Work-life balance

September/October 2015 Issue
Physician Burnout: Its Origin, Symptoms, and Five Main Causes [Feature]

Burnout is everywhere, buy you can't fight an enemy unless you recognize it.

September/October 2013 Issue
Working With International Populations - Abroad or in Your Own Backyard [Feature]

Finding the right path to pursue international health care requires answering the right questions and choosing the right partners.

January/February 2013 Issue
Physician Resilience and Burnout: Can You Make the Switch? [Feature]

The author details the impact of "burnout" on physicians. It is estimated that burnout starts during medical training and continues throughout a physician's career and is linked to four qualities that are inherent to most physicians: service and sacrifice, excellence, curative competence, and compassion. The author suggests resiliency training and a new curriculum for students as a possible solution.

September/October 2011 Issue
A Life Checkup [The Last Word]

When was the last time you took an honest look at your life?

Sep-Oct 2009 Issue
Are You Thinking Right? [The Last Word]

Learning to challenge negative thoughts can vastly improve our lives.

Apr 2008 Issue
A New Epidemic: Administrative Fibrillation [The Last Word]

If you're prone to overcommitment, you may be at risk for A-fib.

Jun 2007 Issue
Balancing a Personal Life With OB Care [The Last Word]

Family physicians can deliver babies and have a life, but not without setting some guidelines.

Feb 2006 Issue
Doctorhood and Motherhood [The Last Word]

Medicine and parenting possess many similarities, but they differ in at least one significant way.

Apr 2005 Issue
Having It All, a Little at a Time [Balancing Act]

The author shares her experiences as a mother and a physician, and explains how her worklife and homelife have changed as her children grow up.

Sep 2004 Issue
Making a Living and a Life [Balancing Act]

The author outlines a goal-setting process he has used throughout his career to help him achieve personal and professional satisfaction.

Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 Next

Information From Industry

Email Alerts

Don't miss a single issue. Sign up for the free FPM email table of contents and e-newsletter.

Sign Up Now