The Challenge of Balancing Medical Lives: Double-binds, Neuroscience, and Habit Change

February 7, 2019

Presenter: Laura Kastner, PhD

Planners: Jyoti Rau, MD; Wakako Nomura, MD; Kavitha Jayachandran, MD

 

Target Audience

All Physicians

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the paradoxical pressures on physicians which lead to both burnout and the struggle to balance professional and personal lives.
  • Discuss the science of stress, the neural dynamics of reward/threat systems which powerfully determine human behavior, and the difficulty with “top-down” control from the prefrontal cortex.
  • Assess personal allotments of time and dissonance, commit to small habit change, and connect with someone about intention.

Additional Information

Location: 
Building: 
Santa Clara Medical Offices
Conference room: 
MOB A1
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
02/07/2019
Course expires: 
02/21/2019
Event starts: 
02/07/2019 - 12:30pm
Event ends: 
02/07/2019 - 1:30pm
710 Lawrence Expy.
Santa Clara, CA
United States

Disclosure: The presenter & planning committee members for this activity have disclosed that they have no relevant relationships with commercial or industry organizations. The CME Department has reviewed their disclosure information for the planner(s) and/or committee/faculty for this program and they do not have relationships that present a relevant conflict of interest. Kaiser Permanente does not endorse any brand name products. 

Kaiser Santa Clara is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Kaiser Santa Clara designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure: The presenter & planning committee members for this activity have disclosed that they have no relevant relationships with commercial or industry organizations. The CME Department has reviewed their disclosure information for the planner(s) and/or committee/faculty for this program and they do not have relationships that present a relevant conflict of interest. Kaiser Permanente does not endorse any brand name products. 

Kaiser Santa Clara is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Kaiser Santa Clara designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
02/07/2019
Course expires: 
02/21/2019
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