We live in the era of fake news and it’s time for a change! Join Dr. Jessica Edwards as she discusses the latest topics and policies affecting the health and welfare of our nation in an unbiased and factual way. This is the Straight Facts, No Chaser Podcast where we only have 3 rules: Be respectful; keep your emotions at home; and facts only. The Straight Facts No Chaser Podcast has been proudly providing high-quality podcasts every other Saturday since May 2020. What differentiates us from other podcasts is our ability to truly connect with our audience by discussing various topics with facts only. To learn more, simply browse through our site.

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Dr. Jessica Edwards is a Board Certified Family Medicine Physician. She is a native of Cedar Hill, Texas and a second generation Physician. Growing up watching her father provide care to the entire community, she knew from a young age that she wanted to do the same. She graduated from the University of North Texas Health Science Center- Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine in Fort Worth and completed her Family Medicine Residency Training at Care Point Health-Christ Hospital in Jersey City, New Jersey and she is the recipient of the 2016 American Osteopathic Foundation Resident of the Year in Family Medicine award. She attended University of Rochester Medical Center for a Maternal Child Health Fellowship. She sees patients of all ages and she specializes in obstetrics and newborn care. Through a compassionate approach, Dr. Edwards strives to improve the experiences of patients when they go to the doctor. She moved back to Texas to address healthcare disparities, improve access to healthcare and improve the maternal mortality rate. In addition, is a 2019-2020 AACOM Osteopathic Health Policy Fellow and received the 2019 Prestigious Top Healthcare Leaders Under 40 Award by the National Medical Association Post Graduate Section. She is National President of the Committee of Interns and Residents, America's largest union of Resident Physicians and advocates for Physician work-life balance. In January 2020, she was elected Vice-Chair of the Obstetrics Department at Resolute Hospital in New Braunfels. Dr. Edwards has been featured in multiple editorials and has appeared on several podcasts/interviews. In her free time, she likes to cook, travel, mentor and spend time with her husband, Domonic and their son Franklin.


Upcoming Podcasts

  • Black Entrepreneurship
    Sat, Oct 03
    Oct 03, 2020, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM CDT
    Join Dr. Edwards as she moderates a roundtable discussion about Black Entrepreneurship
  • What is at stake with the 2020 Presidential Election
    Sep 19, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM CDT
    Dr. Edwards discusses important policy considerations that you should be considering for the 2020 Presidential Election
  • Why is healthcare so expensive?
    Sep 05, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM CDT
    Join Dr. Edwards as she discusses the factors that contribute to why healthcare is so expensive in the United States
  • A Candid Interview with a Former Police Officer
    Aug 29, 2020, 10:00 AM CDT
    Join Dr. Edwards as she interviews a former Police Officer to discuss what real police reform looks like.
  • Estate Planning and Why it Matters
    Aug 15, 2020, 10:00 AM CDT
    Join Dr. Edwards as she interviews Mr. Didier Occident of Occident Wealth Management to discuss estate planning