Overview of Physician Wellbeing: The Problem, Technological Causes, and Potential Solutions

Express Talk | Plenary Session

April 15, 2019 | 9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. CDT

Dr. Peter Yellowlees kicks off this 2 1/2 hour, 5-part mini seminar with an overview of physician wellbeing – the problem, technological causes and potential solutions.


  • Peter Yellowlees, MD, Professor and Chief Wellness Officer, UC Davis Department of Psychiatry

This is part 1 of a 5 part series.

Part 2 – Pediatrics, Technology and Clinician Wellbeing
Part 3 – The Role of Technology in the Military, and its Impact on Provider Wellbeing
Part 4 – Hear from Kaiser Permanente and How They Address Burnout and Wellbeing
Part 5 – What Practical Steps Involving Technology can be Taken to Mitigate Burnout?