Dr. Heike Elisabeth Daldrup is an American-German physician, scientist, novelist and short story writer, who grew up in Northern Germany and moved to the San Francisco Bay area in 2003. Dr. Daldrup-Link is a professor of Radiology at Stanford University, elected member of the American Society for Clinical Investigation (ASCI, honor society for clinician-scientists) and elected member of the American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE). Dr. Daldrup-Link has published over 170 peer-reviewed research articles, 20 book chapters and editorials, five books, and six patents, pending or granted. Besides her work as a clinical radiologist and scientist, Dr. Daldrup-Link publishes educational books and novels in the field of medical imaging. In addition, Dr. Daldrup-Link actively promotes the diversification of the biomedical workforce through advocacy and mentorship. Dr. Daldrup-Link is widely known for her powerful reflections and opinion pieces on women in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics/Medicine; e.g. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11307-017-1124-4, Altmetric 90th percentile of 278,392 tracked articles of similar age in all journals).
Daniel Paull MD explains why he thinks that despite what the public thinks, most physicians are unhappy.