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The WoMed

The WoMed! Where host D (@dmmaltby) talks all things Women in Medicine and the bad ass things we’re doing outside of the medical community too!

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Self-Advocacy Through Storytelling with Katie Vigos, RN

Katie Vigos is a nurse who knew she wanted to be in the healthcare profession even before entering university. In this episode, host D and Katie discuss her current career as a per diem nurse specializing in critical care and her past work creating the Empowered Birth Project which started as a way of personal storytelling and blossomed into an online source of information and empowerment for mothers. Katie and D also chat about how COVID has changed per diem nursing and nursing at large, how Katie avoids nurse burnout, and send their thoughts out to expecting mothers at a time where COVID has added more uncertainties to one’s birthing journey.Follow Katie on Instagram @katievigos and learn more about the Empowered Birth Project @empoweredbirthproject. Be sure to subscribe, rate and review, and follow us on Instagram and Twitter @TheWoMed! Remember to submit your weekly Nurse D Energy moments to D on Instagram - we love reading and sharing them!
September 14, 2020

Resiliency in the Orthopedic Field with Dr. Pamela Metha, MD

In today’s episode, D is joined by orthopedic surgeon Dr. Pamela Metha (@dr.pamelamehta). Dr. Pam shares how she knew orthopedic surgery was the perfect fit for her as well as her experiences with sexism and racism in the medical field. They chat doubts about proper representation of women and woman of color in surgery and why this was part of the reason Dr. Pam founded her practice, Resilience Orthopedics. Later, they discuss the importance of woman supporting woman and D applauds Dr. Pam on her social media skills.  To get more of Dr. Pam, follow her on Instagram and Tik Tok at @dr.pamelamehta. Learn more about her Resilience Orthopedics on their website resilienceorthopedics.com. Be sure to subscribe, rate and review, and follow us on Instagram and Twitter @TheWoMed! Remember to submit your weekly Nurse D Energy moments to D on Instagram - we love reading and sharing them!Thank you to our amazing sponsor! Check out this deal for our listeners:DAILY HARVEST- Go to dailyharvest.com and enter promo code “womed” to get $25 off your first box!
September 7, 2020

Caring for our Furry Family with Dr. Stevie

In this episode of the WoMed, we take a bit of a detour into the world of veterinary medicine with guest Dr Stevie Aitken. She tells us about the many overlaps between human medicine and veterinary medicine as well as what training it takes to become a vet – did you know you can specialize in oncology or cardiology within the field? Dr. Stevie also drops some valuable knowledge on what you should be feeding your furry family members and discusses the large increase of women in the field. Plus, Dr. Stevie and host D laugh about D’s hesitance towards rabbits and why in the world owl’s legs are so long. For more useful information about pet care and to learn more about Dr. Stevie you can follow her on Instagram @doctorstevie and Facebook @doctorstevieaitken. Be sure to subscribe, rate and review, and follow us on Instagram and Twitter @TheWoMed! Remember to submit your weekly Nurse D Energy moments to D on Instagram - we love reading and sharing them!Thank you to our amazing sponsors! Check out these deals for our listeners:NOOM- Sign up for your trial at noom.com/WOMEDCANDID- Get started today from the comfort of your own home with Candid’s risk-free starter kit and seventy-five dollars off. Go to CandidCO.com/womed and use code womed
August 31, 2020

Seeking Change Within Ourselves with Juliet C Obodo

In this episode we go deep – deep into the subconscious that is. Host D calls up Juliet C Obodo, hypnotherapist and neurolinguistic master practitioner a who took a major career pivot after working in a lucrative corporate job to find her passion. Juliet answers questions about the practice of hypnosis including how she recognizes thinking patterns, healing ancestral trauma, addressing our inner child and how she helps her clients find their “rich bitch selves”.  They go into the differences between therapy and hypnosis as well as chat about how hypnosis can help those in the healthcare profession specifically.  You can find Juliet on Instagram and Youtube @julietcobodo. Find out more about her programs at fwrdinstitute.com. Be sure to subscribe, rate and review, and follow us on Instagram and Twitter @TheWoMed! Remember to submit your weekly Nurse D Energy moments to D on Instagram - we love reading and sharing them!Thank you to our amazing sponsors! Check out these deals for our listeners:FITBOD- Try Fitbod for free for one month when you sign up today at Fitbod.me/WOMED! Promotion can only be redeemed online. RAYCON- Get 15% off your order when you go to BuyRaycon.com/WOMED! 
August 24, 2020

WoMed Q&A with D

This week, our host D is in the guest seat answering your questions for her first ever solo Q&A! D shares her experiences juggling mental health in the nursing profession, her study survival tips, and what to expect when starting nurse night shifts. Plus, she shares how she transitioned from being a NICU nurse to entering the aesthetic field and what she has learned along the way.  Be sure to subscribe, rate and review, and follow us on Instagram and Twitter @TheWoMed! Remember to submit your weekly Nurse D Energy moments to D on Instagram - we love reading and sharing them!
August 17, 2020

Breaking Down Mental Health Barriers with Jennifer Chaiken, LMFT & Emmalee Bierly, LMFT

On today’s episode, D gets real, open, and honest with the two incredible women behind the West Chester Therapy Group and hosts of the ShrinkChicks podcast, Jennifer Chaiken, LMFT & Emmalee Bierly, LMFT. Through their podcast and work, Jennifer and Emmalee strive to make therapy more available and relatable to those who might not have access to traditional therapy and those who are seeking answers to a huge variety of life’s biggest questions. They share how having horrible therapy experiences in the past led them to take their down-to-earth approach with clients and listeners. Plus, they answer why you actually don’t need to listen to your therapists, why it’s important to set boundaries, and why more people should view therapy as preventative versus a last-minute solution.Find Jennifer and Emmalee by visiting wctherapygroup.com and @wctherapygroup, listening to their podcast ShrinkChicks, or following @ShrinkChicks on Instagram! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review, and follow us on Instagram and Twitter @TheWoMed! Remember to submit your weekly Nurse D Energy moments to D on Instagram - we love reading and sharing them!Thank you to our amazing sponsor! Check out this deal for our listeners:DAILY HARVEST - Go to Daily-Harvest.com and enter promo code womed to get $25 off your first box! 
August 10, 2020

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The WoMed

Join The WoMed where host Danielle Maltby (@dmmaltby) chats all things Women in Medicine. This nursing vet brings humor, reality, and a serious passion for what she does to discussions on self-care, mental health, emerging healthcare trends, education, and so much more. Nothing is off-limits so come prepared to laugh, (maybe cry), and definitely listen in on meaningful conversations Dani has with some of the industry’s biggest experts and thought-leaders. This is a space to discuss, debate, and celebrate all things, Women, in Medicine.
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Danielle Maltby

Danielle Maltby

Danielle Maltby is a neonatal nurse and entrepreneur supporting women in medicine.

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