Medical society membership: A deterrent to physician burnout
Many doctors have found that professional solidarity can help when addressing burnout. Find out how joining a medical society can help you respond to stress and prevent burnout.
Physician well-being: Why organizational change matters
Get an overview of recent physician burnout studies and the AMA’s latest programs that are tackling this issue at the systems level.
Why women physicians are more likely to experience burnout
Learn more about the key factors that are contributing to female burnout in medicine.
How Headspace helps physicians, medical students tame stress
Find out how a surgeon, pathologist and medical student are using the Headspace app to incorporate meditation and mindfulness into their daily lives.
Physician burnout: New AMA effort to close solutions research gap
A multimillion-dollar AMA initiative will help identify the emerging “practice science” that can address the systemic causes of doctor burnout.
Revealing the ripples of burnout
After years of leading efforts to understand the magnitude of the burnout epidemic, researchers Lotte N. Dyrbye, MD, MHPE, and Colin P. West, MD, PhD, look to the next challenge: quantifying the impact of solutions.
What to do when patient says, “I’d rather have a white doctor.”
The emotional harm to physicians of color can be substantial. The first step is to acknowledge racist speech and behaviors.
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