Faculty workshop: Becoming a Mindful Provider – Incorporating Mindful Awareness
In this course, physicians will be introduced to the concept of mindful awareness and learn the mindfulness techniques to bring a sense of peace, joy compassion and generosity to their daily life.
Talks and guided meditations will be tailored to physicians and the many challenges they face.
The course will consist of talks, guided meditations, silent meditations and ample time for discussion, and each participant will create their own written formula for becoming a mindful provider.
Facilitated by: Frank W. J. Anderson M.D., M.P.H., FACOG, professor of obstetrics and gynecology
Date: Friday, May 8
Time: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. (Breakfast and lunch provided)
Location: BSRB Seminar Rooms, first floor
This workshop is hosted by the Office of Faculty Development and is intended for faculty. If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation to attend this workshop or have questions about accessibility, please contact us at UMMS-Faculty-Development@med.umich.edu or 734-764-2574.
Please also let us know if you have any dietary restrictions or food allergies. Advance notice is necessary as some accommodations may require more time for the University to arrange; therefore, letting us know at least 2 weeks in advance is much appreciated.