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Our Lives In Medicine

Our Lives In Medicine

By OurLivesInMedicine
What is a life in medicine REALLY like? More importantly, what are the people working in medicine really like? Each season, your host, a current resident physician, sits down with wonderful people from various fields of healthcare to discuss their lives and their stories. Join the discussion as we speak with current practitioners, professional school students, and college students on their way up. We look forward to sharing Our Lives In Medicine!
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Paige Mills, RN AKA The Biker Biddie
What’s up everyone and welcome to another episode of OLIM! This episode features Paige Mills, RN, AKA The BikerBiddie. Paige is an Emergency Department nurse in Geelong, Australia. She is also a powerlifter, triathlete, strength and nutrition coach, and all around bad-ass lady. You can catch her riding her Harley, riding her in-line skates, or saving lives in the hospital. Check out this episode where we discuss balancing fitness with healthcare, life in Australia vs. America, and her journey through both fitness and nursing. I hope you enjoy! . . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening! . . Intro: “Nihon” by ChilledCat. Linktr.ee/chilledcat, Instagram @chilledcatlofi. Streaming on all platforms . Outro: “Solitude” by KVMTZ. Fanlink.to/KVMTZ, Instagram @kvmtz_music. Streaming on all platforms . . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com 
01:24:23
May 16, 2021
Chris Bassil; MD/PhD Candidate
What’s up everyone and welcome to another episode of OLIM! This episode features MD/PhD candidate, Chris Bassil. Chris studied English Literature and Composition as an undergraduate, but later realized his calling lied in medicine. He spent several years in Oncology research prior to applying to MD/PhD programs, and plans to specialize in Oncology as a practitioner/researcher. Check out this episode to learn about his path through medicine, and the life of a dual degree student! . As an aside, Chris has been one of my best friends since 7th grade. We played soccer, basketball, and lacrosse together, were in band together, and pretty much hung out constantly throughout high school and college. We still talk and hang out as much as possible, and it was an absolute blast making this episode with him. He and I have been through ups and downs together throughout the years, and I am truly thankful to have him as a friend. Check out this episode to learn about us as kids, and how we’ve grown over the years.  I hope you enjoy! . . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening! . . Intro: “Chilling At The Park” by GentleBeatz. Fanlink.to/away-home, Instagram @gentlebeatz. Streaming on all platforms . Outro: “Bamboo” by Runaway. Itsrunaway.com, Instagram @itsrunaway__. Streaming on all platforms . . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
02:14:54
May 1, 2021
Stephanie; 2nd Year Podiatry Student
What’s up everyone and welcome to another episode of OLIM! This episode features Stephanie, Second year Podiatry student and future Sports Medicine practitioner. Stephanie is a former collegiate Volleyball athlete who is no stranger to hard work. She is passionate about her studies, and also about fashion, sneakers, and fitness. She also co-hosts the StepINTOpod podcast, which chronicles the experiences as a student chasing a dream. She has fought hard to achieve her goals, and is on her way to being an amazing doctor! . . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening! . . Intro: “Stutter” by Ravenrapid. Linktr.ee/ravenrapid, Instagram @ravenrapid. Streaming on all platforms . Outro: “Don’t Wait For Tomorrow” by DogmaBeats. Linktr.ee/dogmabeats, Instagram @dogmabeats. Streaming on all platforms . . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:08:29
April 27, 2021
Jessica; 2nd Year PA-Student & Health Coach
What’s up everyone and welcome to another episode of OLIM! This episode features Jessica, a second year Physician Assistant student in California. Jessica is an advocate of Preventative Care along with Holistic Health and Nutrition. She plans to utilize these ideals in her future practice, and hopes to improve the lives of her patients by improving their lifestyles. She has also authored a book on the matter; check out her book on optimizing life through healthy practices at Healthylifebyjess.com. Listen to the journey that led her to PA school, and learn what life is like for this current student. I hope you enjoy!  . “Build your health like you build your muscles”-@healthylifebyjess  . . . Find her at https://instagram.com/healthylifebyjess?igshid=1hkac9gg6uz3z  .  .  Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening!  .  .  Intro: “Sleepless Nights” by Thats Cool. Linktr.ee/thatscoolmusic, Instagram @thatscoolmusic. Streaming on all platforms  .  Outro: “An Ode To Moto” by Used Paper Bag. Linktr.ee/used_paper_bag, Instagram @used_paper_bag. Streaming on all platforms .  .  Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
40:59
April 21, 2021
Kristi Block; Physio Therapist In Saskatchewan, Canada
What’s up everyone and welcome to another episode of OLIM! This episode features Kristi Block, Physio Therapist in Saskatchewan, Canada. Kristi is a former collegiate volleyball player, current footballer, and specialist in movement. She produces excellent content for anyone interested in improving their mobility, be it for use in the gym or just daily functional use. Her content will help anyone access the mobility that is hidden in their body. Check out this episode to learn about her path through PT, and the life of a current practitioner in Canada. I hope you enjoy! . . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening! . . Intro: “The Sky” by Trog’low. Linktr.ee/trog.low, Instagram @trog.low. Streaming on all platforms . Outro: “Costa Dorata” by Cat Paw. Cat Paw. Linktr.ee/catpaw, Instagram @iamcatpaw. Streaming on all platforms . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:22:27
March 21, 2021
Dr. Wilton Triggs, MD; Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
What’s up everyone and welcome to another episode of OLIM! This episode features Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon Dr. Wilton Triggs II, MD. Dr. Triggs is a Meharry Medical School Alumnus, and practitioner in Ohio. He is a man who loves good movies, good food, and Pop Hits in the OR. In this episode, Dr. Triggs shares what life is like as a Plastic Surgery resident vs. newly established attending. Dr. Triggs and I also discuss the life lessons we’ve learned, and how those lessons helped shape us along our journeys as minorities in medicine. This is a super fun episode, and I hope you enjoy! . . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening! . . Intro: “No Stress” by KVMTZ. Fanlink.to/KVMTZ, Instagram @kvmtz_music. Streaming on all platforms . Outro: “Rose Colored Glasses” by Bun.E. Fanlink.to/innerflame, Instagram @bun.ehoney. Streaming on all platforms . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
57:38
March 16, 2021
Katherine, 4th Year Medical Student
