Wellbeing pp 245-253 | Cite as

Emerging Areas of Research

  • Robert Wright
  • Arghavan Salles
  • Dana Lin
  • Claudia MuellerEmail author
Part of the Success in Academic Surgery book series (SIAS)


The study of physician wellbeing and how best to assess it is still very much a work in progress. In this chapter, we describe several innovative approaches to the promotion of physician wellness which have been implemented at various institutions. Specifically, we identify both organizational and individual interventions and discuss their outcomes and limitations.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert Wright
    • 1
  • Arghavan Salles
    • 2
  • Dana Lin
    • 1
  • Claudia Mueller
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Department of SurgeryStanford UniversityStanfordUSA
  2. 2.Stanford University School of MedicineStanfordUSA

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