Safeguarding Physician Health During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Join Michael Myers, M.D., a noted expert on physician burnout, for this discussion of the pre-existing status of physician wellbeing prior to COVID-19, the impacts of the pandemic on physicians’ personal and professional lives, and what concrete actions can be undertaken to support physician wellbeing now.

Participants will be able to:

  • Define physician wellness.
  • List the ways in which physicians and their families have been impacted by Covid-19.
  • Distinguish post-traumatic stress from post-traumatic growth.
  • Apply principles of self-care by seeking out evidence-based treatment for disabling symptoms.
  • Know what steps to take toward reaching out to a colleague who seems to be struggling.