Medical professionals are more prone to stress, burnout, depression, and suicide. Now you can help do something about it.
Become a Well-being Champion and guide fellow students to a healthier state. Help them build skills to create a culture of well-being and overcome the numerous challenges they face in the classroom and clinical setting.
While applications are currently closed, you can still register to join the events listed below to get involved today!
Well-being Champions receive training to produce and facilitate workshop sessions at their medical schools. The sessions cover six specific wellness topics that comprise the Bridge to Better series.
Champions meet virtually on a regular schedule and in person twice a year to develop skills in instruction, training, curriculum development, and programming.
Mentorship and training are provided by past Well-being Champions and family physician experts in education and well-being.
In addition to supporting their student peers and positively contributing to their communities, by participating in the FMIG Well-being Champion program, students receive tangible benefits including:
Are you a Champion and ready to schedule a Your Bridge to Better session at your institution? Download the Facilitator Guide.
After completing the form, you will receive an email containing:
If you have questions about the FMIG Well-being Champion program or the application, please email Nicole Johnson at email@example.com
Physician Health First: Building Resiliency Intersectionally During Graduate Education (BRIDGE) is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $2,200,002 with zero percentage financed with non-governmental sources. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.