WEBTREATS: Resources for Disabled, Impaired or Reentering Physicians

This list, prepared by ACOG Resource Center Librarians from other sources, is provided for information only.  Referral to these sites does not imply the endorsement of The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists of either the organization or their contents, expressed views, programs, or political activities.  Further, ACOG does not endorse any commercial products that may be advertised or available from these organizations or on these websites.  This list is not meant to be comprehensive; the exclusion of a site does not reflect the quality of that site.  Please note that sites and URLs are subject to change without warning. Many of these pages provide basic information but have links with more detailed information and resources. 

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Please also refer to the WEBTREATs on Career Planning for Ob/Gyn Residents and Depression and Postpartum Depression for related links.

 

Disability Organizations

 

Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

 

American Academy of Neurology

 

American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD)

 

American Disability Association

 

American Epilepsy Society

 

American Medical Association – Physician Health

 

American Psychiatric Association

 

Canadian Association of Physicians with Disabilities

 

Disability.gov

 

Disability Resources

 

Harris Family Center for Disability and Health Policy

 

Job Accommodation Network

 

National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR)

 

National Institute of Mental Health

 

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

 

National Organization on Disabilities

 

National Stroke Association

 

Society of Healthcare Professionals with Disabilities

 

Society of Physicians with Disabilities

 

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (SAMHSA)

 

United Spinal Association

 

Vanderbilt University Medical Center – Center for Professional Health

 

Reentry or Returning to Practice Resources

 

Academy of Medical Royal Colleges – Return to Practice Guidance

 

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

 

American Medical Association - Physician Re-entry

 

Cedars-Sinai Reentry Program

 

Center for Personalized Education for Physicians

 

Federation of State Medical Boards

 

Federation of State Physician Health Programs (FSPHP)

 

Physician Reentry into the Workforce

 

UC San Diego – Physician Assessment and Clinical Education Program (PACE)

 

UCSD Physician Retraining and Reentry Program (PRR)

 

Organizations Offering Nonclinical Career Opportunities

 

Academy of Organizational and Occupational Psychiatry

 

Academy of Physicians in Clinical Research (APCR)

 

American Academy of Insurance Medicine

 

American Association for Physician Leadership

 

American College of Legal Medicine

 

American Medical Informatics Association

 

American Telemedicine Association

 

Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation

 

Academy for Health Services Research and Health Policy

 

National Society of Certified Healthcare Business Consultants

 

Contact:

Mary Hyde
Senior Director

Beth DeFrancis Sun
Special Collections Librarian

Jean Riedlinger
Reference Librarian

resources@acog.org

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