What’s up everyone and welcome to another episode of OLIM! This episode features 4th year medical student and future OB/GYN, Katherine. Katherine is a loving and fun woman who has fought hard to accomplish her goal of becoming a physician. She has also started on a fitness journey which, despite COVID’s best efforts, she refuses to give up, and has continued to improve herself both mentally and physically. Check out this episode to learn about the life and times of this amazing medical student who will be an even more amazing physician in the near future! I hope you enjoy! . . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening! . . Intro: "Falling In Love" Coldbrew. Linktr.ee/coldbrew, Instagram @coldbrew.wav. Streaming on all platforms . Outro: “Whatever” by ThatsCool. Linktr.ee/thatscoolmusic, Instagram @thatscoolmusic. Streaming on all platforms . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
54:36
February 2, 2021
Dr. Nancey Shipley, MD; Orthopaedic Surgeon
What’s up everyone and welcome to another episode of OLIM! This episode features Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Nancy Shipley, MD. Dr. Shipley is a woman of many talents; from managing marketing for a snowboarding company, to managing a Qigong Guru, to improving and saving lives in the OR. Dr. Shipley also hosts “The 6%”, a podcast about women excelling in historically male-dominated fields. Check out this episode as we discuss her humble beginnings, journey through medicine, and the things that make us all human. I hope you enjoy! . . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening! . . Intro: “Far Away” by Thats Cool. Linktr.ee/thatscoolmusic, Instagram @thatscoolmusic. Streaming on all platforms . . Outro: “As Time Passes” by Gubble Beats. Distrokid.com/hyperfollow/gubble/hello-world-, Instagram @gubble.beats . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
49:28
January 30, 2021
Reuben Horace, MPH; 3rd Year Medical Student Featured in Forbes
What’s up everyone and welcome to another episode of OLIM! This episode features 3rd year medical student featured in Forbes Magazine, Reuben Horace. Reuben is a former varsity track athlete turned medical student who was once told, “you’ll never make it into medical school, just give up now!”. Luckily, he kept grinding despite the negative energy. He is a dedicated and passionate student who is currently crushing his clinical rotations, even during the COVID pandemic. Check out this episode to learn about the life of this hard working young man who would not let naysayers strip him of his dream! I hope you enjoy!  .  .  Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening!  .  .  Intro: “Instrumental 34” by Just Steezy Things. Linktr.ee/juststeezythings, Instagram @juststeezythings. Streaming on all platforms  .  .  Outro: “Daydreaming” by Gentle Beatz. Fanlink.to/away-home, Instagram @gentlebeatz. Streaming on all platforms  .  Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:19:33
January 25, 2021
Dr. Tim DiFrancesco, DPT & Former Head of Strength & Conditioning for LA Lakers
What’s up everyone and welcome to another episode of OLIM! This episode features Dr. Tim DiFrancesco, DPT. Dr. DiFrancesco is the former head Strength & Conditioning coach for the LA Lakers, and is a Physical Therapist who focuses on sports rehabilitation and injury prevention in athletes. He produces huge volumes of high quality content for athletes and anyone with injuries; these videos are super insightful, and have personally helped me improve some old injuries! Check out this super fun episode and learn about Dr. DiFrancesco’s path through Physical Therapy. I hope you enjoy! . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening! . . Intro: “Sakura” by GentleBeatz. Fanlink.to/away-home, Instagram @gentlebeatz. Streaming on all platforms . . Outro: “OKC” by Coldbrew. Linktr.ee/coldbrew, Instagram @coldbrew.wav. Streaming on all platforms . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
48:06
January 19, 2021
Dr. Anna Nguyen, Cosmetic Dentist in Melbourne, Australia
What’s up everyone and welcome to another episode of OLIM! This episode features Dr. Anna Nguyen, Cosmetic Dentist in Melbourne, Australia. In this episode, Dr. Nguyen shares with us a day in the life of a Cosmetic Dentist Down Under. She also discusses her passions outside of Dentistry including fashion, travel, and cuisines from around the world. We also discuss the differences in training & education in America versus Australia. Check out this episode to learn all about Dentistry in Australia from a very talented and fun practitioner. I hope you enjoy! . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening!  . .  Intro: “Far Away” by Thats Cool. Linktr.ee/thatscoolmusic, Instagram @thatscoolmusic. Streaming on all platforms  . .  Outro: “As Time Passes” by Gubble Beats. Distrokid.com/hyperfollow/gubble/hello-world-, Instagram @gubble.beats  .  Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:43:26
January 10, 2021
Dr. Alexander King, DO; Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine Specialist
What’s up everyone and welcome to another episode of OLIM! This episode features Dr. Alexander King, DO. Dr. King is an Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine Specialist and is also certified in Acupuncture. Dr. King is often on the sidelines taking care of athletes and keeping them healthy and in the game, or in the gym himself working towards his own fitness goals. He has a very cosmic and spiritual approach to his practice, and is passionate about improving both his patients and himself. He is also a talented artist and lover of fashion. Check out this episode as we discuss philosophy of medicine, various approaches to fitness, and what being Osteopathic physicians means to us. I hope you enjoy! . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening! . . Intro: “Feel Good” by J0XZY. Soundcloud, Youtube, Spotify via J0XZY. Instagram @J0XZYLY . . Outro: “Snugglez” by JustSteezyThings via LoFi Drel. Linktr.ee/juststeezythings, Instagram @juststeezythings, @Lofi_Drel. Streaming on all platforms . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:09:02
January 7, 2021
Dr. Jaclyn Tomsic, MD, DMD, FACS; OMFS
What’s up everyone and welcome to another episode of OLIM, and the first episode of 2021! 2020 was a wild ride, but 2021 will be a year of rebuilding and strengthening for the entire OLIM family! This episode features board certified Oral Maxillofacial Surgeon, Dr. Jaclyn Tomsic MD, DMD, FACS. As part of her training, she completed both Medical school and Dental school, in addition to her clinical training years. She is an esteemed practitioner, and a strong teacher to physicians in training. I really enjoyed learning about the amazing journey that led her to becoming the #bossotheface, and I'm sure you will too. I hope you enjoy! . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening! . . Intro: “Raining Snow” by ChilledCat. Linktr.ee/chilledcat, Instagram @chilledcatlofi. Streaming on all platforms . . Outro: “Koneko” by Used Paper Bag. Linktr.ee/used_paper_bag, Instagram @used_paper_bag. Streaming on all platforms. . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:18:18
January 3, 2021
Dr. Lora Shahine, MD, FACOG | REI
