Lunch & Learn

Event

Lunch & Learn

Event Date/Time: 
February 20, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: 
Building B, Small Dining Room
Description: 
<p>LUNCH &amp; LEARN</p><p>Integrative Health and Wellness Monthly Series 2019-2020</p><p><b>Medical Moral Injury: A Better</b></p><p><b>Approach to Understanding and Preventing Burnout Among Health Professionals?</b></p><p><b>David W. Alexander, Ph.D, D.Min, CDR, CHC, USN</b></p><p>Chaplain, USUHS and AFRRI</p><p>Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences</p><p>February 20, 2020&nbsp;Thursday</p><p>12:00-13:00</p><p>Small Dining Room Building B Cafeteria USU</p><p><b>Objectives</b>:</p><p>·&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Interact with the emerging conversation on “medical moral injury” as an alternate approach to understanding the phenomenon of increasing instances of “burnout" among healthcare&nbsp;professionals.</p><p>·&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Distinguish the common features of "medical moral injury" from the common features of other forms moral injury (including military moral&nbsp;injury).</p><p>·&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Brainstorm a few community-based strategies for preventing some of the more disorienting features of medical moral injury among contemporary health&nbsp;professionals.</p>