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 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



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