A series-based podcast developed by the Society of Gynecologic Surgeons focusing on surgical and
medical education, hosted by Cara King, DO, MS.

Podcast Participants
Cara R. King, DO, MS, is a member of the Cleveland Clinic Section of Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery (MIGS). She is the Director of Benign Gynecologic Surgery and Associate Program Director of the MIGS Fellowship. She also has a Masters Degree in Medical Education from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. She is a member of the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL), the Society of Gynecologic Surgeons (SGS), and the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG). Surgical education remains a priority, and her research interests are focused within competency-based medical education and simulation-based assessments. Dr. King has spent time in Chad, Africa, as a volunteer surgeon. Follow Dr. King on Twitter: @drcaraking

 

COVID-19: Reactivating services at the Cleveland Clinic

Dr. Cara King hosts Beri Ridgeway, MD, Associate Chief of Staff, Cleveland Clinic.They discuss reactivating services at the Cleveland Clinic and all that entails. 
Friday, July 17, 2020   35:10

 

The state of graduate medical education

Dr. Cara King hosts women’s health advocacy expert Megan Evans, MD, MPH. Dr. Evans is Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine, and Associate Program Director, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tufts Medical Center.
Friday, June 5, 2020   15:10

 

Surgical coaching to improve performance

Dr. Cara King hosts surgical researcher and educator Caprice Greenberg, MD, MPH, Professor, Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, and Morgridge Distinguished Chair in Health Services Research.
Friday, May 29, 2020   39:41

 

Should the OB be separated from the GYN in residency

Dr. Javier Magrina joins host Dr. Cara King live at the 2019 annual AAGL conference. Other experts join in the discussion, including Pouran Malekzadeh, MD; Laura Cano, MD; Rashad Pasic, MD; and Luis Gonzalez, MD.
Friday, May 22, 2020   53:23

 

COVID-19: Resident/fellow safety and virtual curriculum

Dr. Cara King hosts Vicki Reed, MD, Residency Program Director, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Vice Chair, Education, Cleveland Clinic. They take a look at Cleveland Clinic’s unique ObGyn residency program and how their residents prep for treating COVID-19 patients.
29:48

 

COVID-19: Cleveland Clinic’s plans for safety, resource optimization, and redeployment

Dr. Cara King hosts Beri Ridgeway, MD, Institute Chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Women’s Health, Cleveland Clinic. During this talk they dive into Ohio’s state of affairs regarding COVID-19.
Tuesday, March 31, 2020   29:59

 

COVID-19: Staying safe in the minimally invasive operating room

Dr. Cara King hosts Jonathan Dort, MD, Vice Chairman for Education in the Department of Surgery; Program Director, General Surgery Residency; and Director, Minimally Invasive Surgery at Inova Medical Group, Falls Church, Virginia
Tuesday, March 31, 2020   32:17

 

COVID-19: AAGL joint guidelines on surgical safety during an infectious disease pandemic

Dr. Cara King hosts Sarah Cohen, MD, MPH, Division of Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota as they discuss the AAGL guidelines on surgical safety during an infectious disease pandemic.
Tuesday, March 31, 2020   17:40

 

Transvaginal mesh updates, with Dr. Marie Fidela Paraiso

Dr. Cara King hosts expert urogynecologist Dr. Marie Fidela Paraiso, head of the Center for Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery and staff physician in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Cleveland Clinic. 
Thursday, December 12, 2019   30:02

 

Endometriosis: The role of imaging, the strength of a multidisciplinary team, and educating patients as well as physicians, with Nancy Petersen

Dr. Cara King (@drcaraking) hosts endometriosis patient advocate and educator Nancy Petersen, (@nancynursez637) retired RN who developed with David Redwine, MD, the first endometriosis excision treatment program in the United States. Nancy has spoken on the topic of endometriosis across the nation and currently serves as a mentor to women with the disease through Nancy’s Nook, a Facebook resource for endometriosis education, discussion, and support.
Saturday, November 9, 2019   26:01

 

The growth of a patient movement around endometriosis and what physicians may be missing, with Nancy Petersen

Dr. Cara King (@drcaraking) hosts endometriosis patient advocate and educator Nancy Petersen, (@nancynursez637) retired RN who developed with David Redwine, MD, the first endometriosis excision treatment program in the United States. Nancy has spoken on the topic of endometriosis across the nation and currently serves as a mentor to women with the disease through Nancy’s Nook, a Facebook resource for endometriosis education, discussion, and support.
Saturday, November 9, 2019   27:36

 

Building a surgical practice with Dr. Ted Lee, plus how a bill becomes law and ACOG’s advocacy lessons learned

Dr. Cara King (@drcaraking) hosts surgical expert Ted Teh Min Lee, MD, Clinical Professor of Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences and Director of Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Magee Womens Hospital. Dr. King also interviews women’s health advocacy expert Megan Evans, MD, MPH (@MeganEvansMD).
Friday, November 8, 2019   30:28

 

Helping yourself and others to progress surgical skills with Dr. Ted Lee, plus how ObGyns can become involved in advocacy

Dr. Cara King (@drcaraking) hosts surgical expert Ted Teh Min Lee, MD, Clinical Professor of Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences and Director of Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Magee Womens Hospital. Dr. King also interviews women’s health advocacy expert Megan Evans, MD, MPH (@MeganEvansMD).
Friday, November 8, 2019   26:35

 

Fostering leadership to build a successful team with Dr. Tommaso Falcone, plus endometriosis legislation and advocacy

Dr. Cara King (@drcaraking) hosts surgical leader and expert Tommaso Falcone, MD, Professor of Surgery at Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University and Chairman of the ObGyn & Women's Health Institute at Cleveland Clinic. Dr. King also interviews women’s health advocacy expert Megan Evans, MD, MPH (@MeganEvansMD).
Thursday, November 7, 2019   30:11

 

The early and current years of a master surgeon with Dr. Tommaso Falcone, plus the importance of advocacy in ObGyn with Dr. Megan Evans

Dr. Cara King (@drcaraking) hosts surgical leader and expert Tommaso Falcone, MD, Professor of Surgery at Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University and Chairman of the ObGyn & Women's Health Institute at Cleveland Clinic. Dr. King also interviews women’s health advocacy expert Megan Evans, MD, MPH (@MeganEvansMD).
Thursday, November 7, 2019   31:36

 

Gynecologic Surgeons Unscrubbed trailer

Here's a sneak peak of Gynecologic Surgeons Unscrubbed. A series-based podcast focusing on surgical and medical education, featuring interviews and practice-changing discussion, hosted by Cara King, DO, MS. This podcast is a collaboration between MDedge and the Society of Gynecologic Surgeons.
Wednesday, October 23, 2019   02:39