#059 - Dr. Holly Neville MD

#059 - Dr. Holly Neville MD


A pediatric surgeon's perspective on happiness in life and medicine

Good Morning !

This week we have the privilege of chatting with Dr. Holly Neville a pediatric surgeon Daphna and I have been privileged to work with here in Florida. We had such an interesting conversation about life in medicine, happiness, being a woman in medicine and so much more. We hope you enjoy this episode as much as we had fun recording it. Have a good sunday friend 😎

Short Bio: Holly Neville, MD, FAAP, FACS is the Division Chief of Pediatric Surgery at Joe Di Maggio Children’s Hospital and Associate Program Director for the Memorial Healthcare System Department of General Surgery.  Holly attended Emory University (92) where she received a BS in Biology and served as Co-Captain of the varsity swim team, followed by the University of Florida College of Medicine (96).  She completed her surgical residency at the University of Texas at Houston and Pediatric Surgery at the University of Texas Southwestern. She became a certified coach in wellness and well-being in 2021.  Holly serves nationally on various committees, including the Educational Committee and wellness committee for APSA, and is Lead Coach and co-director of the APSA coaching program.  Holly currently serves on the Board for the University of Florida College of Medicine and the Foundation for Joe Di Maggio Children’s Hospital. Outside of work, Holly is the mom to 3 children: Zack (20), Camille (17) and Chloe (13). She is an avid sport enthusiast, enjoying paddle boarding, yoga, jogging, swimming, and Otillo racing.  She also is a home chef, and due to Celiac disease, specializes in gluten free and vegetarian cooking.