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Medical Student Well-Being

An Essential Guide

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  • Covers physician burnout for medical students, institutions, and others
  • Written by experts in medical student burnout prevention
  • Chapters follow a consistent layout for readability

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About this book

This book tackles the most common challenges that medical students experience that lead to burnout in medical school by carefully presenting guidelines for assessment, management, clinical pearls, and resources for further references.  Written by national leaders in medical student wellness from around the country, this book presents the first model of care for combating one of the most serious problems in medicine.  Each chapter is concise and follows a consistent format for readability.  This book addresses many topics, including general mental health challenges, addiction, mindfulness, exercise, relationships and many more of the important components that go into the making of a doctor.

Medical Student Well-being is a vital resource for all professionals seeking to address physician wellness within medical schools, including medical students, medical education professionals, psychiatrists, addiction medicine specialists, hospitalists, residents, and psychologists.

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Table of contents (9 chapters)

Editors and Affiliations

  • Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, USA

    Dana Zappetti

  • Cornell University, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, USA

    Jonathan D. Avery

About the editors

Dana Zappetti, M.D.
Associate Dean of Student Affairs
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Weill Cornell medical College
445 East 69th Street, OH-110
New York, NY 10021

Jonathan Avery, MD
Director of Addition Psychiatry
Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry
Weill Cornell Medical College
525 East 68th Street, Box 140
New York, NY 10065

Bibliographic Information

  • Book Title: Medical Student Well-Being

  • Book Subtitle: An Essential Guide

  • Editors: Dana Zappetti, Jonathan D. Avery

  • DOI:

  • Publisher: Springer Cham

  • eBook Packages: Medicine, Medicine (R0)

  • Copyright Information: Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019

  • Softcover ISBN: 978-3-030-16557-4Published: 14 June 2019

  • eBook ISBN: 978-3-030-16558-1Published: 04 June 2019

  • Edition Number: 1

  • Number of Pages: XII, 195

  • Number of Illustrations: 2 b/w illustrations, 9 illustrations in colour

  • Topics: Psychiatry, Clinical Psychology, Internal Medicine, Practice and Hospital Management, Public Health

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