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Strategies for Integrating a Multidimensional Behavioral Medicine Approach into a General Surgery Residency Program
(Posted October 2018)
Heidi Allespach, PhD; Danny Sleeman, MD, FACS; Gerd D. Pust, MD, FACS; and Carl I. Schulman, MD

This article is intended for surgical program directors and faculty who are interested in learning about specific ways to integrate a “surgeon wellness” curriculum into their programs. The objectives are to:

  • Understand the importance of developing multidimensional wellness programs for surgical residents
  • Describe targeted strategies that directly and indirectly enhance surgeon wellness
  • Assist readers in generating new ideas regarding how to integrate a wellness curriculum into their programs

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