Inspiring Women Leaders

Episode 9 - Dr Riva Kamat

September 14, 2022 Dr Adam Harrison and guests Season 1 Episode 9
Inspiring Women Leaders
Episode 9 - Dr Riva Kamat
Show Notes

Dr. Kamat is a practicing physician, parent, coach, entrepreneur, mentor, and speaker. She is the Founder of Lotus Clinician Well-Being, a company that consults with medical organizations to provide group coaching, evaluations, webinars, and retreats for their clinicians to maintain professional wellness.

Dr. Kamat is passionate about helping all clinicians deal with the stresses of a life in medicine, helping them achieve a work-life integration, and create the life they have wanted.

With over 20 years’ of experience within an academic and community practice, Dr. Kamat has personal experience with the ups and downs of medicine. She is the Chair of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Section of Hospital Medicine, Provider Wellness Subcommittee and the Founder and Co-Chair of the Virginia American Academy of Pediatrics, Provider Wellness Committee. 

She is a certified professional coach and enjoys coaching attendings, residents, and medical students on a wide range of topics such as imposter syndrome to setting boundaries.

In this episode, Dr Kamat and I chat about:

  • Her leadership roles
  • Her leadership style
  • Her leadership journey
  • The leaders that helped her rise
  • The challenges she faced on her journey
  • How she navigated those challenges
  • How she thinks you can become a strong and kind leader
  • Her 'take home' leadership messages for the listeners, and
  • What she is currently excited to be working on.

Dr Kamat's contact details include:

Instagram: @lotusphysiciancoaching

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