Virtual Brunch with the Author Elizabeth Lesser
Date: November 12, 2021
Goal: Focusing on activism to advance women individually and collectively in the field of surgery and in surgery leadership, specifically learning from our past to advocate for our future.
Elizabeth Lesser’s book Cassandra Speaks: When Women are the Storytellers, the Human Story Changes was a perfect launch pad for our conversation, and we were thrilled to host a virtual brunch with Lesser to discuss her book and how it applies to the field of surgery.
Growing Healthy Teams: Rebounding in Crisis
Date: August 3, 2020
Goal: Focus on issues relevant to growing healthy teams after a crisis, including creating trust and psychological safety, dealing with conflict and challenging decisions, promoting balance and flexibility, and moving from surviving to thriving.
Dee Fenner, MD: Michigan Medicine
Amy Moore, MD: The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Patricia Turner, MD, MBA: UChicago Medicine
How to Remain Resilient During Crisis: A Report from the Front Line
Date: June 16, 2020
Goal: Discuss skills and strategies for effective crisis management and provide attendees crisis leadership tools.
Yue-Yung Hu, MD, MPH: Northwestern University
Ala Stanford, MD: Black Doctors COVID-19 Consortium, R.E.A.L. Concierge Medicine Co., Stanford Pediatric Surgery, LLC
Dawn Coleman, MD: Michigan Medicine
Erika Newman, MD: Michigan Medicine
Erin Perrone, MD: Michigan Medicine
Gurjit Sandhu, PhD: Michigan Medicine
Leadership in Times of Crisis: Laying Out High Level Issues
Date: May 13, 2020
Goal: Discuss skills and strategies for effective crisis management and provide attendees crisis leadership tools
Julie Freischlag, MD: Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
Mary Hawn, MD: Stanford University
Rebecca Minter, MD: University of Wisconsin at Madison
Kelly Malloy, MD: Michigan Medicine
Dawn Coleman, MD: Michigan Medicine & MWSC
Janet Dombrowski, MHSA: Michigan Medicine & MWSC
Lesly Dossett, MD, MPH: Michigan Medicine & MWSC
Dana Telem, MD, MPH: Michigan Medicine & MWSC