This episode features Dr. Lora Shahine, MD, FACOG | REI. Dr. Shahine is an OB/GYN who specializes in fertility and In Vitro Fertilization. Her practice focuses on helping couples become families; she helps young couples, “old” couples, LGBT couples, and more achieve their dreams of starting or growing a family. She is also an author, speaker, and TikTok genius. Check out this highly informative episode and learn about this amazing physician's journey to become a fertility specialist. I hope you enjoy! . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening! . . Intro: “Over Again” by JFBM. Linktr.ee/jfbm.wav, Instagram @JFBM.wav. Streaming on all platforms . Outro: “Closer” by Ravenrapid. Linktr.ee/ee/ravenrapid, Instagram @ravenrapid. Streaming on all platforms . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:10:23
December 31, 2020
Dr. Jonathan Llamas, DNP
What’s up everyone and welcome to another episode of OLIM! This episode is the first episode of Season 4! To all of you that are new, welcome! And to those who have been here for a while, thanks for staying with us! . This episode features Dr. Jonathan Llamas, DNP. California raised, and California bread, except for a brief stint in the Sunshine State, Dr. Llamas had a very interesting journey through healthcare which eventually led him to practice in the field of Psychiatry. He is a mentor for anyone pursuing the field, and has published several articles regarding topics in nursing, and the pursuit of further education in nursing. He is also a published musician; you can check out his music on iTunes via ‘Jon Raphael’. Have a listen and learn about his unique journey through nursing. Thank you all for tuning in, and I hope you enjoy! . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening! . . Intro: “When The Day Comes/Hymy” by Lofma; “Hymy” means ‘smile’ in Finnish :). Instagram @l_ofma, Streaming on Spotify. . Outro: “New Faucet” by Rivizion. Linker.ee/rivizionmusic, Instagram @rivizionmusic. Streaming on all platforms. . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:20:37
December 21, 2020
Siri, MD; Emergency Medicine Physician
What’s up everyone and welcome to another episode of OLIM! This is the final episode of Season 3, and there’s some new things coming down the pipeline for Season 4. But presently, I am super excited to introduce this episode which features the one and only Siri! Siri is an Emergency Medicine physician, and practices in NYC. By day, she saves lives in the Emergency Room. By night, she is a vigilantess fighting crime. At least, that's what she imagines as a huge superhero fan. Check out her journey to and through Emergency Medicine, and listen as we nerd out about movies, super powers, and ComicCon. I hope you enjoy! . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! . . Intro: “Sunrise” by ThatsCool. Linktr.ee/thatscoolmusic, Instagram @thatscoolmusic. Streaming on all platforms . . Outro: “I Woke Up Happy” by Runaway. Itsrunaway.com, Instagram @itsrunaway__. Streaming on all platforms . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:36:52
November 22, 2020
Sam Kelly; PA-Student & Former Respiratory Therapist
This episode features Sam Kelly, former Respiratory Therapist and current PA student. Sam envisioned herself as a PA, and is in route to completing her goal! She is also a mentor for students on their way up and in the pursuit of PA school. Sam is also a former Dance Team star, a dog mom, and beer connoisseur. Have a listen to Sam’s story as she transitions from working as a respiratory therapist to PA school, and beyond. I hope you enjoy! . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! . . Intro: “Incoming Call” by YJKL; Instagram @YJKLofficial; Streaming on all platforms . Outro: “Drowsy” by Trog’low; Linktr.ee/trog.low, Instagram @trog.low. Streaming on all platforms . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
50:19
November 10, 2020
Sneha; Non-Traditional Pre-Med, EMT, & Master's Student
This episode features Sneha, Non-traditional Pre-medical student. Sneha is a super hard worker, and a lady of many talents. She is a Masters student, works in EMS, and is a Chief Scribe for a pediatric Urgent Care. She is also a mental health advocate, a lover of fashion, and just an awesome lady all around. Lets all wish Sneha the absolute best as she improves her application and applies to medical school in the future. Check out this discussion on what life is like in the pursuit of medical school, and I hope you enjoy! . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! . . Intro: “Fresh Kicks” by Rivizion; Linktr.ee/rivizionmusic, Instagram @rivizionmusic. Streaming on all platforms . Outro: “Adventure” by Gentle Beatz; Linkin.bio/gentlebeatz, Instagram @gentlebeatz. Streaming on all platforms . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:03:58
November 8, 2020
Isabella; 3rd Year Medical Student & Future MBA Student
This episode features 3rd year medical student Isabella. She studied Neuroscience & Economics in undergrad, which led her to work in the finance world prior to medical school. However, she realized her calling lied elsewhere, in healthcare. But, being the ambitious and intelligent woman she is, she also plans to pursue business school and complete an MBA prior to completing her medical degree. Once she’s done, she can assist you with healthcare, and with some sound investment advice! Isabella is a fan of Electronic Dance Music, psycho-thriller movies, and an avid runner. She is going to be an amazing physician in the future. This is a really fun and informative episode with diverse topics, and I hope you enjoy! . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! . . Intro: “Groovy Night” by Gentle Beatz. Linkin/bio/gentlebeatz, Instagram @gentlebeatz. Streaming on all platforms . Outro: “Still Feel U” by Lamar Azul. Fanlink.to/waveslamarazul, Instagram @la_mar_azul. Streaming on all platforms . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:38:03
November 4, 2020
Mayura, BSN, RN, PNP-S
This episode features Mayura, current pediatric nurse, and current Nurse Practitioner student. Mayura found her calling working with the critically ill children in the Neonatal ICU, and is also furthering her education as a Nurse Practitioner student. Outside the hospital, Mayura is a fashionista who competes in beauty pageants, a traveler of the world (Pre-COVID of course), and a TikTok genius. Check out her episode to learn more about her journey through nursing. I hope you enjoy, and cheers to the future! . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! . . Intro: “2night” by Grant Butler. Instagram @_grant_butler_; Streaming on all platforms . Outro: “You” by Chicottes Beats. Fanlink.to/chiccotesbeats, Instagram @chiccotesdue;; Streaming on all platforms . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
46:42
November 2, 2020
Jasmine Chandy, MSW, LSW
