Women Physicians Lead: Beyond Clinical Walls with Dr. Bayo Curry-Winchell

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Women Physicians Lead: Beyond Clinical Walls with Dr. Bayo Curry-Winchell

July 3, 2023

Women Physicians Lead: Beyond Clinical Walls with Dr. Bayo Curry-Winchell

My next guest in our ‘Turning Pain into Purpose” series is Dr. Bayo Curry-Winchell the Medical Director of Community Engagement and Health Equity, Co-Lead of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging, and Medical Director of Urgent Care Clinics, Carbon Health and Saint Mary’s Regional Medical Center, Reno, NV. 

Deeply involved with her community, Dr. Curry-Winchell is the founder, of Beyond Clinical Walls, the medical director of the Washoe County Sexual Assault Response Team, and volunteers as an assistant medical examiner, at Washoe County Child Protective Services. During the COVID-19 pandemic, Dr. Curry-Winchell joined the Reno Mayor’s Task Force and Governors Medical Advisory Team in 2021. She has received many awards, including the 2022 Healthcare Heroes Award from Nevada Business Magazine, the Community Service Award from Washoe County Medical Society, the 2021 Young Physician Award from Washoe County Medical Society, the 2020 PBS Reno Spotlight Extraordinary Neighbor award, Sierra Nevada’s Top 20 Most Powerful Women award in 2019 and recently named one of 75 Black healthcare leaders to know by Becker’s Hospital Review and is two-time TEDx presenter. She participates in national media interviews and regularly contributes to several publications. She and her husband enjoy life in Reno-Tahoe with their two young girls.

 In this episode we talk about:

Her career and leadership journey and what led to her passion for advocacy and community engagement

Her work with educating the community with her initiative Beyond Clinical Walls

Her own painful experience with the healthcare system

Her vision for what healthcare for all looks like

Tips to thrive in the face of adversity

Listen to Dr. Curry-Winchell’s TEDX talk – Why Black Patients Don’t Trust the Health Care System here

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 -| This episode originally aired on March 3, 2023 on Women Physicians Lead. Listen, follow and subscribe at here.

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