Sanjiv Chopra, MD, MACP is Professor of Medicine and Faculty Dean for Continuing Medical Education at Harvard Medical School. He’s a hepatologist at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. He’s also a leadership expert and master communicator who believes that storytelling is a core currency of effective leadership for social change. In today’s interview, the physician and author (his book, … [Read more...] about Leadership by Example: An Interview with Schweitzer Leadership Conference Keynote Speaker Sanjiv Chopra, MD, MACP
According to a new Mayo Clinic report, America’s doctors—especially those in primary care and emergency medicine—are experiencing increased levels of burnout. From lower-quality patient care to physician shortages, the ramifications of physician burnout have been fairly well-documented. But as Janice Lloyd of USA Today reports, we’re entering an era in which this upward trend could be particularly … [Read more...] about Preventing Physician Burnout Through ‘Good Work’?
After lunch yesterday (Thursday), we were joined by one of our Board members -- Joseph O'Donnell, MD -- for a discussion on sustaining a passion for service. Joe is Senior Advising Dean and Director of Community Programs at Dartmouth Medical School (DMS) and Chief of Oncology at the VA Medical Center in White River Junction, VT. He is also the reason ASF's New Hampshire/Vermont program exists. … [Read more...] about Takeaway Tidbits from ASF’s Program Directors’ Retreat, Part 3