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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

 

 

Paige Bentley Greason, Ph.D., LPC-S
Director, Counseling & Wellness Services

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry

Medical Education

475 Vine Street, Room 1211

Mailing Address: Wake Forest Baptist Health / PO Box 573183 /Winston-Salem, NC 27157

http://www.wakehealth.edu/School/Counseling-Services/

( Direct: 336.713.3357  |  * Email: pgreason@wakehealth.edu