A Conversation on Editing Your Life with Dr. Susie Pitt

Episode 49: A conversation on Editing Your Life with Dr. Susie Pitt  

  In this episode of The Brave Enough Show, your host, Dr. Sasha Shillcutt talks with Dr. Susie Pitt, an endocrine surgeon and researcher at the University of Wisconsin. Sasha and Susie talk about how small, courageous steps lead to impactful changes in the lives of ourselves and others. You do not want to miss this episode! 

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Authentic Friendships Part 4: The Power of Diverse Friendships 

Episode 47: Authentic Friendships Part 4: The Power of Diverse Friendships 

In this episode of The Brave Enough Show, your host, Dr. Sasha Shillcutt chats with her dear friend, Dr. Mina Lee, a urologist in Denver and small business owner of The Style Clique. The two discuss the reality of having friendships when you are a different stages of your life. In this four-part series, these ladies hold nothing back as they discuss the truth about girlfriends and the importance of showing grace.  

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Authentic Friendships Part 3: Competition with other Women with Dr. Erica Howe

Episode 46: Authentic Friendships Part 3: Competition with other Women with Dr. Erica Howe 

In this episode of The Brave Enough Show, your host, Dr. Sasha Shillcutt chats with her dear friend, Dr. Erica Howe, an associate professor and hospitalist in Kansas City, Missouri.  The two discuss the reality of women competing with one another. In this four- part series, these ladies hold nothing back as they discuss how women can stop competing and start encouraging one another to excel.  

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Authentic Friendships: Worth Every Challenge Part 2

Episode 45: Authentic Friendships: Worth Every Challenge Part 2 

In this episode of The Brave Enough Show, your host, Dr. Sasha Shillcutt chats with her close friend, Dr. Ali Novitsky. The two discuss the reality of authentic friendships, the good, the bad, and the ugly. In this two- part series, these ladies hold nothing back as they discuss the truth about girlfriends, building a tribe, and the importance of forgiveness.  

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Authentic Friendships: Worth Every Challenge Part 1

Episode 44: Authentic Friendships: Worth Every Challenge Part 1 

Quotes: “True friends lead you back to the authentic you.” SS 

In this episode of The Brave Enough Show, your host, Dr. Sasha Shillcutt chats with her close friend, Dr. Ali Novitsky. The two discuss the reality of authentic friendships, the good, the bad, and the ugly. In this two- part series, these ladies hold nothing back as they discuss the truth about girlfriends, building a tribe, and the importance of forgiveness.  

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Non-negotiable Self Care 

Episode 43: Non-negotiable Self Care 

In this episode of The Brave Enough Show, your host, Dr. Sasha Shillcutt breaks down the reality of practicing self care, and the importance of respecting yourself to prevent burnout. She talks about what self care is and what it is not, and how we must stop shaming one another for taking time for ourselves. You don’t want to miss this episode! 

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How to Overcome Perfectionism

 Episode 42: How to Overcome Perfectionism 

In this episode of The Brave Enough Show, your host, Dr. Sasha Shillcutt gives you an inside look on the Brave Enough Master Class, by talking about the importance of recognizing and overcoming perfectionism. Sasha talks about her own struggle with perfectionism and how it limited her for years until she was able to overcome them. You don’t want to miss this episode! 

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How to Maximize the Conference Experience 

 Episode 41: How to Maximize the Conference Experience 

 In this episode of The Brave Enough Show, your host, Dr. Sasha Shillcutt talks about the importance of attending conferences. Sasha talks about how to optimize the conference experience, and how to leave renewed and with an action plan. You don’t want to miss this episode! 

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Being A He For She with Dr. Thomas Varghese

Episode 40: Being A He For She with Dr. Thomas Varghese 

 In this episode of The Brave Enough Show, your host, Dr. Sasha Shillcutt meets with Dr. Thomas Varghese, a thoracic surgeon and Chief Value Officer at Huntsman Cancer Institute at the University of Utah. Dr. Varghese and Dr. Shillcutt discuss Tom’s path to being an outspoken supporter of gender equity in medicine, aka a #heforshe, and how his leadership style is depicted in his everyday life. He is a father, husband, an amazing person, and you will love this episode. 

