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