The Woman Centered Health Podcast

The Woman Centered Health Podcast


Latest Episodes

EP 37: Intersection of Religion and Abortion with Dr. McLean
July 30, 2020

In this episode we explore the intersection of religion and abortion with Dr. McLean. We discuss how religion/spirituality and abortion are not mutually exclusive, we answer our first listener question, and we discuss how to communicate with patients i...

EP 36: Pregnancy and COVID-19 with Dr. Villavicencio
June 25, 2020

In this episode we speak with Dr. Villavicencio about navigating pregnancy and birth during the COVID-19 pandemic.

EP 35: Trauma Informed Telehealth with Dr. Megan Gerber
May 11, 2020

In this episode we interview Dr. Megan Gerber about how to provide trauma informed care during televisits, including synchronous video visits. We cover everything from what is trauma informed care, to tips and tricks on how to prevent triggering,

EP 34: Medical Improv with Jonathan Garland
April 30, 2020

In this episode we interview Jonathon Garland, an improv expert, on how medical communication can be enhanced through improv techniques.

EP 33: Black Women and Maternal Mortality with Lastascia Coleman and Lynette Cooper
March 26, 2020

This episode is an absolute must listen to. In this episode we talk with Lynette Cooper, Nurse Practitioner and Educator, and Lastascia Coleman, a Nurse Midwife, about Black women and maternal mortality. This episode also adds to our previous conversa...

EP 32: Weight Stigma with Dr. April Prunty
February 27, 2020

In this episode we interview Dr. April Prunty, a nurse researcher, about her dissertation work regarding weight stigma.

EP 31: Humor with Karyn Buxman
January 30, 2020

In this episode we interview Karyn Buxman, a neurohumorist, about integrating humor into practice to help increase trust equity with patients.

EP 30: Language and Pronouns with Francis Kuehnle
December 26, 2019

In this critical and foundational episode we interview Francis Kuehnle about the importance of language and pronouns. This episode includes discussions about how to inquire about pronouns, what to do if you mess up,

EP 29: Evidence Based Birth with Dr. Rebecca Dekker
November 28, 2019

In this episode we talk about Evidence Based Birth (EBB) with Dr. Rebecca Dekker, the founder of EBB. EBB is an incredible resource for providers and expecting parents to get methodologically sound literature reviews on birth topics including,

EP 28: Reproductive Life Planning with Dr. Stephanie Edmonds
October 24, 2019

In this episode we interview the co-host of the Woman Centered Health Podcast, Dr. Stephanie Edmonds, about her extensive work with reproductive life planning (RLP). We cover what RLP is, diversity in how RLP is implemented,