Physician Well-Being Conference

Family Physician Health and Well-Being Conference

Naples Grande Beach Resort in Naples, FL | April 18-21, 2018

Welcome to well-being. Rejuvenate during a three-and-a-half-day onsite experience, while creating an action plan to help reduce risk or actual causes of physician burnout. A component of the AAFP’s Physician Health First initiative, this one-of-a-kind conference is purposefully designed to address the unique challenges family physicians face.

At this conference, you will:

  1. Come together with other family physicians to focus on individual wellness.
  2. Hear experts from across the country engage on the subject of well-being.
  3. See solutions for improved professional satisfaction and better patient care within a broken system.

Approved for up to 18 AAFP Prescribed credits. View all statements and agreements »

Schedule subject to change.  

Day 1 - Wednesday, April 18
Day 1 - Wednesday, April 18: 7:00 - 8:00 amOptional Morning Group Activities:
Yoga Class for Providers, Group Run, and more.*
Day 1 - Wednesday, April 18: 8:00 - 9:00 amHot Breakfast Provided
Day 1 - Wednesday, April 18: 9:00 - 9:30 amWelcome and Opening Keynote: Why are WE Here: The Burnout Impact of Physician Well-being
Day 1 - Wednesday, April 18: 9:30 - 10:00 amA Broken System: The AAFP Response
Day 1 - Wednesday, April 18: 10:00 - 10:30 amCoaching: Why are YOU Here and How Can WE Help?
Day 1 - Wednesday, April 18: 10:30 - 11:00 amBreak
Day 1 - Wednesday, April 18: 11:00 am - 12:15 pmWorkshop Sessions (Choose One):
  • Yoga in Minutes*
  • Primal Play
  • Inbox Management
  • Managing Connections for Building Resilient Performance
  • Fiscal Well-being & Debt Management for the New Physician*
  • Beyond Burnout: Mental Health & Suicide Risk - Intervening for Struggling Colleagues
Day 1 - Wednesday, April 18: 12:15 - 1:30 pmLunch Provided
Day 1 - Wednesday, April 18: 1:30 - 2:45 pmWorkshop Sessions (Choose One):
  • Building a Team Inside the Exam Room for Primary Care
  • Primal Play
  • Inbox Management
  • Managing Connections for Building Resilient Performance
  • Yoga for the Type A Mind & Stressed Out Body*
  • Physician Burnout: An Occupational Health Crisis
Day 1 - Wednesday, April 18: 2:45 - 3:15 pmBreak
Day 1 - Wednesday, April 18: 3:15 - 4:30 pmWorkshop Sessions (Choose One):
  • Yoga for Relaxation & Stress Reduction*
  • Fiscal Well-being & Debt Management for the Physician Mid-Career & Beyond*
  • Building a Team Inside the Exam Room for Primary Care
  • EMR Pearls and Documenting with Sanity
  • Beyond Burnout: Mental Health & Suicide Risk - Intervening for Struggling Colleagues
  • Physician Burnout: An Occupational Health Crisis
Day 1 - Wednesday, April 18: 4:30 pmAdjourn
Day 1 - Wednesday, April 18: 5:00 pmParticipant Reception
Day 2 - Thursday, April 19
Day 2 - Thursday, April 19: 7:00 - 8:00 amOptional Morning Group Activities:
Yoga Class for Providers, Group Run, and more.*
Day 2 - Thursday, April 19: 8:00 - 9:00 amHot Breakfast Provided & Roundtable Discussions*
Day 2 - Thursday, April 19: 9:00 - 9:45 amOpening Plenary: Reducing the Drivers of Burnout in the Clinical Workplace
Day 2 - Thursday, April 19: 9:45 - 10:15 amCoaching: Enhancing Your Personal Growth
Day 2 - Thursday, April 19: 10:15 - 10:45 amBreak
Day 2 - Thursday, April 19: 10:45 am - 12:00 pmWorkshop Sessions (Choose One):
  • Quadruple Aim Blueprint Strategy
  • Cultivating a Servant Heart: Connecting to Your Purpose
  • Maintaining a Healthy Lifestyle on a Physician's Schedule
  • EMR Pearls and Documenting with Sanity
  • Kayaking in Rough Waters
  • Finding Your Voice: Advocating for Yourself, Your Patients, & Others
Day 2 - Thursday, April 19: 12:00 - 1:15 pmLunch Provided
Day 2 - Thursday, April 19: 1:15 - 2:30 pmWorkshop Sessions (Choose One):
  • Yoga for Exercise & Strength*
  • The Healer's Stories*
  • The Art of Delegation
  • Direct Primary Care
  • Kayaking in Rough Waters
  • Family Matters: Communication for Healthy Families
Day 2 - Thursday, April 19: 2:30 - 3:00 pmBreak
Day 2 - Thursday, April 19: 3:00 - 4:15 pmWorkshop Sessions (Choose One):
  • Practical Approach to Walking in Balance
  • The Healer's Stories*
  • Change Talk: Implementing Motivational Change in Yourself
  • Direct Primary Care
  • Principle-based Lean Leadership to Prevent Physician Burnout
  • Responding to Suffering: Mindfulness & Mindful Communication
Day 2 - Thursday, April 19: 4:15 pmAdjourn
Day 2 - Thursday, April 19: 7:00 pm

