stumbling gracefully through residency

A podcast on diversity and amplifying underrepresented stories and voices in medicine. Hosted by medical residents Harjit Kaur, Margaux Miller, Bushra Hussein, and Leen Samha, BUNDLE OF HERS is honest and thought-provoking conversations about the challenges women and minorities face in the field of medicine.

Latest Episodes

S3E14: Bridging Cultures in Medicine

Jan 23, 2020

Native American voices and stories are very few in a lot of conversations—but that doesn’t mean they’re silent. Sometimes, one voice is enough to influence and create positive change. In this episode, Margaux and Harjit talks to Celessta Merrill, an advanced practice registered nurse (APRN), ...

S3E13: Finding Stability In Medicine

Jan 16, 2020

A common consensus in med school is that the hard part is getting in. But truth is, a lot of us worry about whether or not we’ll actually become physicians. Med school can be filled with a lot of doubts, especially if you feel like you haven’t found stability in the field of medicine. In this ...

S3E12: Storytelling with Eli Saslow

Jan 9, 2020

The stories we tell about who we are, who we’ve been, and who we want to become are important. Everyone deserves to have their stories told and heard, no matter the content. In this episode, we have a conversation with The Washington Post’s Eli Saslow about his book, Rising Out of Hatred: The ...

Confessions of a 3rd Year Medical Student (re-release)

Dec 19, 2019

You know you’re a medical student when you cannot count how many times you’ve run after a resident… only to follow them to the door of a bathroom. It happens. We’re sharing some of our embarrassing, funny, confusing, and frustrating moments of third-year so far… because you shouldn’t ...

Delivering Difficult News (re-release)

Dec 12, 2019

Going into medicine, a lot of us might fear delivering difficult news and information to patients and their families. After all, what's the "right" way to tell someone they've been diagnosed with cancer, or that their parent has passed? As doctors, is it better to be strong for the patient, or be ...

Inclusion vs. Tokenism (re-release)

Dec 5, 2019

Diversity can be a sensitive subject for some, and the line separating inclusion and tokenism can be blurry. Merriam-Webster defines tokenism as, "the policy or practice of making only a symbolic effort, as to desegregate." Have you ever been tokenized?...

Dare to Be Visible (re-release)

Nov 28, 2019

Your voice is powerful. In this episode, we discuss why—and how—we speak up regarding difficult issues and topics. And we dare you to do the same....