Dr. Lynette Charity is a practicing anesthesiologist and accomplished humorist and public speaker, having made it to the semifinals of the Toastmasters International World Championship of Public Speaking in 2014.  She's also one of my coaching clients, and I am so proud to announce that she will keynote three conferences this Fall. On Saturday, September 8, she will keynote the Ohio Dermatological Association ...

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I sincerely appreciate all your support for my boutique speakers bureau, Physician Speaking by KevinMD. These speakers are both practicing physicians and award-winning speakers that shine on stage. This Fall, we will highlight the following events:

It's been a great start for my new speakers bureau, Physician Speaking by KevinMD.  We are a group of practicing physicians who can tell a story, command the stage, and inspire your audience. This Spring 2018, we're highlighting the following events:

"This was an excellent presentation. Kevin Pho was not only funny, but he also made a real case of the importance of social media. It may make a real difference between success or failure in any business attempt." "The best of Pri-Med. This speaker was marvelous, informative, engaging." "Best presentation of Pri-Med. Dr. Pho was an excellent speaker and very inspirational." "Excellent presenter.  His passion for the topic came through loud ...

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I often say in my keynotes that KevinMD shares the story of the many who intersect with our health care system, but are rarely heard from. KevinMD has completed its 14th year as the web's leading social media platform for these voices.  Over 3,000 contributors power the site, and together, we are making our voice heard as our health care world changes around us. I sincerely appreciate your readership ...

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Physicians can use social media to proactively define themselves online. A KevinMD keynote video excerpt.  I'm currently considering opportunities for 2018: Please visit my physician keynote speaking page to find out more.

I'm really excited to announce my keynote engagements for 2018. I'll be keynoting 4 Pri-Med Conferences, with venues in Florida, Texas, Illinois, and my adopted hometown of Boston, MA. I'm also speaking at the annual conferences of the Association of Staff Physician Recruiters, the American Orthopaedic Association, and the College of American Pathologists. Sample the video above to get a sense of who ...

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One way to fight physician burnout is to share our stories and remove the stigma. A KevinMD keynote video excerpt.  I'm currently considering opportunities for 2018: Please visit my physician keynote speaking page to find out more.

One way to fight burnout is to have a passion outside of medicine, or another passion within medicine.  The work I do with KevinMD is what is preventing me from becoming a burned out, physician statistic.

What should you do if an insurance company denies a test?  Record the name of the denying physician in the chart and take the burden of the denial off of your shoulders and onto the shoulders of a faceless, algorithm-following insurance clinician.

I'm looking forward to seeing you for my fall 2017 speaking appearances.  I'm currently considering opportunities in 2018.  Please visit my speaking page for more information.

I am happy to be part of The Thinking Podcast at HVMN. We talk social media, the evolution of the doctor-patient relationship, and health care reform. Enjoy!

I was recently interviewed by Dr. Sylvia Bollie in advance of my keynote at the Richmond Academy of Medicine on Tuesday, September 12, 2017.  Looking forward to seeing some of you there! Find out how KevinMD can keynote your event.

Physicians have so many tools available to us that can turn them into powerful health care influencers. A KevinMD keynote video excerpt.  I'm currently considering opportunities for 2018: Please visit my physician keynote speaking page to find out more.

Physicians need tools that are powerful in the eyes of Google and allow them to create content online. And today they're all in luck because we have those tools. A KevinMD keynote video excerpt.  Please visit my physician keynote speaking page to find out more.

Social media is a powerful way to change the public perception of the medical profession. A KevinMD keynote video excerpt.  Please visit my physician keynote speaking page to find out more.

I had the distinct pleasure of keynoting TexMed 2017 in Houston, TX today. The video above is a Facebook Live Q&A I did with member physicians. Thanks to the Texas Medical Association for hosting me and doing such a great job with the conference. If you're interested in having me keynote your conference, I'm considering opportunities this Fall and in 2018. Read more...

I'm excited to share my story at Momentum in Medicine in Atlanta, GA, the 2017 MEDNAX Medical Directors Meeting in Washington, DC, and TexMed 2017 in Houston, TX! Interested in having me keynote your conference?  I have availability in Summer and Fall 2017, and am accepting engagements in 2018.  Find out more at my keynote speaking page.

It is truly unfortunate that Daniel Neides used his platform, and the reputation of a world-renowned institution like the Cleveland Clinic, to propagate fake health news. In this case, he fails to dispel the false connection between vaccines and autism: "Make 2017 the year to avoid toxins (good luck) and master your domain: Words on Wellness." As director and chief operating officer of the Cleveland Clinic Wellness Institute, Dr. Neides ...

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A huge thank you for your continuing readership in 2016.  I sincerely appreciate the vibrant KevinMD community, driven by your readership, contributions, and conversations. KevinMD is about to enter its 13th year as the leading platform for the voice of the health care professional.  I look forward to another great year. Here are the most popular posts of 2016: 1. An open letter to Justin Timberlake 2. The opioid epidemic: It’s time ...

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