Albuquerque, NM., April 14, 2021 – SurgeonMasters CEO Jeffrey M. Smith, MD, FACS, CPC to deliver a talk, Professional and Peer Coaching to Enhance Wellness, during an invited session at the Annual Dr. Joel Lubin Memorial Visiting Professorship at the University of New Mexico Orthopaedic Department Grand Rounds.
“Coaching is a partnership between two bright, caring individuals working together for one common goal. The common goal is a truly powerful thing. A coaching relationship offers numerous benefits, many of which lead back to wellness and creating our own unique work-life rhythm” Jeff Smith, MD, SurgeonMasters CEO and Surgeon Coach
About Dr. Joel Lubin:
Dr. Joel Lubin UNM Orthopaedic Class of 2001 passed away on March 31, 2012. Joel was an outstanding person, doctor, friend, and father. He was dedicated to learning and teaching. He was a valued member of our UNM Orthopaedic family and is greatly missed by the community. In honor of Joel’s life and legacy, the Sandia Orthopaedic Alumni Society (SOAS) established the Joel Lubin Visiting Professorship funding a renowned orthopaedic specialist to present at Grand Rounds and spend a day helping to educate current UNM Orthopaedic Residents and enhance their experience at UNM.
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 surgeon 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 is 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.
Learn more about booking Jeff to speak about topics like physician coaching, wellness, burnout, and moral injury.
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