2017 11 07 Suicide Among Physicians: Why Is It Happening? What Should We Do? GRAND ROUNDS
Title: Suicide Among Physicians: Why Is It Happening? What Should We Do?
Elizabeth Bromley, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor-in-Residence, Department of Psychiatry and Bio-behavioral Sciences
Resources: See PowerPoint Presentation Slides
Statement of Disclosure:
The Kaiser Permanente East Bay Richmond Medical Center has determined that the speakers and the planning committee for this program do not have affiliations with any corporate organizations that may constitute a conflict of interest with this program. Kaiser Permanente does not endorse any brand name products.
East Bay Area - Richmond is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
East Bay Area - Richmond designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)TM.. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nurses may report 1 hour of credit towards the continuing medical education requirements for license renewal by the California Board of Registered Nurses.
This program will be of interest to all primary care physicians. Specialist and other interested clinicians are invited to attend within their scope of practice where applicable.
As a result of this session, participants will be able to:
1. By the end of the presentation, attendees will recognize 3 characteristics of physicians at elevated risk for depression and suicidality and be able to name 3 protective factors.
2.Attendees will be able to describe an approach to identifying and approaching a colleague who appears to be at risk for depression and/or suicidality.
3. Attendees will be able to name 2 approaches that are not ideal for working with a colleague who appears to be at risk for depression and/or suicidality.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™