An integrated approach to wellness
At the CMA, we take a multi-pronged approach to meet the needs of:
Physicians and medical learners
We provide articles, studies, videos and podcasts to help physicians, residents and medical students manage acute stress, lead healthy lives and establish sustainable medical practices.Resources for physicians, residents and medical students
Our collection of reliable resources can help hospitals and clinics build, improve on and measure the impact of wellness programs.Resources for institutions and leaders
Whether you’re just starting to introduce wellness into your curriculum or have already embraced it, these resources will help you instill a wellness mindset in medical learners and instructors.Resources for medical educators
Wellness tools and resources
Access reliable health and wellness resources selected and reviewed by experts.
Physician health and wellness data
Overview of the CMA’s National Physician Health Survey and other Canadian data sets on physician health and wellness.View resource Physician health and wellness data
Pandemic Recovery and Reintegration
COVID-19 has caused significant stress for physicians. Understand the stressors and strategies that can affect pandemic recovery and reintegration.View resource Pandemic Recovery and Reintegration
Physician Wellness: Burnout Among Rural and Remote Physicians is a Significant Issue We Can Help With
A profile of rural medicine physicians who share their perspectives on how burnout affects them, their colleagues and communities. Learn more from Dr. Sarah Lespérance, Dr. David Bradbury-Squires and Dr. Sarah Giles.View resource Physician Wellness: Burnout Among Rural and Remote Physicians is a Significant Issue We Can Help With
Physician profile: Dr. Sang and the 2021 National Physician Health Survey
Profiling new physician Dr. Laura Sang as she shares her perspective on physician wellness and the 2021 National Physician Health Survey conducted by the Canadian Medical AssociationView resource Physician profile: Dr. Sang and the 2021 National Physician Health Survey
CANADIAN CONFERENCE ON PHYSICIAN HEALTH
Nov. 3-4, 2023 | Montreal, QC
Share your knowledge on how we can build a sustainable and fulfilled health workforce
Submission deadline: June 1, 2023
2021 CMA National Physician Health Survey
National dataset to help inform recommendations for system-level changes to improve physician and medical learner health and wellness
Physician Wellness Support Services
The pandemic and the health care system crisis continue to impact the well-being of physicians and medical learners.
It’s okay to ask for support.
Are you in distress? Get help now.