The School of Medicine Faculty Development Program, sponsored by the Office of Faculty Affairs, assists our faculty by providing workshops, programs, and resources that focus on academic advancement, enhancement of teaching and research skills, and leadership development. Information and valuable resources about wellness are also made available to faculty through our website.
Thursday, March 30th, 2017
07:30 AM - 09:00 AM
UConn HealthAcademic Rotunda
Humor in Health Care - Presented by John D. Kelly, IV, M.D., University of Pennsylvania Perleman School of Medicine
John D. Kelly IV, M.D.
Please plan on joining us for the next School of Medicine Grand Rounds. Dr. Kelly is an orthopedic surgeon who believes in healing through compassionate humor. He has appeared in numerous comedy venues including Oprah Radio and writes extensively on issues of physician wellness and emotional health. He will convey the power of humor as a means for healing others and ourselves.
Learning Objectives: Participants will (be able to):
1. Recognize and appreciate the value of humor in healing and health promotion.
2. Understand: Illustrate how appropriate humor can be a positive influence on individuals and cultures.
3. Appreciate: Describe the role that positive humor has in guarding against health care provider burnout.
CME will only be provided for "live" viewing only.
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