December 30th, 2016
Dr. Ron Epstein
As part of ongoing efforts to improve physician resiliency, we will be hosting a lecture by Dr. Ron Epstein, a family physician, teacher, researcher, and writer who has devoted his career to improving patient-physician communication, quality of care, and physician resilience.
THE INNER LIVES OF PHYSICIANS: WELL-BEING, RESILIENCE AND QUALITY OF CARE
DATE: Monday, Feb. 4, 2017
TIME: 7:30 pm
WHERE: Babcock Auditorium
Light refreshments will be served afterwards.
Dr. Epstein directs the Center for Communication and Disparities Research and co-directs the Deans Teaching Fellowship program and Mindful Practice Programs at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry where he is Professor of Family Medicine, Psychiatry, Oncology and Medicine (Palliative Care). A graduate of Wesleyan University and Harvard Medical School, Dr. Epstein is recipient of numerous lifetime achievement awards relating to communication and humanism, a Fulbright scholarship at the Institute for Health Studies in Barcelona and visiting fellowships at the University of Sydney and the Brocher Institute in Geneva. He has published over 250 articles and book chapters. He enjoys bicycling, cross-country skiing, cooking and playing the harpsichord. Dr. Epstein’s new book, Attending: Medicine, Mindfulness, and Humanity, will be released in Jan. 2017.
We look forward to seeing you there!
Paige Bentley Greason, Ph.D., LPC-S
Director, Counseling & Wellness Services
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry
475 Vine Street, Room 1211
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