Dr. Katrina Armstrong and Dr. Vineet Arora join the #bosslady Wdx team to discuss navigating negotiations as women in medicine
Dr. Katrina Armstrong
Dr. Katrina Armstrong is the Jackson Professor of Clinical Medicine at Harvard Medical School, Chair of the Department of Medicine and Physician-in-Chief of Massachusetts General Hospital. She is an internationally recognized investigator in medical decision making, quality of care, and cancer prevention and outcomes, an award winning teacher, and a practicing primary care physician. She has served on multiple advisory panels for academic and federal organizations and has been elected to the American Society of Clinical Investigation and the Institute of Medicine. Prior to coming to Mass General, she was the Chief of the Division of General Internal Medicine of the Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program at the University of Pennsylvania.
Dr. Vineet Arora
Vineet Arora, MD, MAPP is an academic hospitalist and Associate Chief Medical Officer for Clinical Learning Environment and Assistant Dean for Scholarship & Discovery at the University of Chicago. Through her role, she bridges educational and hospital leadership to engage frontline staff into the institutional quality, safety, and value mission. An accomplished researcher, she is PI of numerous NIH grants to evaluate novel interventions that combine systems change with learning theory to improve care which has resulted in publications that have been cited over 11,000 times. She is an elected member of the National Academy of Medicine and the American Society of Clinical Investigation. As an advocate for women in medicine, she was featured in the New York Times for an editorial that called to end the gender pay gap in medicine. She is a founding member of the 501c3 Women of Impact dedicated to advancing women leaders in healthcare. She is on the leadership group of the National Academy of Science Engineering and Medicine’s Action Collaborative to End Sexual Harassment in Higher Education.