Physician-Specific Health Issues

Physician-Specific Health Issues

Dealing with tough patient cases

Link to Healing our Own Video and ACOG resources for dealing with adverse events in Ob/Gyn


Legal Issues

Links on the District IX website for dealing with legal issues in medicine


Preventing depression/burnout

Article on physician burnout

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention

Fact Sheet about Depression/Suicide in US physician

Link to “Struggling in Silence” Video on Physician Depression/Suicide (fuzzy)


General Physician Health

ePhysicianHealth—resources for resiliency/health in personal and professional lives

American Medical Association Website—peer support


Useful Phone Applications

My Fitness Pal—create an account to set weight loss goals--FREE

Stravasocial fitness website

Zombie run—story mixed with music while jogging—running from Zombies!

Weight Watchers app—fitness tracker for mobile to go along with the popular program

American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
409 12th Street SW, Washington, DC  20024-2188 | Mailing Address: PO Box 70620, Washington, DC 20024-9998