Dr. Gita Pensa, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine at Brown University, has been an emergency physician in diverse settings for over twenty years. She is also executive editor and co-host of the subscription medical podcast UC Max (of parent company EM:RAP), host and editor of AEM Early Access (a research journal podcast), and the creator of ‘Doctors and Litigation: The L Word’, a podcast educating physicians about the opaque and often-traumatic world of medical malpractice litigation. Dr. Pensa is widely regarded as an expert on physician litigation stress, speaks nationally on the topic, and also serves as a support coach for physician defendants. She has won numerous awards for teaching and mentoring, including the National Mentor of the Year Award from the EMRA.
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