Sasha K. Shillcutt, MD, MS, FASE is a Tenured Professor and the Vice Chair of Strategy and Innovation in the Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC). She is a mother of four, cardiac anesthesiologist, the CEO & Founder of Brave Enough, a well-published researcher in cardiac anesthesiology and gender equity, author, and international speaker. Her greatest passion is empowering and encouraging others to achieve wellbeing in their professional and personal lives. She speaks frequently to executives and leaders on the topics of professional resilience and gender equity.
In this episode Dr. Shillcutt discusses the importance and power of female mentorship and role models as well as friendship. She gives valuable insight into physician advocacy and redefines female leadership in healthcare settings. She also discusses her book Between Grit and Grace and sends us off with valuable advice on leading authentically. You will not want to miss this engaging interview.
Book Between Grit and Grace
TEDx talk: Resilience
Doximity Op Ed “A conversation with Sasha Shillcutt, MD on sponsoring women physician-leaders”
Health Equity article “Survey of Women Physician’s experiences with elected leadership positions”
The Brave Enough Show Podcast