HEALTH AND SCIENCE Some U.S. doctors flee to New Zealand where the coronavirus outbreak is under control and science is respected


“…Jain has talked about her experience online and says many of her colleagues have reached out recently to get advice on relocation.

“There’s many more talking about it now than even five or 10 years ago,” she said.

For now, Jain said she plans to stay in the United States to advocate for change to the current system. In her view, the pandemic has laid bare many of the problems with the status quo, including the gaps in coverage and the lack of protections for the most vulnerable. ”


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About Shikha Jain, MD FACP

I am a practicing, board-certified hematology/oncology physician in Chicago. I speak on topics ranging from the impact of social media on healthcare, how physicians can utilize social media, how to write Op-eds in the medical world, gender equity and barriers to career advancement, and topics in GI oncology and immunotherapy. My goal is to explain complicated topics in simple terms. I also enjoy writing and you can find some of my writing on this site. I am a mother to three amazing kids and married to a gastroenterologist. I look forward to connecting with you.

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