…Dr. Shikha Jain has felt similar alarm bells. As a medical professional and mom of three kids, she found herself growing frustrated with the increasing amount of coronavirus-related misinformation spreading online. In turn, she and several other physicians formed the group IMPACT, an Illinois-based organization designed to empower others with evidence-based solutions and information.”
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.