Bringing together mothers at different stages of their careers, Motherhood & Neurosurgery offers candid reflections on pregnancy and starting a family as a neurosurgeon.  

The webinar event occured on Saturday, May 15, 2021, and covered fertility and family planning, working while pregnant, family and medical leave, and returning to work. The panelists shared advice for working while pregnant or nursing, and discussed ways that medical institutions can better support women surgeons through pregnancy and parenthood.   



9:00-9:05 AM


9:45-10:05 AM

10:05-11:00 AM




Lauren Albert Sand, MD

University of Minnesota

Lola Chambless, MD

Vanderbilt University