This episode features Jasmine Chandy, MSW, LSW. Jasmine is a Medical Social Worker at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. Jasmine reached out to me, and I am so thankful she did! She is the first representative of medical social work on the podcast, and there is so much to be learned from her knowledge and experience! And as Jasmine wisely reminded us all, it’s important to reflect on our interactions, and analyze ways we can adapt and improve so that we continue to grow as practitioners. Check out this really informative and fun conversation, and I hope you enjoy! . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! . . Intro: “Days That Passed” by Used Paper Bag. Linktr.ee/used_paper_bag, Instagram @used_paper_bag. Streaming on all platforms . Outro: “Loss” by Pathogen. Beacons.ai/pathogenbeats, Instagram @pathogenbeats. Streaming on all platforms . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:10:36
October 22, 2020
Dr. Daniel Olaiya, MD; Aeromedical Physician in London, England
This episode features Dr. Daniel Olaiya, MD. Dr. Olaiya is an Aeromedical physician and qualified in Aerospace Medicine. He is based in London, England, but you might find his office anytime you see a plane in the sky. Dr. Olaiya is also a current Anesthesiology resident in London. He also co-hosts “O-Twins” on YouTube with his twin brother where they explore life through the lenses of medicine and adventure. He is also the host of the Aerospace Medicine Podcast. He is a fitness enthusiast, and has successfully completed the Carolina Reaper Challenge (or his twin did, but we’ll still count it for him as well). He is also the co-founder of the AfroHealth Initiative which aims to bring medical resources and advancements from around the world to Africa. Dr. Olaiya is a super fun and interesting individual, and quite honestly this is a really cool episode! . . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! . Intro: “Memories Of The Heartful” by ihatemago. Fanlink.to/ihatemago, Instagram @ihatemago; Streaming on all platforms . Outro: “Sunrise, Sunset” by ChilledCat. Linktr.ee/chilledcat, Instagram @chilledcatlofi; Streaming on all platforms . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:27:51
October 19, 2020
Dr. Brittany Diamond, PT, DPT
This episode features Dr. Brittany Diamond, PT, DPT. Brittany is a personal friend of mine; we met during my first year of medical school which was coincidentally her first year of DPT school. As long as I’ve known her, Brittany has been an incredibly hard working lady who always handled her business in school/work, and crushed it in the gym as well. In addition to being an amazing practitioner in an Orthopedic setting, she also teaches spin class, does personal training, and is a fantastic dog mom. Brittany is super knowledgeable in the world of fitness and rehabilitation. Tune in to learn about her journey through PT and fitness. Also, listen to 2 friends laugh about life. I hope you enjoy! . . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! . Intro: “Crispy” by Just Steezy Things. Linktr.ee/juststeezythings, Instagram @juststeezythings; Streaming on all platforms . Outro: “Space Drift” by Thats Cool. Linktr.ee/thatscoolmusic, Instagram @thatscoolmusic; Streaming on all platforms . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:27:32
October 11, 2020
Muzammil Ahmad; 3rd Year Medical Student
This episode features 3rd year medical student, Muzammil Ahmad. Muzammil is passionate about plant-based lifestyle and educating patients and the general public about its benefits. In this episode, we discuss health as it relates to diet, proactive vs. reactionary medicine, and fitness relative to the plant-based diet. We also discuss the difference in healthcare in America vs. Canada, and the importance of providing accurate information on health to our patients. Muzammil also hosts the Plant Prescription Podcast, where he interviews professionals on the topics of health and nutrition. This is a fantastic and informative episode, and I hope you enjoy! . . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! . Intro: “Hazelnut” by Runaway. Instagram @itsrunaway_; Streaming on all platforms . Outro: “The Sky Can Be So Beautiful Sometimes” by GentleBeatz. Fanlink.to/stringss, Instagram @gentlebeatz; Streaming on all platforms . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:18:33
September 29, 2020
Dr. Natasha Gambhir, DO; Psychiatry Resident
This episode features Dr. Natasha Gambhir, DO. Dr. Gambhir is a 3rd year Psychiatry resident in Texas with a passion for community outreach and service. Her goal is to change the way mental health is viewed in the world. Dr. Gambhir is also a life-long dancer, and founded a dance team at Baylor University. She is also passionate about fitness, and is proof that one does not have to eat meat to get gainz in the gym! She is also a talk show host and aspiring actress. This is such a fun episode, and I hope you enjoy! . . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! . Intro: “Roobios" by YJKL; Instagram @YJKLofficial. Streaming on all platforms . Outro: “New Moon” by ChilledCat. Linktr.ee/chilledcat, Instagram @chilledcatlofi. Streaming on all platforms . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:09:34
September 28, 2020
Dr. Kaitlyn McSurdy, MD; Internal Medicine Resident
This episode features Dr. Kaitlyn McSurdy, MD. Dr. McSurdy is an Internal Medicine resident in Philadelphia who strives to combine fashion with compassion. She is also a former D1 track athlete who is passionate about fitness and its role in health, and also a mentor for medical students and Pre-Meds. Check out her journey through medicine, and enjoy an episode with a really fun and intelligent lady! . . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! . Intro: “Reality" by Mr. Neab via FreshGoodies; linktr.ee/freshgoodies, Instagram @fresh.goodies. Streaming on all platforms . Outro: “Peace In The Midst Of Chaos” by J0XZY. Instagram @J0XZYLY. Streaming on all platforms . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:13:18
September 27, 2020
Jessie, Doctor of Chiropractic Student
This episode features Jessie, Doctor of Chiropractic student and future Chiropractor. Jessie has always had a passion for helping others, and lucky for all of her future patients, she discovered that the best way for her to help was through chiropractic medicine. In addition to being a student, she is a highly decorated athlete, having played various sports nationally and internationally. She is also well versed in nutrition, yoga, and mobility, and is a great role model to those pursuing chiropractic medicine. She is an amazing and super intelligent woman, and I hope you enjoy the episode! . . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! . Intro: “Our Place” by Chiccote’s Beats. Fanlink.to/chiccotesbeats, Instagram @chiccotesbeats; Streaming on all platforms . Outro: “A Dusty Goodbye Pt. 3” by Gubble. distrokid.com/hyperfollow/gubble/ice-tea, Instagram @Gubble.Beats. Streaming on all platforms . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:08:24
September 26, 2020
Johanna; Anesthesia Aid & Non-Trad Premed
This episode features Johanna, Anesthesia Aid and Non-traditional Premed. Her path has been an interesting one, and it recently led her to the realization that medical school is her next stop along the road of life. She is a student, an Anesthesia Aid, a wicked rock climber, a mom, and a wife. Her story started in Sweden, and will continue on into medical school and beyond. Tune in for a really fun story, and learn what life is like as a premed and Anesthesia Aid. I hope you enjoy! Cheers to the future! . . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! . Intro: “James in Heaven” by Moo Latte & Roux Spana. Linktr.ee/moolattemusic, Instagram @moolattemusic; Streaming on all platforms . Outro: “L’amour” by Lofma. Fanlink.to/lofmabeats, Instagram @l_ofma Streaming on all platforms . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:26:01