Optional Evening Group Activities*

Day 3 - Friday, April 20
Day 3 - Friday, April 20: 7:00 - 8:00 amOptional Morning Group Activities:
Yoga Class for Providers, Group Run, and more.*
Day 3 - Friday, April 20: 8:00 - 9:00 amHot Breakfast Provided & Round Table Discussions*
Day 3 - Friday, April 20: 9:00 - 9:45 amOpening Plenary: Improvisation & the Art of Medicine: Adaptable Skills for an Uncertain World
Day 3 - Friday, April 20: 9:45 - 10:15 amCoaching: Being a Leader to Help Create a "Well" Team  
Day 3 - Friday, April 20: 10:15 - 10:45 amBreak
Day 3 - Friday, April 20: 10:45 am - 12:00 pmWorkshop Sessions (Choose One):
  • Become a More Relaxed, Healthier Physician
  • Beyond Resilience: Cultivating Compassion & Gratitude
  • Recapturing the Joy in Medicine
  • Using Strengths to Build Your Team & Improve Satisfaction
  • Conversations that Connect
  • Reducing the Drivers of Burnout in the Clinical Workplace (Physician Culture)
Day 3 - Friday, April 20: 12:00 - 1:15 pmLunch Provided
Day 3 - Friday, April 20: 1:15 - 2:30 pmWorkshop Sessions (Choose One):
  • Become a More Relaxed, Healthier Physician
  • Beyond Resilience: Cultivating Compassion & Gratitude
  • Recapturing the Joy in Medicine
  • Physician Leadership Power Tools
  • The Contemplative Physician*
  • Reducing the Drivers of Burnout in the Clinical Workplace (Organization)
Day 3 - Friday, April 20: 2:30 - 3:00 pmBreak
Day 3 - Friday, April 20: 3:00 - 4:15 pmWorkshop Sessions (Choose One):
  • Responding to Suffering: Mindfulness & Mindful Communication
  • The Contemplative Physician*
  • Using Strengths to Build Your Team & Improve Satisfaction
  • Physician Leadership Power Tools
  • Conversations that Connect
  • Finding Your Voice: Advocating for Yourself, Your Patients & Others
Day 3 - Friday, April 20: 4:15 pmAdjourn
Day 3 - Friday, April 20: 7:00 pm

Optional Evening Group Activities*

Day 4 - Saturday, April 21
Day 4 - Saturday, April 21: 7:00 - 8:00 amOptional Morning Group Activities:
Yoga Class for Providers, Group Run, and more.*
Day 4 - Saturday, April 21: 8:00 - 9:00 amHot Breakfast Provided
Day 4 - Saturday, April 21: 9:00 - 10:45 amCoaching: Putting it All Together, and Planning Next Steps
Day 4 - Saturday, April 21: 10:45 - 11:15 amBreak
Day 4 - Saturday, April 21: 11:15 am - 12:15 pmClosing Keynote Speaker: Dan Diamond, First Do No Harm: Why Mindset Matters
Day 4 - Saturday, April 21: 12:15Conference Adjourns

* indicates a non-CME activity. Schedule subject to change.  


CME Credit Statement

This Live activity, Family Physician Health and Well-being Conference, with a beginning date of April 18, 2018, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 18 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The AAFP is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Academy of Family Physicians designates this Live activity for a maximum of 18 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit.
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The Family Physician Ecosystem

The AAFP has designed this unique conference to address the factors affecting your well-being, by addressing them from the family physician ecosystem’s five points of entry:

 

Physician Ecosystem

The Family Physician Ecosystem

  • Health Care System – Advocating to improve regulation and documentation burdens
  • Organization – Promoting leadership skills for success within organizations
  • Practice – Improving efficiencies for a sustainable practice
  • Individual – Developing well-being habits to address physician fatigue
  • Physician Culture – Addressing the mindset of physician self-sacrifice

Explore the AAFP’s interactive web portal for resources dedicated to improving physician well-being.

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Explore the AAFP’s interactive web portal for resources dedicated to improving physician well-being.

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