Mental Health: May 2018

Burnout. Resiliency training. Mindfulness. These are buzzwords that are ubiquitous in the training of housestaff, a response to distressing stories of resident suicide in recent years. In honor of Mental Health Month, we dedicate our May theme issue of in-House to the mental health of physicians-in-training.

Locker Room Culture in Medicine
Syed Samin Shehab, MD, internal medicine resident at Boston Medical Center

A Modest Proposal: There is No Substitute for Time in Medicine
Kevin Chun, MD, psychiatry resident at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Combating Burnout Through Advocacy: A Resident’s ACGME Journey
Amanda Pannu, MD, family medicine chief resident at University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

Physician Addiction: A Guide to Recognizing Addiction in Our Colleagues
Richard Alan Morgan, DO, attending physician guest author

Ryan Yarnall, MD, internal medicine resident at OU School of Community Medicine