If you are looking for a great way to get involved in MNAAP, make connections with fellow pediatricians across the state, and offer your input into the chapter’s initiatives and activities, consider applying to be a candidate for the MNAAP Board of Directors. Three at-large positions are available and MNAAP members will vote in June to select […]
Category: "Member Profiles"
I understand your work at Sage Prairie Addiction Medicine Clinic focuses on adolescents. What a typical day is like for you? I see patients via Zoom in a walk-in closet. Most of my patients are in late adolescence (18-25). I’d like to see more patients in middle school and high school. Substance use disorders (SUD) […]
I understand you recently retired from practicing medicine, but you are still finding ways to stay connected to advocacy for children. Can you tell me about some of your recent activities? I have managed to find some paths to stay connected to advocacy for children by serving on the board for First Witness Child Advocacy […]
What drew you to pediatrics? I knew early on that I was interested in primary care because I really enjoyed getting to know patients in the clinic as a medical student, but I was torn between wanting to work with children and the elderly. When I look back, I see that I kept choosing projects […]
Dr. Lisa Guetzko serves on the Board of Directors, acting as MNAAP’s chapter climate advocate. She has been an AAP member since 2006 and joined MNAAP in 2016. Dr. Guetzko answered these questions from Minnesota Pediatrician as part of our quarterly member spotlight. What does a typical work day look like for you? As a […]