Beyond Burnout and Resilience

Beyond Burnout & Resilience

Enduring Solutions for Transformation
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About this Workshop

A Solutions-based Approach to Enduring Personal, Professional and Organizational Transformation.

Our 2-½ day physician-led workshop will help physicians in all phases of their careers to find balance, wellbeing and synergy by increasing their self-awareness, professional awareness and clarity surrounding the complexity of the organizations in which they work and health care in general.

November 3-5, 2017

Westin Kierland Hotel

Scottsdale, AZ


Workshop Goals

2-1/2 Day Physician-Led Workshop will...
  • Leave you energized and focused with a personal and professional development plan.
  • Provide pre- and post-workshop activities to maximize your self-discovery and amplify your onsite learning and growth.
  • Guide you on a thorough, intensive program led by physicians at the pinnacle of wellness research.
  • Instill techniques to navigate your increasingly complex health care system.
  • Infuse a lasting sense of community with peers who provide support, mentorship and guidance.
  • Strong emphasis on personal reflection opportunities that will be provided on a daily basis utilizing engaging formats.

Educational Objectives

Upon completion of the workshop you will…
  • Demonstrate an increased awareness of how various stressors impact personal and professional performance that can then impact patient care outcomes.
  • Achieve practical and sustainable approaches to gaining improved balance and perspective in your personal life.
  • Achieve practical and sustainable approaches to implement improved professional initiatives that positively impact patient care.
  • Demonstrate insights toward implementing improved techniques for navigating and helping change the complex healthcare organizations in which you work.
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Learn from the Recognized Experts

The following physicians are widely recognized for their contributions and thought leadership in the realm of physician wellness including resilience, burnout and how to mitigate the impact on the health care community. We encourage you to review their profiles and connect with them online.

Dan Diamond, MD

Well known for creating an exciting learning experience, Dr. Diamond engages the mind of the learner leaving participants with practical concepts they will never forget. As an experienced family physician and an award-winning educator, Dr. Diamond delivers practical information on transformation with creativity and skill. In 2014, Dr. Diamond received the Presidents Volunteer Service Award from President Obama and he also received the Quality of Care Lifetime Achievement Award, Healthcare Heroes. He recently authored a called Beyond Resilience: Trench-Tested Tools to Thrive Under Pressure.

Daniel Friedland, MD

As Founder & CEO of SuperSmartHealth and the Chair of the largest integrative health organization in the country, Daniel helps people harness and leverage stress to become a motivating energy source so that they can resolve conflicts, collaborate, accomplish more, continually innovate, and find greater success and significance at work and at home. He is the author of the first medical textbook published in the United States on Evidence Based Medicine – now the standard of care for all healthcare practitioners. He recently published, Leading Well From Within, Conscious Leadership and Transforming Burnout into Resilience an evidence-based book with a foundation in neuroscience and mindfulness practice.

Don Kennedy, DO, MBA, PhD, CPE

D. E. Kennedy at the age of eight discovered surfing and grew up working and surfing the east coast and California. He has 30 years of practice experience in family and geriatric medicine. At the age of fifty-two, Dr. Kennedy returned for his master’s degree in business and completed his PhD in Leadership in 2015. He was founder and CEO of three family medicine practices, set-up and managed urgent care centers. Dr. Don Kennedy writes to improve lives and is the only physician in the country practicing Motivational Medicine. His latest book, The Surfer’s Journey, is a research-based fable using Don’s love for Mother Ocean to motivate and develop socially conscious leaders he calls transformational heroes.

Wiley W. Souba, MD, MBA, ScD

Dr. Souba has regularly been ranked as one of The Best Doctors in America by his peers and has been widely recognized for his clinical expertise. His work was funded by the National Institute of Health for 20 years and he has published more than 500 peer-reviewed articles, abstracts and book chapters. The editor of two books and author of another, he is recognized for his innovative approaches to developing leaders and leadership. He lectures regularly, conducts workshops and has published extensively on diverse topics such as health care and leadership challenges, personal and organizational transformation, leading oneself, barriers to effective leadership, and the language of leadership.


As a participant you will be invited to engage in a short series of pre-work activities designed to promote your self-awareness of your current mind-set to your personal and professional wellness prior to the workshop.

Activities will include:

  • Initial development of personal/professional statements
  • Engagement in psychometric assessments and reporting of aggregate findings
  • Introduction of self-reflection activities






Following the live event, you will be invited to engage in a variety follow up exercises and community building sessions, including:

  • a digital, peer-to-peer networking community
  • Coaching and mentorship from out expert staff
  • Exclusive and participatory webinars for event attendees
  • Lots of other high-quality educational content exclusive to Career Services members

Most importantly, we recognize that the continuation of our work with you as a course participant is absolutley essential to the future success and longevity of the lessons learned from your time with us in Scottsdale. Career Services will make every effort to bring the lessons full-circle for you, ensuring your lifelong opportunity to become or develop further as a physician leader.


We look forward to seeing you there!


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