Vancouver, British Columbia – SurgeonMasters CEO Jeffrey M. Smith, MD, FACS, CPC invited to address surgeon wellness and coaching during an invited session at the Orthopaedic Update 2021. In his first talk, Dr. Smith will serve as the Patterson Lecture in his address, Surgeon Performance, Coaching, and Developing the 8 Habits of Highly
Successful Surgeons. On day two of the meeting, Dr. Smith is the invited British Columbia Orthopaedic Association lecturer. His talk is titled, “Burnout, Surgeon Distress, Wellbeing, and Wellness: the way I see it.”
About the event:
Orthopaedic Update provides a forum for Orthopaedic surgeons across British Columbia to stay abreast of current research and innovations in clinical practice while networking with colleagues. This year’s topics include the following:
Patterson Lecture: Surgeon Performance, Coaching, and Developing the 8 Habits of Highly Successful Surgeons – Jeffrey M. Smith, MD, FACS, CPC
BCOA Lecture: Burnout, Surgeon Distress, Wellbeing, and Wellness: The Way I See It – Jeffrey M. Smith, MD, FACS, CPC
About Jeffrey M. Smith, MD, FACS, CPC
Dr. Jeffrey M. Smith is a practicing Orthopaedic Traumatologist, Director of the San Diego Orthopaedic Trauma Fellowship, and a physician coach. With over 20 years of experience within an academic and private practice, he has learned to cope with the ups and downs of being a performance-driven surgeon and even experienced some episodes of burnout during his career. Through his personal experience and research, he has developed his own methodology for performance improvement – The 8 PRACTICEs of Highly Successful Surgeons, techniques that address resilience training, professional development, leadership training, surgeon wellness, and burnout prevention. Dr. Smith continues to be driven by his passion to positively impact the lives of his patients recovering from injury as well as other Surgeons to transform their habits inside and outside the operating room with the goal of creating sustainable, lifestyle-friendly surgical practices.
Paul M. Hiller
Subscribe to the SurgeonMasters mailing list to receive updates on offer a variety of educational materials including regular blog articles, podcasts, and webinars.