Grand Rounds: Understanding Physician Well-Being: What Do We Know and Where Do We Go From Here?

Event Date: December 3rd, 2019

Darshan Mehta

Grand Rounds: Understanding Physician Well-Being: What Do We Know and Where Do We Go From Here?

NOTE: DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER, THE SPEAKERS FROM NORTHAMPTON, MA, WILL NOT BE ABLE TO TRAVEL TO BOSTON FOR THE PLANNED PRESENTATION ON NATUROPATHY.  IT WILL BE RESCHEDULED TO A LATER DATE.

SUBSTITUTE GRAND ROUNDS FOR DECEMBER 3RD: ‘Understanding Physician Well-Being: What do we know, and where do we go from here?

Presenter: Darshan Mehta, MD, MPH

Medical Director, Benson-Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Education Director, Osher Center for Integrative Medicine,Brigham and Women’s Hospital and  Harvard Medical School

Biography

Dr. Mehta received his BA in Biology from Illinois Wesleyan University and an MD from University of Texas-Southwestern Medical School. He completed his residency in internal medicine at University of Illinois-Chicago Hospital. He completed a clinical research fellowship in complementary and integrative medicine at the Harvard Medical School Osher Research Center (now based at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Division of General Medicine), during which he received a Master of Public Health degree from the Harvard School of Public Health.

He is the medical director of the Benson-Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine at MGH. His educational and research interests include curricular development in complementary and integrative medical therapies, mind/body educational interventions in health professions training, and promotion of professionalism in medical trainees. He directs medical student and resident rotational experiences in integrative medicine for BHI-MGH and the Osher Center for Integrative Medicine. Dr. Mehta sees patients in a consultative role for use of complementary and integrative medical therapies, as well as mind/body interventions for stress management and stress reduction.

Dr. Mehta is an Assistant Professor in Medicine at Harvard Medical School. He is also active in the Massachusetts Medical Society, and is a member of the American College of Physicians. Dr. Mehta is a diplomate of the American Board of Holistic Medicine, and has completed professional training in mindfulness-based stress reduction at the University of Massachusetts Medical School.

Event Details

Date/Time: Tuesday,  December 3, | 8:00am – 9:00am (followed by coffee hour, 9:00am – 10:00am)
Venue: Bornstein Family Amphitheater, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, 45 Francis St. Boston, MA
Cost: Free. CME credit available (for in-person and virtual attendance).
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Live Stream             

1) If you DO NOT wish to request CME credit for virtual attendance, view the live stream here.
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If you DO want to request CME credit for virtual participation, email [email protected] by between 8:00-8:30am Tuesday, Dec. 3rd to be eligible with your full name, degree and organization.
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