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Join Georgia Heart Institute LIVE for the upcoming Grand Rounds on February 7th, 7am ET. This lecture features Dr. Tait Shanafelt, MD, and Operational Approaches to Improve Physician Well-Being. Dr. Tait Shanafelt is the chief wellness officer, associate dean, and Jeanie and Stewart Richie Professor of Medicine at Stanford University. Dr. Shanafelt is a hematologist/oncologist whose clinical work focuses on the care of patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia.
In addition to his leukemia research, Tait is an international thought leader and researcher in the field of physician well-being and its implications for quality of care. His pioneering studies in this area over 20 years ago are credited with helping launch the entire field of organizational efforts to promote physician well-being.

CME credit is available for this lecture. This talk will not be recorded. The learning objectives for this talk are:

  • Discuss what is known regarding satisfaction and burnout among physicians both prior to and throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Recognize the personal and professional consequences of occupational distress in physicians.
  • Identify organizational approaches to promote clinician well-being.