September 2, 2020
Dr. Darsh Shah, DO; PM&R Resident
This episode features Dr. Darsh Shah, DO. Dr. Shah is a 1st year resident in PM&R or Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He is a mentor for premed and medical students, and aims to reach back to those in pursuit of their dreams in medicine. He is also passionate about lifestyle optimization, biohacking, and health through nutrition, exercise, and mental balance. Dr. Shah also hosts the Optimize Your Life Podcast, a podcast that provides unique perspectives on how to optimize one's lifestyle and mindset. This was a really informative and fun conversation, and I hope you enjoy! Cheers to the future! . . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! . Intro: “Better” by Tai.Kun. soundcloud.com/taikunlofi, Instagram @taikunlofi; Streaming on all platforms . Outro: “Closer” by Ravenrapid. Linktr.ee/ravenrapid; Instagram @ravenrapid; Streaming on all platforms . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:10:34
August 31, 2020
Dr. Stephanie Tran, DDS; Endodontist
This episode features Dr. Stephanie Tran, AKA, Her Holiness The Pulp. Dr. Tran is an Endodontist in New York who specializes in the management and care of the pulp, or inner portion of the tooth. She specializes in root canals and saving teeth after traumatic dental injuries. You can find her at the Metropolitan Museum, enjoying the cuisine of NYC, or lounging with her dog. Have a listen to her interesting path to Endodontics, and learn about some of the typical and atypical cases she sees as a practitioner. I really enjoyed our conversation, and I hope you do too! Cheers to the future! . . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! . Intro: “A Kind Of Blue” by Huesie. Linktr.ee/huesiemusic, Instagram @Huesiemusic; streaming on all platforms . Outro: “Loungin’” by Lamar Azul. Instagram @la_mar_azul; Streaming on all platforms . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:07:58
August 23, 2020
Dr. Anjali Malik, MD; Breast Radiologist
Welcome to another episode of OLIM! This episode features Dr. Anjali Malik, MD. Dr. Malik is a breast oncologist in Washington, DC who is both a fantastic physician and strong mentor. In this episode, we really dive into her life in medicine, her many journeys within healthcare, and the many intangibles that make her who she is outside of medicine. As she put it, “don’t let the goal distract you from the journey”. And like I always say, keep grinding, and don’t let anyone take your dreams away from you! . . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! . .Intro: “Other” by Fresh Goodies. linktr.ee/fresh.goodies, IG @fresh.goodies. Streaming on Spotify and all major platforms . Outro: “Frost Shuffle” by Trog’low. linktr.ee/trog.low, IG @trog.low. Streaming on Spotify and all major platforms . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:21:16
August 20, 2020
Mark; 4th Year Medical Student at OSU
This episode features Mark, fourth year medical student at Ohio State University. Mark took an interesting path to medical school, one of diverse jobs and interesting opportunities. He is proof that even laying construction cones can serve as a path into medicine.  He is a man of many talents, and can cut a rug on the Salsa dance floor like no other! Listen to his story and learn what life is like in medical school for a non-traditional student. I really enjoyed our conversation, and I hope you do too! Cheers to the future! . . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! . Intro: “Postcards” by YJKL. Instagram @YJKLofficial; streaming on all platforms Outro: “Swan Mother” by Homie Cat.Instagram @Homiecatbeats; streaming on all platforms . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:25:39
August 10, 2020
Dr. Nicolet Finger, DO; Physiatry Resident
This episode features first year Physiatry resident, Dr. Nicolet Finger. Dr. Finger is a super fun lady who is passionate about medicine and about life. Like most of us in healthcare, her path to becoming a physician has not been easy, but she has persevered through her adversity, and made it to her destination. Tune in to learn about her journey to becoming a doctor in the field of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. I really enjoyed our conversation, and I hope you do too! Cheers to the future! . . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! . Intro: “2night” by Grant Butler. Instagram @_grant_butler_; streaming on all platforms Outro: “Solitude” by KVMTZ. Fanlink.to/kvmtz, Instagram @KVMTZ_music; streaming on all platforms . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:11:51
July 16, 2020
Dr. Rania Habib, MD, DDS
This episode features Dr. Rania Habib, an oral maxillo-facial surgeon in Philadelphia. In this episode Dr. Habib shares with us the wild ride that led her to this fascinating and exciting career. I learned so much about OMFS from this interview, and about the wonderful person behind the scalpel as well. Dr. Habib is a caring and passionate physician with the heart of White Siberian Tiger. I hope you enjoy the episode, and cheers to the future! . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! . Intro: “OKC” by Coldbrew. fanlink.to/thecoldbrewcollection. Instagram @coldbrew.wav. Streaming on all platforms Outro: “Bamboo” by Runaway. Itsrunaway.com, Instagram @itsrunaway_. Streaming on all platforms . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:37:14
July 14, 2020
Nikita; 4th Year Medical Student
This episode features Student Doctor Nikita, 4th year medical student. Nikita’s path through medical school has not been without turmoil, but her will and drive to continue on are very inspiring and motivating. She is passionate about mental health, equality, and balancing the stresses of school and life. She is also highly involved in the field fashion and design, and is one of the most stylish quests to ever grace the podcast. I hope you enjoy the episode, and cheers to the future! . . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! . . Intro: “Ever and Ever” by JFBM. linktr.ee/jfbm.wav, instagram @jfbm.wav. Streaming on Spotify Outro: “Break” by Used Paper Bag. linktr.ee/used_paper_bag, instagram @used_paper_bag. Streaming on Spotify . . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:04:13
July 1, 2020
Tracy Donovan, PA-C
This episode features Tracy Donovan, PA-C. She has worked in both Emergency and Hospitalist settings, and is constantly learning and trying to improve herself. She is an inspiring and motivated woman who is passionate about fitness and her own health, and is also a fitness coach and mentor for others. Learn what her life is like as a PA. I hope you enjoy the episode, and cheers to the future! . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! . Intro: "Takesmeback” by Eery ft. Eli Filosov. Instagram @eeryglo, streaming on Spotify as Eery Outro: “Snow & Fire” by Heather Grey. Linktr.ee/heathergrey Instagram @_heather.grey, streaming on Spotify . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:14:51