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Myth Crushing & Living Brave with Dr. Mark Shapiro

Episode 39: Myth Crushing & Living Brave with Dr. Mark Shapiro 

 In this episode of The Brave Enough Show, your host, Dr. Sasha Shillcutt talks with Dr. Mark Shapiro, a physician and host of the successful podcast Explore the Space Show. Mark and Sasha talk about the unspoken rules of healthcare, resisting the urge to compare ourselves to others, and how incredible it can be when we step out of “normal” career paths and say yes to the unknown. 

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Say Goodbye to Mom aka Life Guilt, Part 2

Episode 38: Say Goodbye to Mom aka Life Guilt, Part 2   

In this episode of The Brave Enough Show, your host, Dr. Sasha Shillcutt addresses a not so fun topic: mom guilt, which she calls life guilt. Sasha discusses her own struggle with life guilt and how a change in mindset has allowed her to LET THE CRAZY GO.  

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Say Goodbye to Mom aka Life Guilt, Part 1 

Episode 37: Say Goodbye to Mom aka Life Guilt, Part 1 

In this episode of The Brave Enough Show, your host, Dr. Sasha Shillcutt addresses a not so fun topic: mom guilt, which she calls life guilt.  Sasha discusses her own struggle with life guilt and how a change in mindset has allowed her to LET THE CRAZY GO.  

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Leadership and Leveling Up with Executive Laurie Baedke

Episode 36: Leadership and Leveling Up with Executive Laurie Baedke 

 In this episode of The Brave Enough Show, your host, Dr. Sasha Shillcutt speaks with Laurie Baekde, faculty member, author, and Director of Healthcare Leadership Programs at Creighton University. Laurie and Sasha discuss leveling up, embracing failure and how hard is normal. You do not want to miss the amazing pearls of wisdom shared on this episode!  

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Following Your Own Path with Dr. Nicole Calloway Rankins  

Episode 35: Following Your Own Path with Dr. Nicole Calloway Rankins  

In this episode of The Brave Enough Show, your host, Dr. Sasha Shillcutt and Dr. Nicole Calloway Rankins, an OB/GYN physician and entrepreneur, discuss how women can pick themselves up from job hardships and be #braveenough to follow a new path. Dr. Calloway Rankins discusses how she has transformed her career into helping women have both a safe pregnancy & birth and the creation of her company to help women.

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Uplifting Minority Women with Dr. Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez

Episode 34: Uplifting Minority Women with Dr. Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez 

  In this episode of The Brave Enough Show, your host, Dr. Sasha Shillcutt and Dr. Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez, a Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine physician at the McGovern Medical School at UTHealth. Monica and Sasha discuss challenges associated with advancing gender equity and how women can support other women in the workplace. 

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Strategizing Your Way to the Top with Dr. Erin Bass

Episode BE Podcast 33: Strategizing Your Way to the Top with Dr. Erin Bass 

  In this episode of The Brave Enough Show, your host, Dr. Sasha Shillcutt speaks with Dr. Erin Bass, an associate professor and strategic researcher in the college of business at UNO. Dr. Bass discusses how women can develop personal strategies to advance their careers, and how every woman needs a personal strategic plan. 

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Overcoming Burnout with Trauma Surgeon Dr. Brittney Culp

Episode 32: Overcoming Burnout with Trauma Surgeon Dr. Brittney Culp 

In this episode of The Brave Enough Show, your host, Dr. Sasha Shillcutt talks with trauma surgeon Dr. Brittney Culp. Dr. Culp describes her own story of burning out in medicine, what steps she took to find joy again in her job, and how she used connecting with other women social media to overcome a dark time in her life.  

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How to Balance Your Career with Your Passion

Episode 31: How to Balance Your Career with Your Passion 

 In this episode of The Brave Enough Show, your host, Dr. Sasha Shillcutt talks with Jennifer Knecht, a healthcare executive and successful podcast host, and wellness coach for women. Jennifer talks about pursuing your passion, how to unlock perfectionistic tendencies we have as women, and how we can change our mindset to feed our positive thinking. 

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The Me in Medicine by Sybile Val, MD

Episode 30: The Me in Medicine by Sybile Val, MD 

 In this episode of The Brave Enough Show, your host, Dr. Sasha Shillcutt talks with Dr. Sybile Val, a plastic and reconstructive surgeon in Atlanta, Georgia. Dr. Val and Sasha talk the jjourney into medicine, and the importance of finding your best self. They discuss the trap of “the next thing” and how a constant search for more does not bring happiness. 

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