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Beth Garner, MD, MPH, on Physician Leadership, Careers in Industry, and Advocacy for Women’s Health

June 28, 2023

Host Mike Sacopulos interviews Beth (Elizabeth) Garner, MD, MPH, who contributed her life and career story to the AAPL book, published in 2022, Lessons Learned: Stories from Women Physician Leaders .

Garner is currently chief scientific officer of Ferring Pharmaceuticals, and president of the American Medical Women’s Association (AMWA). She received joint MD and MPH degrees from the Harvard Medical and Public Health Schools and trained in obstetrics and gynecology at Brigham and Women’s (BWH)/Massachusetts General Hospitals. She was a 2019 awardee of the PharmaVoice 100 Most Inspiring Individuals in the life sciences industry and received the 2022 Women in Science Award from AMWA.

Physicians working to improve our healthcare system give us hope. Prepare to meet one of those extraordinary physician leaders. Dr. Garner’s story and career trajectory should inspire other physicians, other women.


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