June 28, 2020
Brooks; Doctor of Chiropractic Student
This episode features Brooks, Doctor of Chiropractic Student. Brooks has worked in the field of Chiropractic medicine for several years after completing her undergraduate studies in business. In this episode, we discuss how to stand out as a DC applicant, why she was drawn to the field, and the life of this wonderful woman outside of her pursuit of DC. Brooks is a super fun and energetic person who will be an amazing chiropractor in the future. I hope you enjoy the episode, and cheers to the future! . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! . Intro: "Nowhere” by Thatscool. linktr.ee/thatscoolmusic, Instagram @thatscoolmusic, streaming on Spotify Outro: “Cosmic Seed” by Ella Sycamore. Instagram @ellasycamore_, streaming on Spotify . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:01:01
June 26, 2020
Haley Witt, PA Student
This episode features Haley Witt, current Physician Assistant Student. She is a compelling mentor for up and coming PA students, and has always fought to improve herself and reach her goals, while also working to lift up others along the way. She is a dog mom, talented athlete, not so talented musician, and much more. Check out her story as a 1st generation Mexican student becoming a PA! I hope you enjoy the episode, and cheers to the future! . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! . Intro: "Reminiscence” by Pathogen ft. Whispering Loudly; Beacons.ai/pathogenbeats, Instagram @pathogenbeats, streaming on Spotify Outro: “High Balanced” by SIRHC; Sirhc.bandcamp.com, Instagram @sirhc_, streaming on Spotify . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:12:11
June 18, 2020
Dr. Rondrick Williamson, DPM
This episode features Dr. Rondrick Williamson, DPM. Dr. Williamson is a Podiatric Physician in Atlanta, GA whose career has led him down multiple interesting paths. He has appeared on multiple episodes of “The Doctors” and AspireTV, and also hosts his own Instagram Live series ,“Trust Me, I’m Dr. Ron”. He is also a personal trainer, fitness enthusiast, talented chef, and an individual who has persevered through adversity to become a healthcare practitioner. Check out his story about life as a Podiatric Physician in Atlanta! I hope you enjoy the episode, and cheers to the future! . . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! . Intro: "Signs” by Chrle; Instagram @chrlebeats, Streaming on Spotify Outro: “House Party” by Gubble; Linktr.ee/gubble._lofi, Instagram @gubble.beats . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM on Instagram, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:06:55
June 17, 2020
Nealy; Physician Associate In London, England
This episode features Nealy, a Physician Associate in London, England. Nealy is a super intelligent and passionate practitioner, a strong mentor for up and coming students, and an all around amazing person. She has a fun personality and a very interesting story. Learn what life as a PA in London is all about! I hope you enjoy the episode, and cheers to the future! . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! . Intro: "Welcome Home" by ChilledCat. Linktr.ee/chilledcat, Instagram @chilledcatlofi, streaming on Spotify & Youtube Outro: "Parrots" by YJKL. Instagram @YJKLofficial, streaming on Spotify as YJKL . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:18:27
June 15, 2020
Dr. Laura Vater, MD; Oncology Fellow
This episode features current Oncology fellow, Dr. Laura Vater, MD. Dr. Vater is a very strong and caring physician. She is also a dog mom, human mom, and a firm believer that intelligence is not fixed. Listen as she shares life skills for residents, her SMILE score for happiness, and her experiences in medicine. I hope you enjoy the episode, and cheers to the future! . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! . Intro: "Missing Her" by Tysu. Twitter/Instagram @Tysubeats; streaming on Spotify Outro: "Dawnbridge" by Jincha. Instagram @jinchabeats; streaming on Spotify . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:35:37
June 4, 2020
Dr. Steven Lu, DDS
This episode features Dr. Steven Lu, DDS. Dr. Lu works to provide dental care to the under-served community in central California. In this episode he shares his path to and through dental school, his future plans as a practitioner, and about his life outside of dentistry. Dr. Lu is a sharp barber, marksman on call of duty, and an all around amazing person. Find out more about Dr. Lu, his Pre-dental mentoring services, and more on Instagram @Dentistrywithsteven, or Dentistrywithsteven.com. I hope you enjoy the episode, and cheers to the future! . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! . Intro: "Culdesac" by Merf. Soundcloud.com/michaelceratypebeat, Youtube via Basedmerf, Instagram @michaelceratypebeat Outro: "Hold On Beat" by aftrthght. Fanlink.to/aftrthghtmusic, Instagram @aftrthght. Artist streaming on Spotify . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:27:44
May 30, 2020
Kelsey Lensman, ATC
This episode features Kelsey Lensman, ATC. Kelsey is a Certified Athletic Trainer in Ohio. She is passionate about movement, fitness, and helping others stay safe, healthy, and strong. She competes in various fitness events, is a former high school and collegiate athlete, and is a savvy business woman as well. Her company KMLmovement is dedicated to injury prevention, and improving function and strength in clients. I hope you enjoy the episode, and cheers to the future! . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! . Intro: “Dock” by Eery. Soundcloud.com/eery, Instagram @Eeryglo. Artist streaming on Spotify Outro: “Lackadaisical” by J0XZY. Search “J0XZY” on soundcloud, YouTube, and Spotify, and Instagram @J0XZYLY . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:20:10
May 26, 2020
Anjali, MD; 1st Year Psychiatry Resident
This episode features Anjali, MD; 1st year psychiatry resident. In this episode, we both discuss our own personal mental health, her path to and through medical school, and what it takes to be a strong and accomplished Plant Mom. Dr. Anjali is a very kind and passionate lady with thrifty business sense (pun intended), and a super positive disposition on life. She is going to be an amazing psychiatrist. Enjoy the episode! . . Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening and supporting the podcast! . . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM, tag that person in the comments, or send an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com . Intro: “Slowdown” by Fresh Goodies. Linktr.ee/fresh.goodies, Instagram @fresh.goodies. Artist on all major streaming platforms Outro: “Dive” by Moo Latte. Linktr.ee/moolattemusic, Instagram @moolattemusic. Arist on all major streaming platforms
01:18:46
May 21, 2020
Sagar Parekh; 4th Year Pharmacy Student
