COVID-19 Educational Resources and Support

Supporting Clinicians During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Charlene Dewey, MD, MEd; Susan Hingle, MD; Elizabeth Goelz, MD; Mark Linzer, MD
Annals of Internal Medicine - 20 March 2020

Author Insight Video - Charlene Dewey, MD, MEd (3:48)
In this video, Charlene Dewey, MD, MEd, offers additional insight into the article, "Supporting Clinicians During the COVID-19 Pandemic."

Relaxation Station
Focuses on building healthcare providers’ resilience during the pandemic

Thursday Wellness Live Webinar Series
- A live discussion for healthcare providers facing the COVID-19 pandemic
Hosted by: Caroline Post Cone M.S.N., APRN, PMHCNS, BC

May 21:
Click here for Zoom link
Click here for Zoom 5.0 Update - After May 30, 2020, all Zoom clients on older versions will receive a forced upgrade when trying to join meetings as GCM Encryption will be fully enabled across the Zoom platform. 

Upcoming dates
June 4: Michael Baron, MD, MPH, DFASAM​
Medical Director, Tennessee Medical Foundation – Physician Health Program

June 11: No webinar scheduled

June 18: E. Wesley Ely, MD, MPH
CIBS Center, Vanderbilt University and VA-GRECC

June 25: No webinar scheduled


COVID-19 Wellness Tip Sheets


Just for fun / Laughter is the best medicine

Center for Professional Health Educational Programs and Activities

Professional Development
Live courses held on campus over 3 days.

  • Professionalism
  • Proper Prescribing of Controlled Prescription Drugs
  • Hazardous Affairs/Sexual Boundary Violations
  • Distressed Physicians Program

Web-Based Learning
Self-paced learning activities over 20-60 minutes and some programs are several modules over 2 hours or more. These are on-line programs for distance learning.

  • Hazardous Affairs
  • Proper Prescribing of Controlled Prescription Drugs
  • Professional Health and Wellness

Live programs over the course of 8 hours to 2 days held on-site.

  • Women Physician Wellness Retreat
  • Addressing the Burnout Epidemic: A Training Program for Healthcare Leaders
  • Transitioning into Retirement Retreat
  • Jumpstarting your Career: Transitioning into the Profession – A Retreat for Residents
  • Men’s Retreat: Managing and Dealing with Teams
  • Women in Healthcare: The Pursuit of Wellness

Health and Wellness
Live sessions from 1 hour to 4 hours.

  • Wellness of the Physician and other healthcare providers
  • Building resilience
  • Stress and Stress management
  • Burnout and Burnout Prevention
  • Physician Impairment
  • Happiness and Gratitude
  • Meaning, Purpose and Values
  • Communication Skills
  • Conflict and Conflict Management
  • Negotiation Skills

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