Nov 29, 2022
The Medical Science Liaison (MSL) in the pharmaceutical industry is a popular position for physicians who wish to leave clinical practice. This is true because it is possible to qualify for the job regardless of the extent of training (i.e., whether residency-trained or board certified, or not) or specialty; it does not...
Nov 22, 2022
John was interviewed recently, and at one point the host asked John to describe some of the most esoteric nonclinical jobs he has discovered. That got him thinking about the guests he has met over the past 5 years.
So, this week he describes 5 of those guests and the interesting jobs they do that stand out in his mind...
Nov 15, 2022
Jen Barna, MD is a board-certified radiologist, and founder and
CEO of DocWorking, a company that helps physicians and other
healthcare professionals maximize meaning and
purpose in life. It accomplished that by combining expert coaching, peer support communities, and highly interactive courses.
Nov 8, 2022
Lara Hochman, MD is a Family Medicine physician and the Medical Matchmaker. She is an advocate for fellow physicians’ well-being in the face of rising burnout and dissatisfaction. Her own experiences led her to discover the ways physicians lose autonomy, and how to reclaim their focus on helping patients.
Nov 1, 2022
For most nonclinical careers that a physician might consider when leaving a high-stress corporate-style practice, one or more association or society exists that can provide valuable support.
In this week’s podcast episode, John describes the types of services these organizations provide, and how and when to use...