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The Wellness Connection

The Wellness Connection is a place for physicians, residents and medical students to gather and discuss shared experiences, to get support, seek advice and help support each other. This multi-functional virtual space offers group support sessions, led by trained facilitators, as well as education and resources.

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Key factors affecting health and wellness for residents

Results from the National Physician Health Survey show residents reporting higher rates of burnout, depression screening and lifetime suicidal ideation compared to other physicians. This follow-up analyses identifies the behavioural and occupational factors affecting the wellness of residents in medicine.

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Key factors affecting health and wellness for women in medicine

Results from the National Physician Health Survey show women physicians reporting higher rates of burnout, depression screening and lifetime suicidal ideation compared to men. This follow-up analyses identifies the behavioural and occupational factors affecting the wellness of women in medicine.

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Canadian Conference on Physician Health 2019: Conference Presentations

An archive of some of the presentations from the two-day event, on a range of physician wellness topics including peer support programs, healthy work and practise environments, diversity and inclusion in medicine, and resiliency curriculms.

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ICPH 2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the BMA, AMA and CMA have decided to postpone the International Conference on Physician Health to April 28-30, 2021 at the same venue (IET Savoy Place, London). 

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The CMA provides grants to help physicians tackle issues that matter to the medical professions and health care in Canada. Join our community engagement platform and help inform our work.

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Perspectives on physician health

Get fast facts about physician health and hear perspectives about the importance of supporting physician health and wellness in this two-minute video.

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