OtoWellness Series: Exploring wellness from within, as a team, and in the great outdoors

One can hardly attend an academic meeting or open one’s email these days without tripping over some mention of wellness or the dire consequences of its absence in the health care workforce. But really, I’ve wondered – and I don’t think I am alone – what is wellness? Is it just being able to see the sun from outside the [...]

By | 2020-04-29T16:09:55+00:00 April 29, 2020|Mentoring Academy|

New Faculty Gift-Card Creating Opportunities In Mentorship

New Faculty: Be on the lookout for your gift card in your department! Using the New Faculty Gift-Card We enjoyed an outstanding lunch at Ella thanks to the $75 gift card provided by the mentoring academy.  While we meet regularly to discuss a variety of projects, this gift motivated us to set aside time for a relaxing [...]

By | 2019-11-12T18:13:36+00:00 November 27, 2019|Mentoring Academy|

Wellness and Mentoring in Academic Medicine

Katren Tyler, MD Physician Wellness We have seen a surge in the last few years in awareness and discussions about physician wellness and burnout. More than 50% of physicians are experiencing symptoms of burnout with some specialties as high as 70% burnout1. Wellness and burnout are often described together.  I like to [...]

By | 2019-07-22T20:55:03+00:00 September 5, 2018|Mentoring Academy, Wellness|