This episode features Sagar Parekh, 4th year pharmacy student at Rutgers University. Learn about Sagar’s path to and through Pharmacy school, and about the day in the life of a super awesome human being. You can find his hilarious content on Instagram and TikTok @Coatedlikeacapsule. Enjoy the episode!  . . Please follow us on Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine and like/share your thoughts in the comments on an episode. And please share the episodes with others you think would like the podcast. Every little bit helps, and we appreciate your support of the podcast! . . Intro: “Hawaiian Breeze” by Ramoz Beats. Soundcloud.com/ramoz-beats, Instagram @ramozbeats. Streaming on all major platforms Outro: “On My Mind” an original track made for Our Lives In Medicine by Lamar Azul. Fanlink.to/lamarazull, Instagram @lamar_azul. Streaming on all major platforms. . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM or tag that person on the our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine, or an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:21:13
May 18, 2020
Dr. Neelam Khan, MD; COVID-19 Front Line Physician & Dermatology Resident
This episode features Dr. Neelam Khan, MD; 4th year Dermatology resident in New York City. She volunteered to leave her residency training and be deployed to the COVID-19 unit at her hospital. In this episode, Dr. Khan describes her path into medicine, and shares her personal experience on the front lines against the COVID-19 outbreak in New York. Hope you enjoy the episode, and cheers to the future! Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! . Intro: “Barely Awake” by Its_G/Grant Butler. Instagram @_grant_butler and Soundcloud.com/grant_butler Outro: “Following” by Chiccote’s Beats. Instagram @chiccotesdue, Soundcloud.com/chiccotesbeats, Traktrain.com/chiccotesbeats, & streaming on Spotify and all major platforms . Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM or tag that person on the our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine, or an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:59:49
May 12, 2020
Laura Ye; 2nd Year Dental Student
Laura is a 2nd year dental student in California. Learn Laura's path into dental school, what dental school has been like for her, and what the future holds after graduation. Laura is passionate about helping others through dentistry, practices various facets of self-improvement, slays the TikTok game, and also owns her own custom calligraphy business. She has a very fun personality, and is going to be an amazing practitioner in the near future. I hope you enjoy the episode, and cheers to the future! Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. Also please follow our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! Intro: "Abstraction" by Sai T. Linktr.ee/sai_t_beats, Instagram @saitbeats, Saitbeats.com Outro: "Rain Walk" by JFBM. Lintr.ee/jfbm.wav, Instagram @JFBM.wav; artist is streaming on Spotify Interested in being a guest, or know someone who would? Shoot us a DM or tag that person on the our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine, or an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:12:34
May 9, 2020
Megan; 4th Year Medical Student
Welcome to the first interview of Season 2! Come learn about 4th year medical student Megan, and her journey from home school to medical school. We discuss her path to and through medical school, and what she envisions for herself in the future as well. She is also the founder of an organization called Paperbacks With A Purpose, which collects and donates books & letters to cancer patients as they fight through their chemotherapy battles. Find more on that on Instagram @paperbacks.purpose. I hope you enjoy the episode, and cheers to the future! Please like, comment, and share the episode so we can share Our Lives In Medicine with others. We are on all streaming platforms, and our Instagram is @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again for listening, and supporting the podcast! Interested in being a guest? Shoot a DM on the our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine, or an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:06:53
May 6, 2020
Introduction to Season 2
Welcome to Season 2 of Our Lives In Medicine! As always, this season will host a diverse panel of people from all aspects of healthcare ranging from pre-health students, current professional students, and current practitioners. Also, if you need some beats for studying, working, or just some good vibes, we will also continue to showcase LoFi artists on every episode. Season 1 was so much fun, and Season 2 promises to be even better as we all grow and develop together. Cheers to the future! Thank you all again for listening, and in these crazy times, I wish nothing but health and wealth to everyone and their families. Keep grinding, and don't let anyone take your dream away from you! Interested in being a guest? Shoot a DM on the our Instagram @Ourlivesinmedicine, or an email to Ourlivesinmedicine@gmail.com
01:45
May 6, 2020
Dr. Deena Cilien, PT, DPT
Dr. Cilien is a DPT working in clinical research at the Miami Project to Cure Paralysis. She has a very motivational story about her perseverance through Physical Therapy school, and how great the rewards are as a practitioner on the other side. We were coworkers in the past, and have been friends ever since. Please enjoy the episode, and subscribe and share if you do. Also, please follow us on Facebook and Instagram @ourlivesinmedicine Intro: "Autumn Leaves" by FAH. Find this artist on Facebook and Instagram @FAHmusic. Artist is streaming on Spotify Outro: "Like Old Times" by J0XZY. Find this artist on Instagram @J0XZYLY. Artist is streaming on Soundcloud, Youtube, and Spotify
01:07:56
April 14, 2020
Danielle; Aspiring Speech Pathologist
Danielle is an aspiring Speech Pathologist who currently works in spinal cord injury research in Florida. She is one of the most bubbly individuals I know, and I have been blessed with her friendship since 2013. She has been an integral part of my support system throughout my medical school journey, and I wish her nothing but success on her journey as well. I hope you enjoy the episode, and if you do, please subscribe and share, and follow us on Instagram and Facebook @ourlivesinmedicine Intro: "Falling In Love" by Chiccotes Beats. Find this artist at Soundcloud.com/chiccotesbeats and on Instagram @chiccotesdue. Artist is streaming on Spotify Outro: "The Backseat Of My Car" by Lamar Azul. Find this artist at Linktr.ee/lamar_azul and on Instagram @lamar_azul. Artist is streaming on Spotify  
01:22:39
April 13, 2020
New Years 2020
This solo episode was recorded New Years Day, 2020. I share some of my resolutions for 2020, and plan ways to improve myself this coming year. I will hit several milestones this year, and will also start residency! I hope everyone has accomplished their goals thus far in 2020, and I wish everyone health and success as we continue to fight through the Coronapocalypse together.  Intro: "Ruka" by JFBM on the album Lit. Find this artist at Linktr.ee/jfbm.wav and on Instagram @jfbm.wav. Artist is streaming on YouTube and Spotify  Outro: "The Girl" by Tymedust. Find this artist at Linktr.ee/tymedust and on Instagram @tymedust.lofi. This artist is streaming on Spotify, Souncloud, and YouTube
09:10
April 13, 2020
