Dr. Jessica Shepherd on Cultural Sensitivity

Jessica Shepherd, MD, MBA, FACOG talks about cultural sensitivity in women’s healthcare.

Jessica Shepherd MD, MBA, FACOG, is a board-certified OBGYN and Organon Health Partner. She is the founder and CEO of Sanctum Med + Wellness, a wellness concierge practice affiliated with Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, Texas. In her Dallas practice, she works with a team of therapists, yoga instructors, Ayurvedic wellness coaches, nutritionists, exercise specialists and other health professionals dedicated to women’s health. Dr. Shepherd attended medical school at Ross University and completed her residency at Drexel University-Hahnemann Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She went on to complete a Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Fellowship at the University of Louisville, where she also earned her MBA. She also served for six years as the Director of Minimally Invasive Gynecology at the University of Illinois.

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