The Department of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine and the Division of General Internal Medicine are pleased to announce registration is open for GRIT for Women in Medicine: Growth, Resilience, Inspiration, & Tenacity 2019.
This course will empower women and men in medicine with the skills and resources to remove barriers and bias of women in leadership positions specific to the challenges in healthcare. Leaders in business and healthcare will present evidence-based strategies to promote professional development and enhance personal well-being. Nationally, there is large number of female clinicians reporting burnout which has a potential effect on patient experience, compliance, and outcomes. This course will address the growing need for improved clinician wellness and development for a gender balanced leadership healthcare team.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Describe how to enhance communication with colleagues and team members to improve team based care and to better manage conflict
- Identify symptoms of burnout in themselves and will be able to describe strategies to manage these symptoms
- Formulate action plans to create and support a diverse healthcare team
This course is intended for professional women and men in healthcare interested in developing a gender balanced leadership healthcare team: clinicians, administrators, and allied health staff.