Nick; 4th Year Medical Student & Future Psychiatrist
Nick is a 4th year medical student at the time of the recording, and since the recording has successfully matched into Psychiatry! Congratulations to Nick, and all the other students who successfully matched! Nick and I are classmates, and did our 3rd year clinical rotations at the same hospital. He is an accomplished musician, snappy dresser, and an amazing chef. Nick is a super intelligent and fun person, and I really enjoyed our conversation. I hope you enjoy as well! Please subscribe and share, and follow us on instagram @ourlivesinmedicine and like our Facebook page @ourlivesinmedicine Intro: "FLR" by Eery on the album Empty Road. Find this artist at soundcloud.com/eery and instagram @eeryglo. Artist is streaming on Spotify Outro: "Madwindy" by Its_G/Grant Butler. Find this artist at soundcloud.com/grant_butler and instagram @_grant_butler
01:10:04
April 13, 2020
Christmas Now Vs. Christmas Back Then
This solo episode was recorded on Christmas Eve, 2019. In this episode, I reflect on how Christmas has changed for me personally over the years, particularly now as a medical student.  Intro: "Breakfast" by Ravenrapid on the album Take Care Of Yourself. Find this artist information on linktr.ee/ravenrapid, and on instagram @ravenrapid. This artist music can be found on all streaming platforms Outro: "Bandaid" by Used Paper Bag on Tape 03//Warm. Find this artist information on linktr.ee/used_paper_bag and instagram @used_paper_bag. Artist can be found on all streaming platforms
09:26
April 13, 2020
Jenny; 3rd Year Medical Student
This episode features Jenny, a 3rd year medical student at the time of the recording. Being a long term patient as a child exposed her early to medicine, and was a driving factor in her decision to pursue medicine as an adult. She is a very bright and fun lady, and I enjoyed conversing with her, and I hope you will enjoy the discussion as well! Intro: "Many Moons" by Trog'low on the album Lost Chords Vol 3: Blue City Sketches. Find this artis on instagram @trog.low. Artist music can be found on Bandcamp.com, and all streaming platforms Outro: "Anywhere" by Thatscool on the album Anywhere. Find the artist information on linktr.ee/thatscoolmusic, on instagram @thatscoolmusic, and on all streaming platforms
01:10:49
April 13, 2020
The Gym As Medicine
This is the first solo episode in which I share a short story about how important fitness has been to me throughout medical school. I cannot stress enough the importance of maintaining ones physical and mental health throughout professional school. Completing school is an amazing achievement, but coming out with a sound mind and body makes that achievement even better.  Intro: "Rundatback" by Heather Grey on Signs Vol. 1. Find this artist on Instagram @_heather.grey and Facebook at Heathergrey. Artist is streaming on Spotify, Soundcloud, and iTunes Outro: "Your Smile" by Runaway. Find this artist information at linktr.ee./runaway_beats and instagram @itsrunaway_. Artist is on all streaming platforms
07:26
April 13, 2020
Simone; 4th Year Medical Student & Future Anesthesiologist
This episode features Simone, a 4th year medical student who successfully matched into Anesthesiology! She is a fun and kind person and will be an amazing doctor in the future. Although I had to coerce her into doing this episode, we had a great conversation, and I hope you enjoy! After you’ve listened, if you like what you heard, please subscribe, leave a comment, rate the show, and share with someone you think would also like it. Also follow the show on Instagram @OurLivesInMedicine. Thank you again so very much for listening, and to those in the game, and those on their way up, keep grinding, and don't let anyone take your dream away from you! Intro: "East" by Used Paper Bag on album "Dust: Tape 04". Find this artist on Linktr.ee/used_paper_bag, Instagram @used_paper_bag. Artist is streaming on Spotify Outro: "Lonely" by Choccotes Beats. Find the artist at Soundcloud.com/chiccotesbeats & Traktrain.com/chiccotesbeats, Instagram @chiccotesdue. Artist is streaming on Spotify
58:18
March 19, 2020
C; Nurse Practitioner in Florida
This episode features C, a Nurse Practitioner in Florida. She has been involved in various fields of healthcare throughout her career, and has always had a passion for helping others. She is an avid and dedicated competitive CrossFit athlete, a loving dog Mom, and just a really fun and cool person in general. I had a blast recording this episode with her, and I hope you will enjoy it as well!.  After you’ve listened, if you like what you heard, please subscribe, leave a comment, rate the show, and share with someone you think would also like it. Also follow the show on Instagram @OurLivesInMedicine. Thank you again so very much for listening, and to those in the game, and those on their way up, keep grinding, and don't let anyone take your dream away from you! Intro: "Extra" by freshgoodies. Find the artist on Linktr.ee/fresh.goodies, Instagram @fresh.goodies, and on Spotify & Apple Music Outro: "I Think of You When I Walk Alone" by aftrthght. Find the artist at Fanlink.to/aftrthghtmusic, Instagram @aftrthght, and streaming on Spotify
01:38:17
March 11, 2020
Mark, 3rd Year Medical Student
This episode features Mark, a 3d year medical student at the time of the recording. He is a really nice and intelligent fellow who was kind enough to once help me move out of my apartment, and then be a guest on the podcast. I had a blast recording this episode with him, and I hope you enjoy it!  After you’ve listened, if you like what you heard, please subscribe, leave a comment, rate the show, and share with someone you think would also like it. Also follow the show on Instagram @OurLivesInMedicine. Thank you again so very much for listening, and to those in the game, and those on their way up, keep grinding, and don't let anyone take your dream away from you! Intro: "GSO" by Coldbrew on the album "Turbulence EP". Find the artist at Linktr.ee/coldbrew, Instagram @coldbrew.wav, and twitter @coldbrewbeats. Artist streaming on Spotify Outro: "Circles" by Rivizion on the album "Hot & Cold". Find the artist at Linktr.ee/rivizionmusic, and Instagram @Rivizionmusic. Artist is streaming on Spotify
01:05:09
March 11, 2020
Introduction
Welcome to Our Lives In Medicine! This is the introduction episode which explains the show format and all the great things to come. Please have a listen and enjoy the LoFi beats! After you’ve listened, if you like what you heard, please subscribe, leave a comment, rate the show, and share with someone you think would also like it. Also follow the show on Instagram @OurLivesInMedicine, and like the Facebook page @Ourlivesinmedicine. Thank you again so very much for listening, and to those in the game and those on their way up, keep grinding, and don't let anyone take your dream away from you! Intro song: "Like This" by Used Paper Bag on album "Dust: Tape 04". Find this artist on Linktr.ee/used_paper_bag, Instagram @used_paper_bag. Artist is streaming on Spotify Outro song: "Hotwheels" by Coldbrew. Find this artist on linktr.ee/coldbrew, instagram @coldbrew.wav, facebook @coldbrew. Artist is streaming on Spotify
07:38
March 10, 2020